Day 8:18 pm

  • Puerto Rico Language

    The director of the American Academy of Spanish language, Gerardo Pina-Rosales, has considered today in Burgos that the Spanish spoken in United States is a variant of the language which should normalize to unify criteria and has affirmed that this entity works with that goal. In the presentation of one of the best books on the subject, the Spanish and their literature in United States, edited by the Institute de la Lengua de Castilla y Leon, which brings together diverse works and research, Pina-rosales explained that the Spanish spoken in that country must have thing before the recognition of an idiom as which defines the Spanish spoken in ArgentinChile or Puerto Rico. Pina-Rosales has acknowledged that the United States Spanish is creating is with a clear influence of English, especially in the use of certain words, rather than at the syntactic level. However, have you considered that it is not something negative that languages enrich each other. In addition, has warned that the influence of English is He appreciated more in the language that is used on the street than in the academic, which makes much needed normalization, since it’s Spanish speakers from different backgrounds, although the language they speak is common in more than 80%, thus allowing them to understand perfectly. Enrique Ruiz-Fornells, one of the coordinators of the work, former President and founder of the Association of graduates and doctors of Spanish in the United States, has highlighted the importance of native Spanish teachers who give classes in language and culture to Americans, whose contribution to accelerate immersion in the Spanish and their growth has been decisive. In addition, Ruiz-Fornells has insisted on the difference between the Spanish spoken with character popular in the United States and which is taught in the universities, it is academically correct. In this sense explained that teachers of Spanish in the United States follow the grammar and the rules of language academies, and shown favour that It is the United States Academy which unify the Spanish spoken..

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