It is the third most commonly spoken language in the world (after English, Chinese and Hindi). There are more native Spanish speakers than native English speakers. Spanish is the official language on four continents and is historically important on others.
Spanish is spoken by a significant population in the following countries, if not as an official language: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela.
All these make Spanish a popular choice for those who are interested in learning a foreign language.
There are other reasons why to learn Spanish…