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
His mind was talking him out of being confident in Spanish!
The conversation was much like so many others I’d experienced. My student that day, let’s call him Richard, was coming to the end of his Spanish language course. He’d worked...Read more
"I'm doing things at my own speed, and that's ok!"
I often say to my students that learning Spanish is a marathon not a sprint. There is no quick-fix so whenever you see marketing that promises ‘be fluent in three months’... well,...Read more
Top 5 reasons to learn Spanish as a mature student...
There is a common misconception that the older you get, the harder it is to learn a new language. Wrong! Whilst the idea of enrolling on a language course may...Read more