Uruguay

Talk

Spanish is spoken everywhere. The pronunciation and the use of the vos pronoun instead of  is practically identical to the Spanish variety spoken in Argentina. Examples of “vos” and the different verbs forms can be found at Voseo Spanish.

Although most Uruguayans have studied English at school, they do not actually speak or use it. However, some Uruguayans have studied English at private institutes, so they can speak it well. Outside Montevideo and Punta del Este there are few English speakers. You will find English spoken in most tourist spots (shopping centers and in Punta del Este) and some restaurants will probably have English-speaking staff.

(source: Wikitravel)

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