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List of 21 Spanish-speaking countries and their capitals

Spanish-speaking countries

How many Spanish-speaking countries are there in the world? Well, there are 21 countries that have Spanish as an official language. These countries in alphabetical order are: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Equatorial Guinea, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Spain, Uruguay, Venezuela. Of course […]

Days of the week in Spanish with English translation - Los días de la semana en español y inglés

Days of the week in Spanish

One of the first things you come across when learning languages are the Days of the Week. List of Days of the week in Spanish Notice how the Spanish days of the week do NOT start with a capital letter. lunes (Monday) martes (Tuesday) miércoles (Wednesday) jueves (Thursday) viernes (Friday) sábado (Saturday) domingo (Sunday) One […]

Sports in Spanish - Los deportes en español

Sports in Spanish

This is the new cartoon chart we have created. Of course it only contains a small number of sports though it is a good start. We have some vocabulary notes that are completely in Spanish: Los deportes And another page where the Spanish vocabulary is explained in English: Sports in Spanish Once you have studied […]

Agreeing and Disagreeing in Spanish using También and Tampoco

Agreeing and disagreeing in Spanish

One of the easiest ways to agree with someone in Spanish is by using TAMBIÉN or TAMPOCO. También normally means TOO (and sometimes ALSO) whereas Tampoco means NEITHER or EITHER Tengo hambre. (I’m hungry) Yo también. (Me too) No tengo hambre. (I’m not hungry) Yo tampoco (Neither am I) If you want to quickly say […]

The Spanish Verb GUSTAR and how to say that you like something in Spanish

How to say LIKE in Spanish – Gustar

Saying that you LIKE something in Spanish can sometimes be difficult for an English speaker because the rules for conjugating (changing) the verb, in this case GUSTAR, are different from your normal rules. That is why we have just created a new page all about the verb GUSTAR in Spanish. (How to say you like […]

Members of the Family in Spanish

Family Members in Spanish – La Familia

Most students know the Padre is Father in Spanish and Madre is Mother. But how do you say great grandfather in Spanish? Or how about Mother-in-law in Spanish, and no, it’s not bruja …. yet you may hear this occasionally, though just not in front of her. 🙂 We have just created some pages with […]

Saint Patrick's Day in Spanish - El Día de San Patricio

St. Patrick’s Day in Spanish

Today, the 17th of March, is Saint Patrick’s Day and how do you say Saint Patrick’s Day in Spanish? – El Día de San Patricio In honor of this Irish celebration we have created a new Spanish vocabulary page about St. Patrick’s Day. Once you have read through the explanation in Spanish about what this […]

Valentine's Day in Spanish - Día de San Valentín - Día de los Enamorados

Valentine’s Day in Spanish

February 14th, the “official” day of love, romance and friendship, is known as Valentine’s Day in English. But, do you know how to say Valentine’s Day in Spanish? Well, interestingly there is more than one name for this special day. You will hear this day called either Día de San Valentín, Día de los Enamorados […]

La Navidad - Vocabulario y Tradiciones - Spanish Christmas Vocabulary and Traditions - Woodward Spanish

Christmas in Spanish

  It is that time of year with the craziness of Christmas upon us. We have been busy creating many different resources for learning about Christmas in Spanish. We have our Spanish Vocabulary about Christmas with typical traditions associated with this date: Christmas Traditions and Vocabulary in Spanish (completely in Spanish) We have also created […]

Thanksgiving Day in Spanish - Día de Acción de Gracias

Thanksgiving Day in Spanish

It’s that time of year again… El Día de Acción de Gracias, Thanksgiving Day in Spanish, is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in United States. Did you know that it is also celebrated in Canada on the second Monday of October? Since we have many Spanish teachers (and students) following us from both […]