Year & Semester: Skyrocket you Spanish by spending a semester in one of the southernmost countries in the world. Family plays a central role in the social structure of Argentina, and you can expect the same to be true for your own host family. Teenagers in Argentina are known for their active social lives. Friends are around so often that they are like siblings. What teenagers enjoy the most is getting together at friends’ house or in the central town square, going out to eat or to the movies. You will most likely be places in public school in the second- to- last or final year with classmates ages 16 to 17.