Would you like to learn Spanish? Spanish is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. That is why Spanish is not for nothing one of the world languages you can learn at LEARN Games World languages. Spanish (espanol) is a Romance language and is derived from Latin due to the fact that the Romans ruled over 700 over the Iberian peninsula. Nowadays most of the Spanish is spoken on the islands of Central and South America.
Background: Language of Columbus
With the discovery of America in 1492 by Columbus, the spread of Spanish began around the world.
- Spanish is also spoken in the Philippines, in Equatorial Guinea, Western Sahara, and in the south of the United States, as well as in Spain and in large parts of Latin America.
- For 329 million people, Spanish is the mother tongue, 170 million people speak Spanish as a second language