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Elsanne Barrows, Author at Expats In Mexico

Elsanne Barrows

Elsanne Barrows
Elsanne Barrows is a language teacher (Spanish and English) who moved to central Mexico in 2001 and became a bellydance diva. She swears it wasn’t her fault. Regardless, we love her work and articles on language acquisition. Contact her at elsasunshine@yahoo.com for information about her Spanish workshops for all levels.
False cognates

False Cognates: Spanish Communication Skills

What is a false cognate? Many find themselves in conversations, suddenly being misunderstood due to words that sound almost like the cognates in English, but...