Welcome to the Aderalingua Learn Spanish course. This is a free, online course to help you learn to speak the Spanish language. If you are just starting to learn Spanish, this course will allow you to quickly start speaking common Spanish phrases, while building up a solid Spanish vocabulary. If you already know some Spanish, this course is a great way for you to review and improve your Spanish speaking skills.
This course concentrates on Spanish phrases and vocabulary to help you start speaking the Spanish language quickly.
Many of the lessons contain pictures to help you associate the Spanish words to the objects they represent. Most lessons contain online flashcards to help you learn the Spanish words and phrases. Quizzes are also included so you can test your progress.
In unit 1 you learn common Spanish words and phrases, as well as Spanish grammar to help you speak the language correctly. The lessons cover the usage of nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, and more. Many examples are included, as well as practice questions to help you learn.
In unit 2 you learn useful Spanish phrases that are used in everyday life.
In unit 3 you'll learn more useful Spanish vocabulary. The vocabulary lessons in this unit cover topics such as people, parts of the human body, nature, the house, kitchen items, food, numbers, colors, and transportation.
Unit 4 consists of short stories in Spanish to help improve your Spanish reading comprehension. The English versions of the stories are shown alongside to help your understanding of the story.
Let's get started learning Spanish.
Unit 1 - Beginning Spanish
You'll also learn the irregular verb decir (to say).
Unit 2 - Useful Spanish Phrases
Unit 3 - Spanish Vocabulary
Review and Practice
Here are some tests to help you review and practice what you have learned in this course, as well as to help you test your progress. You can take the tests as many times as you like. The questions will be a bit different each time you take the tests.
Spanish Short Stories
This unit contains short stories in Spanish. The English version of each story is shown beside the Spanish version to help your understanding of the story. The aim of these stories is to improve your reading comprehension in Spanish and increase your Spanish vocabulary. Don't worry about understanding every Spanish word in the story. The more you read the story, the better your comprehension will become.
Appendix - Spanish Basics
Here are a few tips to help you learn Spanish.
- Try and spend at least fifteen minutes a day learning Spanish.
- Spend some time every week writing in Spanish: short conversations, descriptive paragraphs, and/or whatever comes to mind.
- When you have a few minutes free time, try thinking in Spanish. You can think about your surroundings, things you plan to do, or just try and remember common Spanish phrases.
- If you have friends who speak Spanish, or are learning, try to speak with them in Spanish.
- Once you have learned some Spanish vocabulary, try watching Spanish movies and tv shows, and reading Spanish stories like the ones included in this course.
More Learning Resources
This section contains a list of resources to help you learn to speak the Spanish language.
Google Translate provides Spanish to English and English to Spanish translations.
Project Gutenberg has some free Spanish ebooks.
Here are a few online Spanish newspapers.
Listen to online radio and tv to help improve your listening skills.
Youtube video showing how to pronounce some basic Spanish phrases.