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Learning Spanish

Learning Spanish is one of the most beneficial things you can do when coming to Spain. Politeness costs nothing, and whether it is ordering some food, or going shopping for household goods… this section enables you to do just that – completely free!

The Spain Buddy Spanish language survey results
 June 21, 2016  Alan Gandy

The Spain Buddy Spanish language survey results

A couple of weeks ago we posed this question to readers of our website “How good are your Spanish language skills?” Here are the results.…

Survey: How good are your Spanish language skills?
 June 9, 2016  Spain Buddy

Survey: How good are your Spanish language skills?

We were wondering what the average level of Spanish language skills amongst residents (and regular visitors too). So, here’s a short survey so we can…

Crossword – countries in Spanish
 February 29, 2016  Elle Draper

Crossword – countries in Spanish

Today’s Spanish crossword shouldn’t be too tough as it’s just a small one and we’ve flipped it so that the countries in Spanish are the…

Spanish crossword – relationships
 February 22, 2016  Elle Draper

Spanish crossword – relationships

Today’s Spanish crossword is on the theme of relationships. Some of those may be family and others may be friends. One thing’s for sure –…

Spanish crossword – in the school
 February 8, 2016  Elle Draper

Spanish crossword – in the school

Today’s Spanish crossword is on the theme of “in the school” and contains words you are likely to hear in that environment, although I’ve thrown…

 Elle Draper

Spanish crossword – medical terms

Spanish crossword – medical terms

Today’s Spanish crossword is on the theme of medical terms. It’s certainly a gap in my own process of learning the lingo so has benefitted me in writing it as much as it will help you when visiting the doctor or a hospital in Spain.

 Elle Draper

Learn Spanish | What are people called in Spain

Learn Spanish | What are people called in Spain

After a conversation on a group on Facebook when I asked: “What are people called in Málaga?”, this article was born. Most areas in Spain have official names for their residents, but many also have informal names.

 Elle Draper

Learning Spanish words for shapes

Learning Spanish words for shapes

I have to say that learning Spanish words for shapes wasn’t particularly high on my agenda. We’ve tended to learn the words and phrases that our own lives threw at us. But recently that changed and I realised that there was a gap to be filled. So… here you go…

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