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Old July 17, 2020, 11:10 AM
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I've got an impression that Mexican Spanish is a lot easier on the foreigner's ear than the Old World Castellano. Is it my personal quirk, or other students often say so?
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I wouldn't necessarily say that. Mexican Spanish has fewer verb conjugations though, so in that respect it's easier for native English speakers to learn.
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Many students I know agree with you, Tyrn.
They seem to like Mexican pronunciation better. They usually also like Argentine accent.
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Non-native Spanish speakers are a sufficiently heterogenous group that I would be very cautious about making any generalisation about them.
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Another important factor is what the Spanish learner's native language is.
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