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Start learning European Spanish to be understood by 450m+ native speakers across the world. It has some differences to Latin American and Argentinian Spanish – the ‘c’ could give you away – it’s pronounced as ‘th’ in Spain and in Latin America they tend to say it as an ‘s’. We’ll help you crack it and you can always dip in to the other Spanish versions to test out the differences.§

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Spain

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Fun facts about Spanish

There is a Spanish word 'sobremesa' - literally, 'above table' - which describes the lazy time spent chatting and drinking after a meal.

In Spanish, your partner is called your 'media naranja' - half orange.

The phrase 'camarón que se duerme se lo lleva la corriente' - literally, a shrimp that sleeps is swept away by the current- means that if you don't pay attention, you'll lose out.

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