Courage vs. Confidence
Getting out and using our Spanish can push us out of our comfort zone. We feel vulnerable and under the spotlight. However, I can tell you one thing for sure - your...Read more
Looking into the future...
I am frequently asked “how can make my Spanish sound more natural?” In the early days of learning Spanish, we spend a fair slice of time talking in the present...Read more
Spanish Pronunciation Tips (…and avoiding “¿qué? face!")
We've all been there. You've practiced a new word, tried to use it and get greeted by a shrug-of-the-shoulders and a confused expression... they have no idea what you just said! There...Read more
What is easy about learning Spanish?
Spanish has always been a go-to language for English speakers to learn due to its practicality and wide reach. Quick history lesson (bear with me)... Spanish is one of the...Read more
Pleased to meet you...
This little story was a lesson for me in how making a mistake with your Spanish is not always bad news! Early on in my own learning journey I’d been invited...Read more
How are you doing with your Spanish?
I regularly meet with students who are at varying stages of the Spanish learning journey. There are so many learning options out there... Evening classes Using an app Books Online...Read more
Sorting our BIEN from our BUENO...
Firstly, let’s look at the meanings. The Spanish word bien means fine and also well, whereas the word bueno means good. Nice and simple, right? Not always...! We use bien...Read more