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Why learning Spanish as a second language?

There are several reasons why learning Spanish as a second language can be beneficial, here we have named a few.

Spanish is widely spoken, is the second most spoken language in the world after Mandarin Chinese, with over 580 million speakers worldwide. Learning Spanish can open up opportunities to communicate with people in many countries, including Spain, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, and others.

Spanish is the official language of 21 countries, including Spain, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, and many others. It is also widely spoken in the United States, where it is the second most spoken language after English. In fact, Spanish is the most commonly taught foreign language in U.S. schools and is spoken by millions of people in the country.

Career opportunities, many employers seek bilingual employees, and Spanish is a highly sought-after language in many industries, including healthcare, education, law enforcement, and business.

Cultural enrichment, learning Spanish can also provide a rich cultural experience, including exposure to literature, music, and art from Spanish-speaking countries. This can lead to greater empathy and understanding of other cultures. El Recreo Spanish offers great family events to bring Language and Culture together, visit our events page here

Travel, knowing Spanish can make travel to Spanish-speaking countries easier and more enjoyable. It can also help to navigate local customs and traditions, making travel more authentic.

Cognitive benefits, learning Spanish can also provide cognitive benefits, such as improved memory, problem-solving skills, and creativity. It has also been linked to delaying the onset of dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

Did you know El Recreo Spanish offers extra curricular lessons in primary and secondary schools? with lunch and after school clubs, workshops, PPA cover there is not better way to include Spanish Language and Culture as an MFL option to schools. Find out more here or contact us us to book a free demo at

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