Posts

Street sign with the words what do you mean? in reference to the Colombian word "vaina"

Vaina, the most used and versatile Colombian word

The word "vaina" is such an important part of the Colombian lexicon. It's a word we use daily; it's simple and complex at the same time, so it deserves an entire article!
Two young women laughing about Colombian Spanish

20 words that only make sense in Colombia

Are you "amañado" in Colombia? It's time to know some of the unique Colombian Spanish expressions and explain what they mean.
I love you in Spanish: Different levels of love, from "Te quiero" to "Te amo"

I love you in Spanish: Different levels of love, from “Te quiero” to “Te amo”

If you want to tell someone you love them in Spanish, what would you say "te amo" or "te quiero"? What is the difference between the two verbs?
Happy couple in a date at a restaurant.

All you need to know to flirt and date with Colombians

Looking for some expert flirting tips? We've got you covered. Here's everything you need to know to flirt and date Colombians.
9 ways to improve your Spanish writing skills

9 ways to improve your Spanish writing skills

How to Improve your Writing Skills in Spanish?. These tips will help you to become a better writer as a non-native speaker.
Tips for mastering Spanish gender

Tips for mastering Spanish gender

Confused about the gender of Spanish nouns? Don't be! Learn the rules to help you know whether a word is masculine or feminine!
False friends: Spanish/English false cognates

False friends: Spanish/English false cognates

Find out what false friends in linguistics are, and which of these 'friends' you need to avoid as an English speaker learning Spanish.
20 funny Colombian expressions and what they mean

20 funny Colombian expressions and what they mean

Some of the most common Colombian Spanish slang expressions are also the funniest. Here are 20 phrases that are so silly you'll never forget them!
7 tips for perfect Colombian Spanish pronunciation

7 tips for perfect Colombian Spanish pronunciation

Working on your Spanish pronunciation skills is definitely worth the effort. Use these strategies to make learning easier.
Learn about Colombian food while improving your Spanish language

Learn about Colombian food while improving your Spanish language

How would traveling be without trying local dishes? Trying new foods is not only delicious, it is also an opportunity to learn about a new language.