Present tense or Preterite perfect?

We sometimes make mistakes to translate sentences literally from our native language to another one. This happens because we don’t use the same grammatical rules in Spanish and English. A common mistake English speakers usually make is that they use pretérito...

Spanish TV series to improve your listening skills

  Sometimes, we are unable to commit time to take Spanish lessons, and we try to study Spanish grammar textbooks and follow some websites to learn by ourselves, but we give up and feel demotivated because we don’t find a good way to learn Spanish. There are other...

Present tense or Progressive tense?

  Present and present progressive tense are very easy and they are the first tenses we learn. However, in specific situations, both Spanish and English speaker make a typical mistake because we try to translate from one language to the other. Let’s take a...

Podcasts to improve your listening skills in Spanish

Sometimes, we are unable to commit time to take Spanish lessons and we try to study Spanish grammar textbooks and follow some websites to learn by ourselves but we give up and feel demotivated because we don’t find a good way to learn Spanish. There are other...

Your Spanish journey starts here

A blog to help English speakers with their common problems when learning Spanish Learning a new language is a difficult process which requires dedication and perseverance. The first contact with the new language is going to be crucial to either gain motivation with it...