Monthly Archives: March 2016

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¿Qué significa Pepe? (B1)

El pasado domingo, 19 de marzo, en España celebramos el día del padre. Es una fiesta que se celebra desde hace relativamente poco (1948) y se eligió ese día por ser el día de San José, el padre de Jesús. En realidad, San José era el padre adoptivo de Jesús (Jesus Christi Pater Putatibus) y una [...]

Why the Spanish language is so popular?

Learning Spanish is a good choice, particularly because the US and Canada are in the same hemisphere and do business with many Latin American countries. In fact, as a romance language, Spanish can open the door to communicating with millions of other people who speak one of the other romance languages. Such common understandings can [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:32:00+00:00 March 16th, 2016|Spanish Language, SpanishviaSkype|0 Comments

Did you know?…

  We all  know Spanish language is so popular. Learning Spanish is a good choice, particularly because the US and Canada are in the same hemisphere and do business with many Latin American countries. In fact, as a romance language, Spanish can open the door to communicating with millions of other people who speak one [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:32:00+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Just Spanish, Spanish language, This is Spain|0 Comments

X-files (I): la verdad está aquí dentro (B1)

Last February the legendary TV series, Expediente X (X-Files) finished its probably last chapters. Mulder and Scully returned this year, fourteen years later, to try to close the opened plots or, maybe to bring joy to nostalgic fans. Unkown events are always disconcerting for human beings. Our brain works with experiences and activities we’ve never [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:32:02+00:00 March 9th, 2016|B1, Just Spanish, Spanish Language|0 Comments

¿Español o castellano? (C1)

Muchos de nuestros estudiantes nos preguntan cuál es la manera correcta de referirse al idioma que están aprendiendo (¿español o castellano?), así que el post de hoy se lo dedicamos a ellos. Como regla básica: podemos utilizar los vocablos español y castellano indistintamente ya que son sinónimos, aunque es preferible usar la palabra "español" porque [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:32:02+00:00 March 2nd, 2016|C1, Spanish language, Students doubts about Spanish|0 Comments