Why learn Spanish?
Spanish has more native speakers than any language other than Mandarin Chinese, with 442 million speakers. It is an official language in 20 countries, including Mexico, Colombia, Spain and Argentina. It is also by the second most widely spoken language in the United States after English with almost 40 million speakers.
A global language
Three of the 21 largest economies in the world are Spanish speaking: Spain, Mexico and Argentina.
Spanish is one of the official languages of the United Nations and World Trade Organisation.
It’s easy to learn
Spanish is one of the easiest languages for English native speakers to learn due to a large amount of common vocabulary, although some elements of grammar and pronunciation are difficult.