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Are you looking for good reasons to speak Spanish? In this article I am going to list three why one should speak Spanish.

Good reasons to Speak Spanish – What it makes of us.

Learning Spanish, or any foreign language for that matter, increases the chances of better job opportunities. This is defenitely a benefit, but one of the things that people underestimate most is the education that we receive while learning a new language.

The willingness to study a new language suddenly opens new reservoirs that we can tap into. Studying a new language expands our own personalities.

The better we become in speaking a new language the more our thinking will receive new impulses from the language and the way others think. When we communicate with others we discover and learn things in other cultures that would otherwise have been barred from us.

By speaking a foreign language we learn to see the people and the foreign culture with different eyes, the way we perceive others changes, it makes us more tolerant of other cultures and perhaps the opinions and outlooks of others. Couldn't we do with a bit more tolerance in our society?

Good reasons to Speak Spanish – Tapping into a new culture

Even if we read about a country, the culture and the people, unless we communicate with the people in their own language can we really appreciate and understand their way of living. When we Speak a foreign language people will show respect for our efforts, however little we speak.

As a tourist in a foreign country we have to rely on tour operators to inform us about interesting places to visit, but being able to communicate with the local people in that country we get to see places that would normally only be frequented by locals. It is far easier to get a few insider tips about good restaurants, places to shop, visit etc. Places perhaps less frequented by other tourists.

Good reasons to Speak Spanish – Good for Business

By 2050, according to the Census Bureau in the U.S., Hispanics will make up 30% of the total population, this is by far the fastest growth of any population group. These statistics will have an enormous impact on many sectors in the country.

From a economic point of view companies that cater to the needs of this population segment can secure a substantial portion of a market. There is no doubt that cultural differences will trigger other demands, which regular businesses might otherwise not cater for.

Needless to say that this development will increase the opportunities for people with the knowledge of the Spanish language.

There are many ways to learn to talk Spanish. Depending on your lifestyle and the time at your disposal you could learn Spanish at a Spanish language school or make use of a multitude of opportunities that Spanish online classes offer.


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