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Solo sé que no sé nada (B2)

“I know that I know nothing”; with this phrase, Socrates, the Greek philosopher, paraphrased by Plato (Socrates never said that, literally) did not mean that he actually knew nothing. In fact, he meant that he had certeza (certainty) of nothing. That legendary quote has its equivalent in our era: “you know nothing, Jon Snow”. This [...]

By | 2017-04-24T18:44:26+00:00 abril 26th, 2017|B2, Pocket Grammar|Sin comentarios

World Book Day 2017 is coming (B2)

Next Sunday, April 23rd worldwide readers have a highlighted appointment on their calendar: El Día del Libro (The World Book Day). Since 1995, the UNESCO organizes this event to promote reading and publishing industry. How can you celebrate this day? Well, you can buy a rose and give it as a [...]

By | 2017-04-18T13:23:50+00:00 abril 19th, 2017|B2, Spanish World|Sin comentarios

How are Spanish Holy Week processions? (B1)

Since the 14th century, the festival of Semana Santa (Holy Week) is celebrated across Spain. In Christianity, Holy Week is the one-week period preceding Easter, the day believers celebrate Jesus rising from the dead. The streets of Seville, and other Spanish cities including Malaga, will be filled with thousands of medieval robed and [...]

By | 2017-04-18T13:25:00+00:00 abril 12th, 2017|A1, SpanishviaSkype, This is Spain|Sin comentarios