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Christmas 2018: huge winter sale!

Winter is not a synonym of cold at www.spanishviaskype.com. We want to keep your Spanish learning warm. We know that Christmas is here and you will probably have family meetings, trips and other activities during your holidays. However, we’d like to be part of your own Christmas presents. During the [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:34:53+00:00 diciembre 19th, 2018|SpanishviaSkype|Sin comentarios

FAQ: Double verbal forms and double marks

One of the most satisfactory moments of being a teacher at www.spanishviaskype.com is when you encourage your students to be curious. Sometimes, teachers play the role of an interviewer, but when the students make questions, then it’s when they actually learn. Today, we’re bringing you the second article of this series about frequently asked questions [...]

By | 2018-12-11T15:14:29+00:00 diciembre 12th, 2018|Just Spanish, This is Spain|Sin comentarios

False friends: Portuguese and Spanish, brothers but not twins

Portugal and Spain share many centuries of culture and history. As real brothers, these countries have fought with each other (to expand their territories, both, in the Iberian Peninsula and America) and they felt envy of the other’s success. However, both nations feel a kind of love for the other. Linguistically, the Portuguese and Spanish [...]

By | 2018-12-04T13:00:19+00:00 diciembre 5th, 2018|False Friends|Sin comentarios

Common Spanish Mistakes Made by our Students (November)

The Spanish language is not the most difficult one to learn, at all. Lists on the net don’t agree about the hardest one. Most of them include Mandarin, Japanese, Arabic and Finnish in the top 5. However, the majority of experts coincide on one thing: Spanish is not one of them. So, you might wonder [...]

By | 2018-11-20T00:22:17+00:00 noviembre 21st, 2018|Pocket Grammar, Student's doubts about Spanish|Sin comentarios

FAQ: letter ‘eñe’, future subjunctive and negative imperative

A Spanish proverb says “la curiosidad mató al gato”; nevertheless, what would have happened to humankind without curiosity? We might not have discovered the fire, the wheel, the uses of steam or even, Internet. The fact is that our students at Spanishviaskype.com, often ask questions, based on their curiosity, mostly. [...]