Where does Catalan come from?

Last Sunday Catalonia held parliamentary elections (the two pro-secessionist parties won 47.8% of the vote, which means 72 of Catalonia’s 135 seats, and  52% of Catalans are content with the status quo) and over the last weeks some students have been asking us about their language: Catalan (“catalán” in Spanish and “català” in Catalan), so today we are [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:32:03+01:00septiembre 30th, 2015|Spanish Language, This is Spain|Sin comentarios

San Sebastián: Capital of cinema (B1)

San Sebastián (Donostia in Euskera language) is hosting the 63th International Film Festival from the 18th to the 26th of September. Dozens of Hollywood stars and European celebrities will fill its streets and have presence in Spanish magazines and TV shows. During these days, this city, located in the Basque Country, in the north of [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:32:03+01:00septiembre 23rd, 2015|B1|Sin comentarios

“En China cada vez demandan más profesionales bilingües en español”

Trade ties between Spain and China have grown considerably over the last 15 years and that’s the reason why the demand for Spanish language tuition in China has increased 30% over this period. Around 40,000 students are enrolled in Spanish teaching courses in China. Qiaoxi Chen is one of our students. She lives in Madrid. Do you want [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:32:04+01:00septiembre 2nd, 2015|Spanish Language, SpanishviaSkype|Sin comentarios