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.
Mientras hay vida, hay esperanza.
As long as there is life, there is hope.
Literally: While there is life there is hope.
When should I use this Spanish phrase?
Use this phrase to express a determination to never give up or to inspire someone who is down in the dumps.