This Spanish lesson will throw some new words at you that are easy to learn. Why? Because they are cognates. Learning cognates is a great way to quickly expand your Spanish vocabulary. Ever wonder why so many words in Spanish look similar to English? This is because cognates have a similar etymological origin. Watch this short clip about gorillas and the environment to learn some new words quick and expand your vocabulary in the blink of an eye. Plus, this mini story about Gorilla conservation is not only full of new words but interesting.