By Yara Simon | 02/26/2014 - 12:19
Uh, that doesn’t mean what you think it means.
If you’re feeling insecure in your English to Spanish translating abilities, you’re not alone. Especially because there are some Spanish words that are trying to fool you. You know, the ones that look similar to English words but don't mean the same things. These are known as "false friends," and they are probably the reason your abuelita has given you some serious side-eye in the past. Here are some Spanish words you may have used incorrectly in the past:
By Cristina Arreola | 02/21/2014 - 09:59
A woman and her two children were brutally murdered by her ex-husband -- even after the woman submitted a police report to the NYPD, informing them that she feared for her life.
By Fox News Latino | 12/04/2013 - 13:26
A Texas middle school principal has been placed on paid leave after she banned the speaking of Spanish by students while in class.
In Hempstead, a town of about 6,000 about 50 miles northwest of Houston, a school district spokeswoman confirmed that Amy Lacey has been placed on leave pending investigation of her Nov. 12 announcement over the intercom at Hempstead Middle School.
By Cristina Arreola | 12/02/2013 - 12:23
Good news for everyone who prefers watching soccer in Spanish: That same excitement and energy is now available to football fans!
The NFL announced that it has come to a two-year agreement with FOX Deportes to broadcast a series of games, including Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2, in Spanish.
By Rosy Cordero | 12/02/2013 - 11:17
Roselyn Sanchez is striking. One look at her at the Latin Grammy Awards (or any other award show!) and it's clear. We caught up with the Puerto Rican beauty before she presented at the 14th Annual Latin Grammy Awards to chat about her beauty routine, babies and what it’s like seeing hubby Eric Winter kissing another woman!
As always, you’re looking flawless! Tell us about your makeup.
By Ana Luisa Suarez | 11/15/2013 - 14:21
We all know speaking Spanish is a wonderful thing, but did you know that it is actually beneficial to your health? NBC News reported that speaking a second language could help offset Dementia later on in life. Seriously!
Speaking Spanish might also be having a deeper impact on your life than you previously believed! You could actually improve your language skills, and a being an excellent multitasker, and keep your brain healthy, just to name a few! Read more on how speaking español can seriously save your life:
By Angelica Sereda | 09/28/2013 - 11:00
Rosetta Stone, the leader in language education, recently announced they would be launching an interactive bilingual app for kids. Their new app, Lingo Letter Sounds, aims to tap into early childhood language development and is said to be the beginning of a series of learning programs for kids.
Full of cute animations, the app is targeted to 3-6 year olds and promises to “promote
By Latina Staff | 09/24/2013 - 13:40
Need to brush up on your Spanish-speaking skills? You aren't alone. With an estimated 51 million Latinos in the U.S., there's no wonder why more and more people are learning how to speak Spanish! Here are 6 non-Latino celebrities speaking español!