Learn Spanish in A Fun Way
Studying is generally hard especially when done to memorize and use something out of what you have learnt. However, when you learn something in a fun way, you will notice that it will register easier and you will remember it with ease as well. Here are a few tips and suggestions on how to learn Spanish in a fun and entertaining way. When you link something you learn with an experience or activity, you will grasp it quicker and when you can remember it through the activity performed. Same technique can be applied to learn Spanish, through games and interactive forums where you will memorize and find the words to use because you are enjoying yourself in the process.
Most people don't practice speaking a new language because they are afraid of making mistakes and/or pronouncing it wrong; remember that before you learnt how to speak English as a child you make many mistakes in pronunciation and probably used many times the wrong word for the wrong object but that did not stop you from speaking or your folks for helping you learn. To learn Spanish or any other language you must practice speaking it out loud even if you say the wrong words or don't yet have the right pronunciation.
Join a Class Locally or Online
To learn Spanish quickly and enjoy it in the process, join a class; it is twice as hard when you learn it by yourself because you don't have anyone to practice it with or anyone to correct you when you pronounce the wrong way. In a class whether it is online or the traditional way, you will be able to converse with the teacher who will correct you and/or other students from whose mistakes you can learn as well. In order to learn Spanish you need to speak it everyday for at least an hour; practice the pronunciation and add to your vocabulary as well as use the words you already know.
The best way to practice and learn Spanish is with a native Spanish speaker even if he or she is not in your class; try and speak Spanish to him or her everyday and let him correct you as you go. Practice is the only thing that will make you perfect; watch movies in Spanish with English subtitles so you can translate the words to don't know. Carry a pocket dictionary in Spanish and try to translate and use as many words in Spanish as possible during the day.
Spanish is a beautiful language and in US due to the huge influence with have in the country of Spanish speaking citizens, it is very easy to find a neighbor, friend or colleague at work who is willing to practice his or her native language with you.