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Understanding Spanish-language media when learning about the coronavirus
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Understanding Spanish-language media when learning about the coronavirus

Christopher Howard - April 21, 2020

Over the past several months, we have introduced you, dear reader, to  tiquismos and costarriqueñismos as part of our "Tico Talk" series. Check out the previous installments here.…

Ten Costa Rican Spanish expressions for retired expats and tourists
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Arts & Culture
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Ten Costa Rican Spanish expressions for retired expats and tourists

Christopher Howard - March 3, 2020

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we have introduced you, dear reader, to tiquismos and…

Tico Talk: 12 Costa Rica Spanish expressions for expats and tourists
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Arts & Culture
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Tico Talk: 12 Costa Rica Spanish expressions for expats and tourists

Christopher Howard - January 11, 2020

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we have introduced you, dear reader, to tiquismos and…

Tico Talk: Costa Rica Spanish Expressions for expats and tourists: Part 11
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Arts & Culture
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Tico Talk: Costa Rica Spanish Expressions for expats and tourists: Part 11

Christopher Howard - November 23, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we have introduced you, dear reader, to tiquismos and…

Photos: Inside the Museum of Costa Rican Art in San José
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Arts & Culture
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Photos: Inside the Museum of Costa Rican Art in San José

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 25, 2019

An oasis of green in San José, La Sabana is the perfect place to catch a breath of fresh air in Costa Rica's largest city. The urban…

Tico Talk: Costa Rica Spanish Expressions for expats and tourists: Part 10
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Arts & Culture
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Tico Talk: Costa Rica Spanish Expressions for expats and tourists: Part 10

Christopher Howard - October 16, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we have introduced you, dear reader, to tiquismos and…

Tico Talk: Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 9
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Arts & Culture
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Tico Talk: Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 9

Christopher Howard - September 27, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we have introduced you, dear reader, to tiquismos and…

Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 8
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 8

Christopher Howard - September 12, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we have introduced you, dear reader, to tiquismos and…

Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 7
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 7

Christopher Howard - August 16, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we brought you Parts 1,2, 3, 4, 5…

Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 6
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 6

Christopher Howard - July 24, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we brought you Parts 1,2, 3, 4 and…