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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Out of Order, Useless—or Both?

In Mexico there are two ways of letting people know that something isn't working properly; they are interchangeable, with some exceptions

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Cardinal Numbers in Words

It's said that even people who can waltz through a lie-detector test will stumble doing arithmetic in a foreign language

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Ordinal Numbers in Spanish

In Spanish, ordinal numbers get complicated way before cardinal numbers; this article guides you through the variations

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A Nasty Little Syllable

Modern conversations in Mexico are frequently interspersed with the word "güey"—which means several things and, just as often, nothing