Monthly Archives: August 2016



Es muy importante que no aprendáis nada de esta entrada al blog, pero, si eres un estudiante de español en horas bajas (hard times), espero que te sientas mejor después de leerla. Muchas veces, cuando estamos aprendiendo una lengua nueva, nos parece que va a ser casi imposible usar la gramática correctamente. Pues bien, hoy [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:31:57+01:00August 24th, 2016|Spanish Language|0 Comments

Do Spaniards have a chaotic schedule?

A growing chorus of voices is asking to correct Spain’s time zone so we can stop being an anomaly in Europe. Since the sun sets an hour later than in neighboring countries (países vecinos), Spaniards go to sleep later. But they wake up at the same time. Therefore, their work days are so long and disjointed. There [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:31:57+01:00August 17th, 2016|This is Spain|0 Comments

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

Image by Andreas Krappweis ( 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+01:00August 10th, 2016|B1, Pocket grammar|0 Comments

Río 2016 (A2)

Juegos Olímpicos 2016 El próximo viernes 5 de agosto comienzan en Río de Janeiro los XXXI Juegos Olímpicos de verano que serán clausurados el 21 de agosto. Posteriormente tendrán lugar los Juegos Paralímpicos (Paralympic Games) entre el 7 y el 18 de septiembre. El lema para los Juegos Olímpicos de [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:31:57+01:00August 3rd, 2016|How do you say in Spanish?|0 Comments