Synergy Spanish
Synergy Spanish

Two ways to play in Spanish

Email sent: Jul 14, 2021 2:53am

Did you know Spanish has a different word for playing an instrument as opposed to playing a sport?

 

In English, we talk about playing sports and games, and we, also, talk about playing music.

 

Spanish has a different verb for each one. To play a game or a sport, the verb is jugar, for example:

 

Jugar béisbol (to play baseball)

 

Jugar cartas (To play cards)

 

Jugar por dinero (To play for money)

 

Jugar means to play when you are talking about games or sport… BUT music isn’t a game or a sport.

 

It’s art. 

 

It’s fun

 

It’s connection.

 

It’s relaxing.

 

It gets the fiesta started.

 

But it’s not a game.

 

So it has a different verb.

 

The verb which means "to play" (an instrument), is tocar, for example:

 

tocar un instrumento

 

tocar la guitarra

 

tocar el piano

 

The new video shows how to burn the verb tocar into your brain and makes it forever a part of your Spanish-speaking repertoire.

 

Speak to learn with the video #2 on the link below. It has you talking in flowing sentences about playing the guitar, the harmonica and the piano.

 

Free Video #2: Spanish Life, Love and Music

 

Saludos,
 
Marcus Santamaria
Spanish Communication Coach

 
If you no longer wish to receive our emails, click the link below:
Unsubscribe
Marcus Santamaria
PMB 680
482 W. San Ysidro Blvd.
San Ysidro, California 92173
United States

Other emails from Synergy Spanish

Synergy Spanish
Sep 17, 2021
50% discount - Freedom with Spanish
Synergy Spanish
Sep 16, 2021
The Spanish didn't conquer Mexico
Synergy Spanish
Sep 14, 2021
Half off Spanish Independence
Synergy Spanish
Sep 13, 2021
Spanish gives you so much
Synergy Spanish
Sep 11, 2021
Your positive Spanish mindset
Synergy Spanish
Sep 10, 2021
Spanish life love and music video #4