Narcos: Spanish in the prime-time (B1)

TV Series have become one the most important products in the entertainment industry. We “get hooked” by them for years and, eventually, we consider their characters to be part of our lives. In the past we brought some articles related to series to our blog on www.spanishviaskype.com: Game of Thrones, X-Files or Breaking Bad are [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:31:53+00:00 十月 19th, 2016|B1, Spanish language, Spanish World|0 条评论

Reflexive verbs (IV): Poner or Ponerse (B1)

Image by Andreas Krappweis (es.freeimages.com) Here we are again, ready to reflect on reflexive verbs reflectively; let’s leave puns aside and remember we’ve talked about this topic widely before. We started with ingestion verbs, followed by movement verbs and finally quedarse, one of the most difficult one for our students [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:31:57+00:00 八月 10th, 2016|B1, Pocket grammar|0 条评论

Sorpasso: the word of the year (B1)

As we informed our students and readers on www.spanishviaskype.com, last Sunday we had the second national election in just six months. The campaign has been less hard than the previous one, but the most used word during these days was the italian sorpasso. Sorpasso is an overtaking, literally, when a car passes another one unexpectedly. [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:31:58+00:00 六月 29th, 2016|B1, Just Spanish|0 条评论