5-Minute Spanish

Why should you learn Spanish?

Ok, now you speak English but what language would you speak on a trip to Latin America? Spanish, of course, because most locals can't even say two English words.

So, why is it important to learn Spanish:

  • There are over 400 million Spanish speakers world-wide
  • With more than 33 million speakers, Spanish is the second largest language in the United States
  • Hispanics are the largest minority in the United States, with the majority of them being Spanish speakers
  • By learning Spanish, you'll be better able to communicate with Spanish speakers and solve all your problems that may happen abroad
  • Latin American countries are our most important trading partners
  • If you speak Spanish you are more competitive in the workplace
  • You can travel to a Spanish-speaking country and really get to know the culture

Learning a foreign language actually helps keep your memory sharp