Common mistakes in Spanish Words and Phrases
In all languages there are some words that lead to mistakes in writing or use due to their similarity in pronunciation. Since this problem also exists in Spanish, we have prepared a selection of 100 words that frequently present problems to help you improve your Spanish. Remember that you can also consult our data base of "Spanish Words" (word of the day) to expand your vocabulary.
Artistic movement of the Lower Middle Ages. It is also used as a loan from the English Gothic which refers to a kind of macabre tale. Avoid this second use so as not to create confusion.
En España hay muchas catedrales góticas.
Me gusta leer relatos macabros.
Guardia / guarda / guardián
Guardia: Is a person who belongs to an official body. A policeman or policewoman.
Guarda: Private security guard.
Guardián: Person or animal responsible for protecting or caring for others.
Si te pierdes pregunta a un guardia de tráfico.
En esa discoteca siempre hay un guarda.
Tiene un buen perro guardián.
Haber / a ver
Haber: Infinitive of the verb.
Example: Haber se escribe con "h" y con "b".
A ver: Expression formed by the preposition "a" followed by the verb "ver".
Vamos a ver este problema.