How much of the local language do you need for daily living? Are local language classes/tutors available and affordable?

Very few speak English. - Feb 2019

You need to know Spanish - otherwise it will be difficult to get around and go shopping without knowing the language. - Jun 2013

As much as possible. Local do not speak English. - May 2013

As much as possible. You will find that the majority of your interactions will be in Spanish if you go out into public here. - Jan 2012

It helps if you know some basic Spanish as most locals don't speak English. - Jan 2012

Spanish definitely helps. - Aug 2011

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