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5 funny expressions with the verb ‘dar’ in Spanish

The verb dar in Spanish is one of those ‘jack of all trades’ that can help you or make you cry. There are a ton of meanings, phrases and idioms that use it. However, don’t lose hope; at Spanishviaskype.com, we’ll help you. Let’s see some funny expressions with the verb [...]

By |2019-09-25T09:24:27+01:00septiembre 25th, 2019|Words made in Spain|Sin comentarios

Lengua y Guerra (B2)

Speaking properly, has been considered a value of education, status and even wealth. So, why do we have many examples of fights, arguments and even guerras (wars) along history? Certainly, a wrong polite set expression, an incorrect adaptation of our language register or an inappropriate use of a double meaning [...]

By |2017-03-28T21:56:47+01:00marzo 29th, 2017|B2, Words made in Spain|Sin comentarios

¿Qué hora es? (A1)

In Spanishviaskype we share many things with our students, specially the interest about our beautiful language, but one thing that most of the times don’t have in common is the time zone (huso horario). Winter is coming and next weekend in Spain and all countries from the European Union we are going to leave the [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:31:53+01:00octubre 26th, 2016|Pocket Grammar|Sin comentarios

¡Ay, pena, penita, pena! (B2)

If you have good taste for music, you’ll probably answer without a doubt to these questions: who was the king of rock? And the queen? Who used to be sitting in the throne of pop music? Some good answers shouldn’t be very different from Elvis Presley, Tina Turner or Michael Jackson. However, what if I [...]

By |2017-02-15T22:32:04+01:00julio 15th, 2015|B2, Just Spanish|Sin comentarios