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Animation is considered an optical illusion, since it gives the feel that things that wouldn’t be able to move by its own are indeed moving. These things can be images, drawings, objects of any kind and even people. We know people can move by their own, but we’ll talk about this particular technique later.
You could either animate in 2D by using a drawing, a painting or a photography. This kind of animation allows you to perform traditional animation (by hand) or digital animation. The other way you could animate is in 3D, and in here, you can only animate digital, if you don’t count stop motion, because most objects used here are three dimensional.
Animation began long before cinematography, so it’s not necessary to have a video to see an inanimate object move. It is believed that humans attempted to create motion as far back as the paleolithic period.
As a proof of its old existence, it has been discovered a 5,200-year old pottery bowl that has sequential images painted around it, and if you spin it, you’ll could get a motion painting. The same happens with the Phenakistoscope disc (introduced in 1833), which has several sequential images; unlike the bowl that only had 5 images, the disc had up to 13, so when you spin the disc, you would see a smoother animation.
One of the first, if not the first, animation projected and watched by a mass of people was using a projection praxinoscope, which used transparent slides, hand-painted. They were strips of slides that needed to be hand moved. The projection in the Théâtre Optique (which was the animated moving picture system that Émelie Reynaud invented) was accompanied with piano music, and some dialogue performed live.
When film became more common, some producers adapted the magic lantern to the “play” short loops of film. Same as Théâtre Optique, it used transparent slides which were painted over them to then project them.

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Nowadays, companies work on global platforms thus, communication is key to attracting new markets and retaining them.

Spanish is one of the most spoken languages in the world. The Cervantes Institute estimates there are more than 567 million people who speak Spanish in the world. Only in the United States, there are over 37 million Spanish speakers, making it the second largest language in the country.

Being able to speak Spanish enhances your resume and gives different opportunities in career and business. Spanish speakers represent a big and interesting market and the best way to connect with it is by speaking their native language. Here are some tips to learn Spanish for business easily:

1.       Watch videos with Business Spanish vocabulary

Business Spanish videos are a great and interactive way to expose yourself to vocabulary and expressions proper in a business context. It’s important that you listen to Spanish as often as you can to pick up the nuances and cadence of the language for these type of scenarios.

It’s a good idea to check various resources like Spanish TV shows or videos from BBC Mundo.

2.       Read Business – related material

Reading a wide variety of material related to your field or business will help you enhance your vocabulary and relate to terminology from the business world.

3.       Keep practicing your Business Spanish

There are different meet ups for people who are learning Spanish or you can watch a television show that takes place in a business setting and repeat some of the expressions you’ve heard. It´ll be great to pick up pertinent vocabulary.

4.       Play games

What can be funnier than learning a language through games? Crosswords, word search games are great options and Monopoly would be great to set the tone for business. You will see financial terms and important concepts as well as terminology from banking or industry. There’s no better way than interactive lessons.

5.       Writing exercises

It’s important that you also practice your written Spanish, specially considering any individual will need to communicate with peers or stakeholders through emails, memos, etc. Practicing the ideas will help you prepare for these scenarios.

… Or you can just join Wagner language courses and discover the best way of learning

At Wagner, we focus on lessons that guarantee our students learn substantial vocabulary, speech and grammar for the business world. Our platform was developed with the highest technology and thinking about an easy, interactive way of letting both, beginners and confident language users make the most of their time.

And the best part is you will be able to learn with expert native teachers through courses tailored to your needs and interests.