Are you wondering what you should do to learn Spanish? Well, I have a nice surprise for you today!I chatted—in both English and Spanish—with Spring Spanish teacher Mariana to discuss some strategies for learning Spanish or any language in a fun and easy way! Basically, I shared my ideas and experience as a polyglot, and she elaborated on ...

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“Con los idiomas estás en casa en cualquier lugar” ("With languages you feel at home everywhere") - Edward De Waal I could have sworn I was in Mexico. Every word I heard spoken was in Spanish. Every word I could read—on the walls, on the products, on the doors—were all in Spanish. Though I was already fluent in ...

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I don’t spend much time thinking about “What if?” but today’s article is an exception, because it’s about sharing all of the knowledge I’ve acquired over the last few decades about learning languages the SMART way! If I had the ability to travel back in time and guide Young Luca with the ways of Current Luca, I would ...

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Are you too old to learn a language at 30, 40, 50, 60 or even 70 years old? Let’s let Susan B., a student at the SMART Language Learning Academy, answer that question.“I am an almost 80 year old woman who has been studying Spanish on her own for 2 1/2 years. Learning another language has made me ...

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Rekindling the flame for your language learning journey can feel like a daunting task. However, if there’s a little voice whispering to you, “Get back to learning Spanish…” (or whichever language you gave up on), then it might be time to dust yourself off and try again.  Whether you’ve taken a break from learning or faced setbacks, reigniting ...

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Many people claim that polyglots are natural born language learners. Others may claim that they’re secret government agents, meant to spy on the general public with their sneaky language skills.  And a select few will probably take a more rational and objective approach, identifying that polyglots make language learning a priority. More than that, they tend to create an ...

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