25 Words That Have a Different Meaning When You’re Latina
25 Words That Have a Different Meaning When You’re Latina
By Raquel Reichard | 02/21/2016 - 11:00

Words can hold completely different meanings for different people, even if all the terms are found in Webster's Dictionary.


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Language Lesson: The African Origins of Some Spanish and Portuguese Words
Language Lesson: The African Origins of Some Spanish and Portuguese Words
By Raquel Reichard | 02/09/2016 - 14:28

This article originally appeared in Latina magazine's February 2016 issue.


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15 Spanish Words That Don't Exist in English
15 Spanish Words That Don't Exist in English
By Raquel Reichard | 01/13/2016 - 13:26

How many times have you tried to explain something to a pal in English and realized that word you use with your familia i


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Spanglish Memes
9 Memes Every Spanglish Speaker Can Relate To
By Latina Staff | 01/06/2016 - 15:53

If you begin a sentence in English y termino en español, you probably speak a uniquely American language: Spanglish.


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Latina Spoken Word Poet Celebrates The Beauty Of Latino Accents
Watch As This Badass Spoken Word Poet Celebrates the Beauty of Latino Accents
By Cristina Arreola | 12/04/2015 - 10:59

Denice Frohman, an award-winning poet from New York City and the badass behind "Dear Straight People", preaches the beauty of Latino accents in an impassioned two-minute spoken word poem.


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WATCH: This Viral Video Proves Just How Similar the Spanish Language is to Arabic
WATCH: This Viral Video Proves Just How Similar the Spanish Language is to Arabic
By Raquel Reichard | 11/11/2015 - 10:58

Two young women of color are catching the attention of millions of Internet users with a new video illustrating just how similar the Spanish and Arabic languages are.


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Spanglish Terms
10 Spanglish Words & Phrases You Need In Your Life
By Latina Staff | 09/30/2015 - 16:40

Mami told us not to speak Spanglish, pero like we can't help it.


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Same Word, Different Meanings! 7 Spanish Terms To Think Twice Before Saying
Same Word, Different Meanings! 7 Spanish Terms to Use Wisely
By Latina Staff | 04/18/2015 - 10:00

Better think twice: some of these Spanish words mean something completely innocent in one country — and something vulgar in another.


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12 Problems That Latinos Who Don’t Speak Spanish Have
12 Problems All Latinos Who Don't Speak Spanish Will Understand
By Samantha Leal | 05/28/2014 - 10:22

“Yes, I am Latina. No, no habla español.” Sound familiar? Here, some of the biggest problems Latinos face when they admit they don’t speak Spanish. 


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Spanish #2 Most Spoken Language In Pretty Much Every State
Spanish #2 Most Spoken Language In Pretty Much Every State
By Samantha Leal | 05/14/2014 - 14:56

In not-so-shocking news, Slate has rolled out a series of maps identi


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