At the completion of these eight lessons you will comfortably understand and speak Spanish at a beginner level. Learn at your own pace, comfortably and conveniently. No books to study. No memorization drills. You learned English by listening. With Pimsleur, you listen to learn another language. This Language Program was developed by renowned memory expert, Dr. Paul Pimsleur. His research led him to the realization that the most important use of memory is in language learning. Based on this, Dr. Pimsleur designed a learning program that works for any language. The Pimsleur Language Program is an integrated system which immerses you in the language, encouraging you to hear, understand and use the language all at the same time.