Sergio Ramírez: 2017 Cervantes Prize awarded (B2)

Sergio Ramírez, Sandinista revolutionary, politician, journalist, novelist and Nicaraguan. This is the new Cervantes Prize winner’s profile, the most important Spanish literature award. The first Nicaraguan awarded ever, has opted for social commitment, questioning our reality and searching the historical models of literature and art in his works. “Cuando uno no es Quijote, se convierte [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:27:08+00:00 noviembre 22nd, 2017|B2, Pocket Grammar, Spanish World|Sin comentarios

The pleasure of speaking and eating (B2)

Spanish language and gastronomy will be mixed as two of the most important ingredients in Spanish culture. Juan Manuel Bonet, director of the Cervantes Institute (IC), and Rafael Ansón, president of the Royal Spanish Academy of Gastronomy (RAEG), signed an agreement to work together for promoting Spanish culture. Among the activities they might organize would [...]

By | 2017-11-06T16:45:00+00:00 octubre 18th, 2017|B2, Spanish Language, SpanishviaSkype|Sin comentarios

Impuestos: a good for all? (B2)

All cititizens have their rights and their duties, and among these last ones, pagar los impuestos (paying taxes) is probably the most hated. The last trimester of this year is about to start and it’s time to cuadrar (balance) la contabilidad (the accounting) of companies and freelancers. Either you are a resident is Spain or [...]

By | 2017-09-26T13:01:34+00:00 septiembre 27th, 2017|B2, Business|Sin comentarios

Can you speak real Spanish? (B2)

Are you learning Spanish? Have you already reached a good level? Are you living in Spain or South America? If the answer is yes, you might have found a wall in your way: “the real or natural language”. The fact that you master the grammar and your vocabulary covers all [...]

By | 2017-07-19T09:39:38+00:00 julio 19th, 2017|B2, Turism|Sin comentarios