PinPoint Spanish: Insights into Mexican Spanish

Learn about the context and nuances of Mexican Spanish language usage with this PinPoint Spanish series

Learn about the context and nuances of Mexican Spanish language usage with this PinPoint Spanish series

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A Lesson in Object Pronouns

Some complications arise with object pronouns in Spanish when you're dealing with third persons singular and plural

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Euphemisms and Things Like That

Mexican Spanish makes use of a good number of euphemisms, which play along well with Mexico's penchant for polite language

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No Hay

If you have lived in Mexico for a while, the title of this article will sound a familiar ring

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The Gender Problem

In Spanish, feminine words end in an 'a' and masculine words in an 'o', and so do corresponding adjectives—but there are a number of exceptions

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Speaking with the Right Accent

In Spanish, accents are used for words that don't follow the rules for natural stress, to differentiate words with different meanings, and to split weak vowels