When you're learning Spanish, sometimes keeping up the motivation to stick with your study can be a challenge. Fortunately, there's a lot of wisdom out there about the value of learning; here are just few of the Fluencia team's favorite quotes.
Vocabulary is an important cornerstone to learning a language: by some estimates, you’ll need to know about 3,000 words to be able to interact in day-to-day situations. Fortunately, flashcards and drills aren't the only way to learn vocabulary. One technique that can be both successful and fun is incidental learning, or what you might think of when you think of the term “context clues.” All you need to do for this method is read, watch, or listen to something in Spanish!
When you first start learning and speaking Spanish, you might feel like you're messing up left and right. Learn why mistakes are actually a valuable and important part of the learning process, and why you might want to start making them more often!