||Over 500 million people speak Spanish … why not you?
||So you can order dinner in a Mexican restaurant!
||So you are not one of the few animals on the isolated planet Earth who is monolingual!
||Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas!
||It looks great on your resume.
||Because it will help you in college.
||So you can understand communication when you visit Miami, Chicago, New York, California, and Texas.
||To imitate Bart Simpson’s “Ay Caramba!!!!”
||To expand cultural horizons and increase professional skills and abilities.
||Because you want to travel to Spain … or México, Colombia, Argentina, Venezuela, Perú, Chile, Cuba, Ecuador, República Dominicana, El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Chicago, Uruguay, Puerto Rico, Panamá, Paraguay, etc.