Many times I meet students who are intermediate or advanced students because they have been taken lessons for long time, and many times I figure out that they don`t know what the verb “Soler” means. For example, I say to them an easy phrase like: “Yo solía dar clases en esa escuela”, and they start […]
Many times my students have problems using bueno or bien in phrases. This is a lesson about when it is necesary to use each one. Bien It is an Adverb, so it modificates a verb. Juan canta bien. (Juan sings well) Mariana habla bien alemán. (Mariana speak german well) We can answer the question “how” […]
Usually students ask me “What is an easy book to read in Spanish?” The first thing I will say is: All the books look difficult to the beggining, but if you continue, you will realize that it becomes easier, because you will learn new vocabulary in the first pages, and then, you will need to […]
In this Spanish lesson we are going to review Indirect Object pronouns and Direct Object pronouns. The “Direct Object” Is the “what” in a phrase: ví a Juan en el subte (I saw Juan in the Subway) What did I see? Juan; Como pizza todos los viernes (I eat pizza every friday) What did I […]
If you are somewhat familiar with the language, you will understand these jokes, which are sets of words in Spanish ¿Cómo hacemos para convertir un burro en burra? How can we convert a male donkey in a female donkey? Lo ponemos en una habitación y esperamos que se aburra. (Que se aburra) We put it […]
What are you going to do in B.A if you only know how to say: “una cerveza, por favor” Starve? It is not a good idea, so, in this lesson are some phrases and vocabulary that can be useful when going to a restaurant or a bar. If we want meat, there are different options […]
Colectivo/Bondi: es el transporte interurbano. Nosotros usamos “colectivo o bondi” para el autobús que va por la ciudad y “micro”para el autobús de larga distancia./ the long distance transportation. We use “colectivo o bondi” for the bus that goes around the city and “micro” for long distance bus.EscucharLeer fonéticamente Un Bife “vuelta y vuelta”: A […]
Quien haya caminado alguna vez por Bs.As., Rosario, o alguna otra ciudad Argentina, probablemente haya escuchado “Che” entre la gente, y se haya preguntado qué significa o si su uso se trata de algún tipo de recordatorio al mítico Che Guevara.
Listening to music a great way to learn Spanish. Not only will it help you develop new vocabulary, some songs are great examples of usage of certain verb tenses. This post aims to introduce you to some great Spanish language based music while using the lyrics to give you a killer Spanish Lesson!!
¿De dónde SOS?, ¿Cuántos años TENÉS?, ¿Y VOS?. These questions quickly confront anyone who comes to Buenos Aires or any other city in the vicinity of Rio del Plata. Even if you are an experienced Spanish speaker you may be surprised when you first hear these pronouns and verb forms. So what in the world […]