Tips for Span­ish speak­ers – How to pro­nounce Eng­lish words with v in them

Hi, every­one. The oth­er day I learned an inter­est­ing thing! I knew that Span­ish back­ground speak­ers say /b/ for /v/ in Eng­lish, but didn’t know that applied to people’s names as well. So if you are called Valenti­na or Viviana in Eng­lish, in Span­ish the names are Balenti­na and Bib­iana. I thought the names stayed the same in both lan­guages! …