I Speak Spanish Fluently

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 92 People

    Reading and Writing Spanish

    I was the first in my Colombian family to be born and raised in the US.  I speak Spanish fluently, but can only read it on a 4th or 5th grade level.  I've tried reading novels in Spanish, but it proves too difficult for me and I give up; I can't bring myself to read...
    girl80 girl80
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 19, 2008

    So I Lied to Get Into Your Group...

     Hola, me llamo david, soy estudiante primer un ano. En la clase de espanol somos estudiando los verbos reflexivos. Mucho Gusto, yo deseo oir todos tu.    please feel free to pick this pathetic attempt at spanish to pieces, i love to be corrected as i am i...
    Kitchen Kitchen
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Mar 7, 2008

    Born In S.florida You'd Think I Speak Spanish But......

    I was born and raised in Tampa,Florida.I was in the company of Cubans and Puerto Ricans daily.You would think 'He can Speak the language'.Nope.I had opportunities every year to learn the language,but I failed to learn it.Don't get me wrong,I know a few words like Buenos dias,si...
    Wallygator64 Wallygator64
    46-50, M
    1 Response Feb 1, 2012

    Oh yes I do....welcome to Texas!

    I speak Spanish 75% of my work day and I will say sometimes I find it hard to switch over when I leave!
    lavioletta lavioletta
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 2, 2014

    Aprendiendo Para Mejorar La Manera Que Me Comunico Con Todo El Mundo*

    I decided I wanted to learn spanish fluently when I realized how much it would benefit me, and how easily it came to me.  I then began to appreciate it when a friend of mine's mother and father didn't speak any english, and I was able to communicate with them.  Then I...
    rickschick7 rickschick7
    1 Response Apr 16, 2008

    Since 6th Grade

    i've taken spanish classes and excelled at them. i love the feeling of being able to correspond.
    possibly possibly
    18-21, F
    Feb 25, 2008
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