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Benefits of learning Spanish through music

Are you facing difficulty in finding suitable Spanish tutor? Are you already attending a Spanish class but having difficulty in sitting through the boring class? If yes, then these are some common symptoms that you may face while embarking on a journey of new language learning process.

Thankfully there are several less conventional methods where you can learn a new language like Spanish without any hassle. You may have seen many blogs suggesting you learn Spanish from YouTube channels, Spanish movies and different shows. But then the fast conversational methods used in the movies and shows will puzzle you and will give you a hard time in memorising the words.

Spanish is the fourth most commonly spoken language in the word; hence it is very much necessary that you learn the language. But the most motivational factor behind Spanish learning is the sweetness and the romance present within the language.

We have an excellent learning idea for you. Learn Spanish through music. Learn Spanish through songs. You might wonder why songs and music? You already know the answer to that. Do you remember the lyrics of your favourite song? If you like a song, then do you mutter the song for a long time? Do the essence and the lyrics of a song you love to stay on your mind for a long time? We know that the answer is yes. So learning Spanish with the help of music and songs will help you in easy memorization of the words and the phrases.

Learning a new language and remembering all of it is heard for every individual. Sitting in a classroom for long hours or memorising notes for the entire day will get boring after some time. In a classroom, all you will get is the one-sided knowledge on the language and no interaction. You need to feel a language and make a language comfortable in order to learn the language.

The Spanish language bears the traits of the Latin American culture. The traditions and the sweetness of the culture are reflected in the language itself. Thus when learning Spanish by hearing the Spanish songs then the soothing music gives you an insight into the Spanish culture which you will not be able to find in the boring pages of a Spanish book.

Singing along with the Spanish song not only helps you improve your vocabulary but also help you to embrace the culture and the romantic tunes of the song. But then your choice of the musical song will also contribute a lot to your learning process.

Here are some of the tips which will help you to choose a suitable Spanish song and also help you to learn the language in fun.

  • Choose clearly pronounced song: The song with the easy lyrics will not only help you to understand the language but will also help you to grasp the language easily. So in the case of a clearly pronounced song if you will find any hard words then you will be able to search them out and check out the meaning.
  • Choose catchy beats: Romantic songs are good but not always. Choose a song with catchy beat it will engage your attention and will be played at the back of your mind continuously which will by default force you to memorise the lyrics and also understand the meaning.
  • Take help from FluentU: If all these above-mentioned strategies are difficult for you then you will be able to easily use the FluentU app which provides you with a range of Spanish musicals from cartoons and Disney channels. Since you are beginner hence the easy words used in these musicals will not only help you to understand or interpret the sentences but will also help you to memorise the words.
  • Choose an English song dubbed in Spanish: How many times have you hear English songs of Enrique and Shakira? We are sure you might have noticed the difference in their pronunciation while singing any English song. This is because they are originally Spanish singers. So what you can do is, if these two are your favourite ones then look up for their songs which have been dubbed in Spanish it will be easier to check the pronunciation.