Madrid attracts a lot of international people. People from all over the world go there for a few months. Some to learn Spanish, others to study in a business school and others to just learn about the Spanish culture. No matter what your goal is, going to language exchanges in Madrid is always a plus in your experience. Keep reading, because below we’ll give you 5 advantages of going to language exchanges in Madrid.
1. Meet interesting people
The first advantage of going to language exchanges in Madrid is the fact that you’ll meet a lot of interesting people there. You get to talk to others and you’ll realize immediately if you like these people or not. Fun fact: a lot of friendships in Madrid come from the language exchanges!
The second advantage of participating in language exchanges in Madrid is the fact that you get to practice your languages. There are always a lot of people from all over the world, so you don’t only get to practice Spanish and/or English, but also French, Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch, etc.
Also, a lot of people have problems with talking in a foreign language because they only learned grammar in school, but here they really have the chance to see how the language is used in real life.
2. Practice languages
3. Cheap drinks
When you go to language exchanges in this beautiful city, there are very often deals in the bars or clubs. They are mostly not very touristic places, so you can drink cheap cocktails, beers, shots, etc. Also, you can get to know the best places in Madrid to grab a drink. A good way to save money in a nice environment, right?
We all know the struggle, because we’ve all been there. When you arrive in a city where you don’t know anyone, you feel alone during the first days. A language exchange is the ideal way to come out of your comfort zone and to meet other people and make a bunch of friends. Everyone is in the same situation there and you’ll immediately feel a connection with the others. The people at language exchanges are from all over the world, so it’s a good excuse to travel around and visit their home countries :-).
4. A good way to make friends
5. Learn about different cultures
The last advantage of going to language exchanges in Madrid is the fact that you can learn a lot about other people’s cultures. People talk a lot about their home countries and tell you what is common there. It’s a very nice way to learn about the world, and we’re sure you’ll end up smarter than before!
Actually, we just wanted to show you why language exchanges are so good for you. It makes you grow as a person, step out of your comfort zone and learn about other cultures. The best thing is that you make friends from all over the world.
If you’re interested in attending language exchanges in Madrid, you can always click here for more information. We, Se Habla Español, organize weekly free language exchanges in the city, from Wednesday until Saturday. You don’t want to miss this!