Spanish is a lot more than just vocabulary and verb conjugations. Your ability
to speak and understand the language will be greatly enhanced by knowing some
commonly used idiomatic expressions, and
even proverbs and clichés. Take some time to study them and begin incorporating
them into your speech.
Learning proverbs is an interesting way to add commonly-used expressions to
your Spanish repertoire. Here are about 100 Spanish proverbs, with English
equivalents and literal translations.