Spanish Phrase Friday — Más vale tarde que nunca

Just like in English, Spanish has common phrases that are used in everyday speech. It can be a HUGE help to just learn some of these because they can keep you engaged in a conversation where you might have gotten lost otherwise. Spanish phrases like these are also a lot of fun to say! If you are interested in reviewing other high frequency vocabulary, check out the free Read to Speak Spanish videos.

Read Spanish Phrases — Más vale tarde que nunca — Better late than never. 

Read Spanish Phrases — Más vale tarde que nunca — Better late than never. 

Spanish Saying

Más vale tarde que nunca.
Better late than never.
Literally: It's worth more late than never.

When should I use this Spanish phrase?

Just like in English, you can use this phrase when you do something late, but you get it done.