Introduction to Learning Spanish in Madrid Spain:
Language Schools in Madrid:
- Don Quijote A reputable school with good class sizes and an extensive network all over Spain.
- IH Madrid There are several branches of International House in Madrid. IH has schools all over Spain.
- CEE Idiomas The cheapest and most centrally located language school Madrid. Class sizes can be very big - as high as 18 to a class.
What Language Do They Speak in Madrid?:
In Madrid they speak standard Castilian Spanish. Despite so many Catalans and Basques moving to Madrid, you are unlikely to hear their languages in Madrid, due (in part) to the simmering hostility between the regions. You are more likely to hear South American Spanish than Catalan or Basque in Madrid.
The Accent and Dialect You'll Hear in Madrid:
Lifestyle in Madrid:
As the capital of Spain, Madrid has plenty to do. Everything you could hope for can be found in Madrid. The city has several universities, so there is a good student nightlife, if that's what you're looking for. You can also see stage shows, watch big-name concerts, eat cusine from throughout the world - you name it.
Madrid has seen a lot of immigration in recent years. You can easily find people from your own country in Madrid. But if you don't want to meet people from your own country, Madrid is big enough for you to hide from them too.
Climate in Madrid:
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