What are the advantages of having a foreign friend?

Many people tend to think that distance draws people apart, even though that is not necessarily the case. Thanks to technology and globalization is it now very simple to have a conversation with people that live on the other side of the world, without having to sit through a 10-hour flight; which is not necessarily a bad thing if you are planning to go on holidays for a visit. Having friends abroad definitely has some advantages.

Why is it important to know Spanish?

Speaking a foreign language was never as important as it is now. Throughout the XXI century it has become a main need, on both a personal and professional level.

Traveling

Traveling can be one of the greatest experiences one can have as a human being; some of the most enjoyable things are appreciating the little details of the new places one visits. Here are some tips that will help you enjoy every second of every place you travel to.

The advantages of practicing a language with Lingbe

It’s amazing how much technology has evolved, it is now one of the main tools human beings rely on to make life much more simple. The Internet has managed to reach almost every corner of the planet, improving communication and interaction between people who are actually very far apart. This is what makes Lingbe possible. Being able to contact people from all around the world at anytime and anyplace opens up a whole world of possibilities. Did you ever think you were going to be able to practice language conversation with native speakers across the world? Or, Did you ever think you might be the one teaching your own native language to a foreigner in another continent?

Curiosities of Mexican Culture

Mexican culture has been one of the most recognized cultures worldwide, but also one that has gone through a lot of changes. With the arrival of the Spanish, a lot of customs and traditions have been adopted from Spain, which nowadays are still seen in Mexico. If you want to get to know more about this country’s rich culture and traditions read on.

Practice a language and don’t die trying

Over the years it’s become more and more important to know how to speak a second language, for both professional reasons and personal convictions. The three most used languages in the world are Mandarin, Spanish and English. In Mexico only 5% of the population practices or understands a foreign language, English being on the top of the list, so if what you want is to be part of this minority and help the percentage grow here are some simple tips that will help you speak, write and read in another language.

American Culture

These tips on American culture are the first of our Help Me to Help You language practicing series which will hopefully help you have an even better experience on Lingbe by offering you topics to talk about with your new friends. Read on and enjoy!  

4 Tips to Practice Spanish

The best way to practice a new language is definitely through conversation sessions. Did you already find a Spanish conversation partner on Lingbe? What are you waiting for!