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Course was updated for August 2016.
Do you want to communicate in Spanish in a way that WOWS people?
Mastering Spanish written accents allows you to impress others when you speak and especially, when you write. It doesn't matter if you're a native Spanish speaker, or someone who is just starting to learn Spanish, by using written accents, you will come off as more educated, more fluent and especially, more clear.
In this course, you will learn the foundation for understanding Spanish accents, but you'll do so in a way that is fun, engaging and immediately applicable.
Instead of having to look up words in the dictionary or online to see if they have accents or not most of the time, you will hardly use the dictionary. Why? Because after taking this course, you won't need to.
This course consists of several components of Spanish language that will help you communicate in a way that looks professional in your personal, interpersonal, professional and educational setting.
Having a good grasp on Spanish accents will ensure that you speak, read, write and communicate in a way that makes your interactions precise instead of vague, confusing, foolish or even controversial.
This course, which consists of 35 lectures, will allow you to:
1. Understand the why behind Spanish accents
2. Know the factors that influence whether words have accents and when they don't
3. Learn how to communicate with accents effectively
4. Increase your confidence when communicating in Spanish
5. Master your linguistic abilities to your greatest potential
6. Learn how to use diphthongs to your advantage instead of fearing them
7. Learn how to analyze and dissect words just enough so that you can be more empowered to apply accents effectively
8. Keep your ability to communicate with Spanish accents top notch
What are the course requirements?
Something to take notes with and your willingness, diligence and above all, your curiosity.
Who Should Take This Course?
Not for you? No problem.
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|Section 1: Introduction|
Welcome, Introduction And Why You Should Learn Accents ASAPPreview
What Type of Accents Will This Course Cover?Preview
What You'll Need For This CoursePreview
|Section 2: Learning Accents Is Easier Than You Think|
How The Consistency Of The Spanish Language Benefits YouPreview
What ARE Accents?Preview
How The Anatomy of A Word Helps You Identify The Placement Of The Written Accent
What Are Tonic Syllables And How Are They Helpful?
So, What’s The Big Fuss About Accents?
English Alphabet vs. Spanish Alphabet
Quiz for Sections 1 and 2
|Section 3: Splitting Words Into Syllables|
Two Quick But Essential Guidelines for Splitting Words Into Syllables
Splitting CVCV and VCV Words Into Syllables
Splitting Up VCCV Words Into Syllables
Splitting Up VCCCV Words Into Syllables
Review of How To Split Spanish Words Into Syllables
Breaking Words Down Into Syllables Quiz
|Section 4: The Power Of One or 2 Individual Letters|
Analyzing Vowels and Their Strength
Introduction to Diphthongs
3 Ways For Approaching Diphthongs In a Simple Manner
Splitting Up Words With A Weak And A Strong Vowel
Splitting Up Words With Two Weak Vowels
Splitting Up Words With 2 Strong Vowels
|Section 5: Spanish Word Classification|
Classification of Spanish Words
Preparing to Fully Understand The 4 Spanish Word Categories
Spanish Word Categories Quiz
|Section 6: Homonyms|
Interrogative Word Homonyms In Questions
Interrogative Words Homonyms That Answer Questions
Dealing With Both Interrogative Homonyms In The Same Statement
Why is “Porque” So Confusing?
|Section 7: Conclusion|
Haydee Montemayor is the writer, teacher, editor and blogger behind Love and Treasure, a site dedicated to inviting people to focus on what really matters: love.
However, without proper communication, it is essentially impossible to communicate love perfectly in a way that is received as intended.
Needless to say, Haydee loves language. She is highly bilingual in both English and Spanish and is often praised for the depth of her linguistic abilities, which include her writing and her grasp of both English and Spanish grammar.
Haydee obtained a Spanish minor and graduated with honors. Furthermore, along her educational career, she obtained several coveted educational Spanish awards.
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