Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Spanish for Dummies” as Want to Read:
Spanish for Dummies
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Spanish for Dummies (For Dummies)

3.46  ·  Rating Details  ·  202 Ratings  ·  12 Reviews
Learn Latin American Spanish quickly and painlessly The job market for those who are bilingual is expanding rapidly. Businesses and government agencies are hiring translators; retailers and advertisers are concentrating more energy in targeting the Spanish-speaking; and hospitals and agencies are seeking to overcome language barriers.

Whether you're a student studying Spani
...more
ebook, 432 pages
Published January 6th 2011 by For Dummies (first published December 1st 1999)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Spanish for Dummies, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Spanish for Dummies

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 703)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Justin
Oct 01, 2011 Justin rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I owe all of my pronunciation from this book. It is very helpful in that area. If you want to hope to simply blind somebody with your incredible Spanish speaking ability then this would be the book to fake it.

This is an excellent starting point for learning Spanish, but I would recommend to search for something with more of a grammatical approach as learning Spanish can be a tad bit overwhelming.

As your learning matures, move on to other books, and don't forget to find a buddy to speak with. Y
...more
Vivian
Aug 17, 2011 Vivian rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A good book to get started in learning Spanish. It is also a good book to keep for review, reference, and resources.
Angel Thomas
Mar 20, 2014 Angel Thomas rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
here I am realy escited thinking That I am going to learn some spanish I couldn't get past the first few pages cause I was so confused I wouldn't recomend this to any one
Ashley
Mar 02, 2016 Ashley marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
#
NC
Own in paperback.

FS: "If you're familiar with the term "Latin Lover," you may not be surprised to know that Spanish is called a Romance language."

LS: "Learning Spanish is going exceedingly well."
David Flapan
May 13, 2012 David Flapan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
As awesome as this book (and series) is, nothing compares to actual use when learning languages!
Changing my email/cell phone/Facebook to Spanish mode helped very much!
Jessica
Aug 28, 2014 Jessica rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Jessica by: me
If you were in a specific situation and wanted phrases to say there, this would be a good book. For actually learning the language, it kind of sucks.
Michelle
Mar 26, 2016 Michelle rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: dnf
Just not effective for me. It may work great for someone else though since we all learn differently.
Diane
May 20, 2012 Diane rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Practicing my Spanish for trip to Cozumel. Need more words for shopping spree. LOL.
Isabelle
Ouais, j'essaie, en espérant l'Argentine l'année prochaine !
Gail Brilling
May 27, 2014 Gail Brilling rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves:
excellent addition to my Berlitz cds
Sarah Johnson
Aug 19, 2012 Sarah Johnson rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
interesting
LeighAnn
LeighAnn marked it as to-read
Jul 21, 2016
Dewayne
Dewayne marked it as to-read
Jul 17, 2016
marina corinne butler
marina corinne butler marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2016
Gerri Kreiser
Gerri Kreiser marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2016
Meilina
Meilina marked it as to-read
Jul 13, 2016
Arno De Bruijn
Arno De Bruijn marked it as to-read
Jul 13, 2016
Olivia Phillips
Olivia Phillips marked it as to-read
Jul 12, 2016
Carly Chameleon
Carly Chameleon rated it liked it
Jul 09, 2016
jimmy15
jimmy15 marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2016
Chrystal Varela
Chrystal Varela marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2016
Sarah
Sarah added it
Jul 05, 2016
heather marie sullivan
heather marie sullivan rated it it was amazing
Jun 26, 2016
Myron Estibeiro
Myron Estibeiro rated it it was ok
Jun 23, 2016
Gustaf Didriksson
Gustaf Didriksson marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2016
Heather
Heather marked it as to-read
Jun 22, 2016
Agyei Holland
Agyei Holland marked it as to-read
Jun 10, 2016
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 23 24 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • Mythology for Dummies
  • Economics For Dummies
  • Calculus for Dummies
  • Art History For Dummies
  • French for Dummies [With CD (Audio)]
  • Piano for Dummies [With Play-Along]
  • Job Interviews For Dummies
  • Guitar For Dummies
  • Mutual Funds For Dummies
  • Philosophy for Dummies
  • Fitness for Dummies
  • U.S. History For Dummies
  • Genetics For Dummies
  • Organizing for Dummies
  • Drawing for Dummies
  • Shakespeare for Dummies
  • Nutrition for Dummies
  • Forensics for Dummies

Other Books in the Series

For Dummies (1 - 10 of 79 books)
  • A Little Bit of Everything For Dummies
  • Football for Dummies
  • French All-In-One for Dummies, with CD
  • Diabetes for Dummies
  • Calculus for Dummies
  • Statistics for Dummies
  • Mythology for Dummies
  • Accounting for Dummies
  • Scrivener For Dummies
  • Judaism for Dummies

Share This Book