Articles Tagged ‘learning spanish’

Basic Spanish for Travel in Chile

Basic Spanish for Travel in Chile September 18, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Welcome to Chile! Photo by wallygrom (back home!) on flickr. If you had to learn just a handful of phrases to ease your trip to Chile, you’d do it, right? Some of these are basic Spanish, but they have a Chilean flair, as they’re how we say things here. They’ll work in other countries...

Chilean Slang, Where to Begin!

Chilean Slang, Where to Begin! July 8, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
If you don’t understand Chilean slang, you’re frito, cachai? (you’re in bad shape, got it?) Photo courtesy of Daquella manera on Flickr Chilean Spanish is rumored to be “mutually intelligible” with other forms of Spanish, but I’ve sat through a very slangy movie with...