The influence of the English language is as dominant as ever. With technology advancing through smart phones and social media it is easier for non-English speakers to learn many Anglowords. Words like E-mail, Chat, Show, Happy Hour, Man, and Business and of course the words OK and bye now make a fundamental part of our language. Let’s not forget that these words bring culture and identity with them. A great example is the Happy Hour.
NO GRAMMAR NO DRAMA.
I have always wondered who’s got it best. A Latin American who is trying to learn English, Or An American trying to learn Spanish? Often, I hear people debating which language is easier to learn and which is harder. I am not sure if I found the answer to this but I am willing to try. When I arrived in New York City, I was 17 years old. I spoke very little English and had no idea what grammar was. Having said that, my first challenge as an immigrant was not to get a job or start school but rather figure out what these new Yorkers are saying.
Are you worried about doing business with Spanish-speaking clients? Or are you already doing business with Spanish clients but still feel that you need to improve your Spanish skills? We can help you feel more at ease when discussing business in Spanish or giving a presentation to your Latin-American clients?
Sometimes it might be overwhelming to arrive in a country where everyone around is talking a foreign language and you have no idea what is going on. Wouldn’t it be great if you had enough language survival skills to understand and communicate in Spanish the moment you arrive? We often help beginners become proficient.
Everyone in the business world understands the importance of learning Spanish. Today over 25 million Hispanics are employed in the US workforce at all business levels. Nearly 20 percent of the total population in the US is Hispanic, this means that doing business with Spanish speaking customers and vendors is essential.
If you are looking to learn basic Spanish survival skills for travel to Latin American countries or, if you want to refresh the Spanish language skills you learned at school – and you’d love to be able to hold conversations with Spanish native speakers – our specialized tutoring will prepare you.
Our Spanish Conversation Tutors Visit Your Home in Manhattan, Brooklyn or Queen’s. Long ago, when I was in high school, I went from being not so good at math to being one of the best math students in my class – thanks to the experienced and talented private tutor that my parents hired. His pedagogical approach was very different from the frustrating repetition of math formulas the teacher demonstrated at school.
Proverbs About the Weather in Spanish. We did it New York! We finally made it through the poor weather. The temperature is rising up and we are starting to dress down. Finally, we can say short shorts and long socks don’t match anymore and jackets can stay home with boots and coats.