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El quechua

Quechua is an indigenous language family spoken primarily in the Northern and Central Andes and highlands of South America. Best known as the language of the Inca Empire, Quechua has evolved and survived years of social and political changes and it continues to thrive today, even making its way into mainstream, modern Spanish.


Click play to listen to the history of this language and learn some everyday, Spanish words derived from it!