Searching for ways to learn Spanish — fast? If you’re behind the curve and feel like it’s a daunting task, you may be thrilled to learn there are numerous, affordable resources awaiting your curious mind.
The following are some tips to help you become a Spanish language genius.
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Like anything else you try for the first time, you’re not going pro right off the bat. The secret to your success is to get started with a beginner’s guide to Spanish.
An excellent one is Easy Spanish Step-by-step by Barbara Bregstein. It’s a bestseller on Amazon.
Don’t waste precious time, especially while you’re on the road. Pimsleur has a basic course that you can listen to as you go to and from work, while running errants or on road trips. It’s $24.95 and comes with 10 powerful CDs that will get you moving towards proficiency.
If you’re looking to completely dive in and want a course that will take you from beginner to advanced, Living Language Spanish is an excellent choice. It includes 3 books, 9 CDs, a complete online course, apps, and more.
If you’re looking for fast ways to learn Spanish, there’s nothing wrong with starting back at the beginning — like a child. In fact, why not make learning Spanish a way to bond as a family? Here’s a great book for you and the kids. It’s both entertaining and informative.
Finally, one of the best ways to strengthen your Spanish skills is to read stories/books you may have already read in English. Here is a great collection of short stories to start with.