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  • Learn Spanish with Paul Noble for Beginners – Complete Course

  • Spanish Made Easy with Your Personal Language Coach
  • Written by: Paul Noble
  • Narrated by: Paul Noble
  • Length: 13 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Categories: Education & Learning, Language Learning
  • 4.9 out of 5 stars (56 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

No grammar tests. No memory drills. No chance of failure.

Welcome to Learn with Paul Noble – a unique, tried and tested language learning method that has been used by almost a million people to speak fluently and confidently in no time at all.

This course covers European and Latin American Spanish.

Take a simple, relaxed approach to learning a language that has been proven to succeed every time. Unlike more traditional language learning courses, Paul Noble’s unique method has no grammar tests, no memory drills and no chance of failure. Whatever your experience with languages, whether you’re an absolute beginner or someone with basic knowledge who wants to improve their ability, this is the course to get you speaking Spanish quickly, easily, and effortlessly. Just listen, interact and learn wherever you are.

In this audiobook, Paul will introduce you to the basics of the Spanish language and guide you through over 12 hours of everyday scenarios that will build your confidence.

You will learn a huge range of vocabulary in no time at all, and be able to quickly make your new knowledge work for you in a variety of situations like asking for directions, eating out and talking about yourself.

A native-speaking Spanish expert will help you to perfect your pronunciation as you progress through the course. Language learning has finally become fun, enjoyable and accessible.

A downloadable booklet is also included to use as a reference and revision tool.

This download contains the entire course – Parts 1, 2, and 3. To continue your language learning journey once you’ve completed this course, download Next Steps in Spanish with Paul Noble for Intermediate Learners – Complete Course.

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your Library section along with the audio on our Desktop Site.

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Latin American Español

Great starter course, however I’m in Latin America and would like to hear more LA Spanish

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Loved it

Best course I have done. Easy to follow as lots of repetition. Thoroughly recommended it

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Amazing for those hating grammar.

Really interesting easy to remember approach.
Enjoyed it very much. Allowed time to think about the answers in my head.
One regret is that it covered very limited vocabulary and didn’t provide any ideas on how to learn more of that.
Gonna get the Next Steps now

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Excellent!

The best book to start learning spanish and by far. (I bought 2 other books before this one and was disappointed)

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Great way of teaching

Paul Noble has a great way of teaching that is very intuitive. I loved it. I wish he could do a more advance series now.

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The most success I've had with learning Spanish

I've tried many programs to learn Spanish and always struggled to maintain my attention and retain the information. This program made it so easy to follow along and I was forming whole sentences in a short amount of time. There's less focus on vocabulary, but he starts you out with Spanish words that are similar to English to easily build a large repertoire with less memorization.

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Wish I started my Spanish journey with this course

This course helped fill in the gaps in my Spanish that I always struggle with (the "it's, those, es VS esta). Basically the little things while at the same time perfectly orchestrating a flow of phrase building including past and current tense. This course is more about quality VS quantity, it might not give you a huge vocabulary but it stresses the most important verbs and other useful words. I also love that he includes both Latin and Castilian Spanish!
It really is a great platform for both beginners and struggling intermediate students!

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Learn Spanish

This book is a great way to learn Spanish. Each part methodically builds on what went before. I found it a great learning tool.

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  • Marty
  • 2019-06-25

Loved it! I feel like I learned a lot!

So I've been trying to really get this Spanish thing down! I used Pimsleur for 4 months (completed the 5 levels) and I learned a lot! What I like about this that's different from Pimsleur is that he gives you tips and tricks on how to turn English words into Spanish or explains why something is done this way or that way whereas Pimsleur was more conversational with no real explanation why certain words were said they were. Now, I love Pimsleur, don't get me wrong. I think they're both great. But again, I'm more of a person who likes to know the why as I find it helps it stick better. I suggest doing both honestly. It definitely made my daily commutes quite enjoyable.

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  • SAMMSquad
  • 2019-07-26

Finally... after 5 years of classes. This works!!

I'm only 3 chapters in and I'm already rating this 5 stars. I wish that I had learned these "tricks" years ago. I think this is also helpful in helping support English language learners. I wish I had time to just zip through this book. After 5 classes and countless hours of Duolingo, I'm finally acquiring vocabulary (WITHOUT memorizing) and conversational Spanish. FYI, this book teaches both kinds of Spanish (he uses a male voice for one a female voice for the other to make it easy to discern).

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  • Mitchell A Zoelzer
  • 2020-02-23

Awesome! Just lacking signposts

This audio book is especially effective at getting you to practice and speak Spanish. It really helped build my confidence with pronunciation and helped that I had learned more of the words before so it was okay that they weren’t spelled out every time. My biggest critique is the lack of signposts or chapter names. It’s nearly impossible to go back and practice something because they never tell you names of chapters or what you’re practicing when.

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  • Aaron
  • 2020-01-04

Author has a fascination with donuts and baggets

Great audiobook. Highly recommended. My only complaints are the author spends an hour or more making sure you can order donuts and baggets in Spain. He will spend an hour beating a simple concept into your head, but will briefly gloss over new complex concepts then never mention then again. The native central American speaker isn't used anymore half way through the book and it's all the speaker from Spain. With that said it was a great audiobook.

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  • Rachel Daly
  • 2019-06-27

Great learning experience for traveling

I liked how easy and quick Paul gets you speaking useful phrases. If you’re looking for something deeper than vocabulary for travel or expanding vocabulary from an intermediate level the later sections will be more interesting.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2019-10-31

Gave me a good start in the Spanish language!

I really enjoyed learning through this course! it helped me very much. It was all very clear and understandable.
I didn't know much Spanish besides hola and buenos dias. but now I feel I can really have a basic conversation and get around a bit if I'm in a Spanish speaking country.
Now I'm going on another next course! :)

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  • Shaya
  • 2019-07-04

Excellent

Highly recommend if you need a program that is audio based only, for example if you are driving or don’t have internet reception all the time.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2018-11-07

Best Course!

This is the most enjoyable and easiest way to learn Spanish. I wish the course was longer!

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  • Anna Ruth Worten-Fritz
  • 2019-05-16

Best Spanish book so far!

Best Spanish book so far! Teaches past tense and future tense thoroughly! Uses Latin American and Castilian Spanish.

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  • Josh
  • 2019-04-16

A good car spanish class

A good car ride spanish class and good at structure to learn the grammar and pronunciation of both Latin American Spanish and European.

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  • Murray Mint
  • 2021-03-21

Excellent start to learning Spanish

Highly recommended. Gets you making full sentences within minutes. No pressure learning and you can go at your own pace.

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  • Leander
  • 2020-01-26

Excellent for learning a language while running

I can't recommend this highly enough as a means of learning Spanish while engaged in some physical activity, such as running, where it is not practical to refer to notes at the same time. The question / answer format and the way that the course is structured, making heavy use of repetition, makes it very effective. The course assumes English as the learner's native language.