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¡Hola! Soy Melany

My name is Melany Di Leva and I am here to help you speak and understand better the Argentine Spanish variant known as «español rioplatense». My experience teaching over 2000 Spanish lessons to travelers visiting or moving to Argentina has shown me all the struggles Spanish students face when they come to my country. 

You are in the right place if you want to:

  • Move to or visit Argentina
  • Have meaningful conversations in Spanish with your Argentine family and friends
  • Speak and understand your significant other’s native language (and show them you care)
  • Build a stronger relationship with your Argentine coworkers 
  • Learn the coolest Spanish variant of all and stand out from other learners
  • Stop feeling like a foreigner and be part of the Argentine community
  • Take it easy and enjoy the language learning journey

I will tell you ALL about life in Argentina here

Afanar: Our Argentine Slang Word of the Week

What does «afanar» mean in Argentine slang Lunfardo?   Afanar is the Argentine slang for robar, which means “to steal”. VER VIDEO https://www.youtube.com/shorts/dqyEnetZcKQ How frequently is this word used? High frequency word. Unfortunately, Argentinians use this word to talk about politics, insecurity and the high inflation of the country. Examples of

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How do you say hello in Spanish like an Argentinian?

Hola, ¿cómo estás? That’s the phrase all books for learning Spanish teach us and that’s because it’s the most common greeting in Spanish. Now, if you visit or move to Argentina you will notice that natives greet each other in so many different ways.  For example, you might hear someone

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Birra: Our Argentine Lunfardo Word of the Week

What does «birra» mean in Argentine Lunfardo?   Birra is the Lunfardo slang word for cerveza, which means “beer”, in Argentina. VER VIDEO https://youtube.com/shorts/qzXc8CwOz0E How frequently is this word used? High frequency word. It’s good to know this word in case you have an informal conversation with a local about going

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Afanar: Our Argentine Slang Word of the Week

What does «afanar» mean in Argentine slang Lunfardo?   Afanar is the Argentine slang for robar, which means “to steal”. VER VIDEO https://www.youtube.com/shorts/dqyEnetZcKQ How frequently is this word used? High frequency word. Unfortunately, Argentinians use this word to talk about politics, insecurity and the high inflation of the country. Examples of

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