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8 Tips on how to learn Spanish on your own

So, to get things clear… this post is not to brag about my genious Spanish skills. It is just because I get a lot of questions on how I learned enough Spanish to be able to communicate with my fellow…

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How to speak Guatemalan #3

1. Chapín(a) When you live here and you don’t know what a chapín is, you are definitely not ready to call yourself one. A chapín is someone from Guatemala, chapína is the female version. I like to refer to myself as a…

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How to speak Guatemalan #2

Ready to dive deeper into the wonderful language of Guatemala? V’a, here we go. Welcome to part two of How To Speak Guatemalan! 1. Chamusca My favorite word of this new list! Chamusca is a beautiful word to describe street football…

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How to speak Guatemalan #1

Guatemalan Spanish is absolutely a language on its own. When I started learning Spanish about two years ago I thought that the language was the same in every country. And although a Guatemalan can most likely understand someone from…