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ABOUT GUATEMALA - SPANISH LANGUAGE

Spanish is the official language of Guatemala; yet, almost 50% of the people who live in Guatemala are from one of over 20 indigenous groups who speak their own unique language. Here are some websites to help you begin your Spanish-speaking journey. After mastering Spanish, learning one of the indigenous languages can be your next goal.

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Note: The SPAN 258 course that will be offered at Xavier University during Summer Intercession will guide participants in learning Spanish specific for use in working with children in homes for children. Students are required to attend this course; practitioners are encouraged and invited, but not required, to attend.

 

 

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