Tag Archives: Learning Spanish

Last Post from the South

So, looks like this might be my last post before heading off on my Patagonia adventure with my parents and then arriving HOME mid-December. Although I know I’ll miss Buenos Aires immensely (and if not Buenos Aires, definitely the fugazetta … Continue reading

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I am here for ONE more month.

(and have clearly exhausted all energy to create clever titles) On castellano So as I come around to the last couple weeks of living in BA and last month in South America (for now!), I’ve been thinking a lot about … Continue reading

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On the road again/ a castellano update

50+ hours wasn’t enough; I was so craving more hours on the beloved omnibus that I set off for Córdoba, Argentina this weekend! Our entire study abroad program, plus the one from Montevideo, Uruguay, went on the trip, which meant … Continue reading

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This is an English Binge

(because I’ve spoken only Spanish all a week and writing in English feels totally weird) Ok, this post is a lil long. In fact, I might even recommend reading it in two parts… but make sure you stop at an … Continue reading

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“I would, but I don’t wanna get robbed…”

Things I would do more if I wasn’t afraid of being robbed (a fear that has been inflated by the fact that a classmate was robbed three times over the course of two weeks):  Identify myself as a foreigner my unfurling … Continue reading

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Castellano, a veces

The language: So most of you probably heard me talk about how I would completely immerse myself in Spanish here by eschewing any and every situation in which I would be speaking English. Unfortunately, I have encountered a conundrum: if … Continue reading

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