/Tag: Italian

Sorpasso: the word of the year (B1)

As we informed our students and readers on www.spanishviaskype.com, last Sunday we had the second national election in just six months. The campaign has been less hard than the previous one, but the most used word during these days was the italian sorpasso. Sorpasso is an overtaking, literally, when a car passes another one unexpectedly. [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:31:58+00:00 junio 29th, 2016|B1, Just Spanish|Sin comentarios

10 things you might not know about Spain (B1)

Most of our Spanish students ask us different questions related to Spain. Most of them like our culture and our way of living, although they don’t understand several things such as why we keep dropping litter at the bars (aunque no entienden por qué seguimos tirando basura en los bares): napkins, cigarette butts, pits, shells… The [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:32:12+00:00 abril 2nd, 2014|B1, This is Spain|Sin comentarios