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Common Spanish Mistakes Made by our Students (September)

The weather is changing in Europe. After a hot summer in countries where they are not used to suffer high temperatures, autumn is knocking the door. Clouds are invading the sky, the wind is blowing its song and trees are shedding their leaves. At www.spanishviaskype.com, our students have returned from their holidays and they are [...]

By | 2018-09-11T08:49:40+00:00 septiembre 12th, 2018|Pocket Grammar|Sin comentarios

Errare Humanum Est (III) (C1)

This school year is coming to an end and it’s time to get your grades. Last weekend, many students at Spanishviaskype.com took their DELE exams, and, although they were well trained, the stress and the mental and physical demand of this exam had an impact on them. Since we know [...]

By | 2018-05-22T15:13:58+00:00 mayo 23rd, 2018|C1, Pocket Grammar|Sin comentarios

¿Cómo?: 8 Funny Expressions to Show Manner in Spanish

There is a huge variety of choices to express modo (manner) in Spanish. You have at your disposal adverbs of manner (así, despacio, bien, perfectamente…), gerunds (estudia español reservando una clase en www.spanishviaskype.com) or subordinate clauses (haz el examen DELE como te hemos enseñado en clase). Manner seems to be [...]

By | 2018-05-08T17:25:25+00:00 mayo 9th, 2018|Pocket Grammar, Spanish Language|1 comentario

‘Arriba’ and ‘Abajo’: the Origin of the Spanish Language

What was the first Spanish word? When was it pronounced for the very first time? It’s impossible to know. The transition from Latin to Castilian, via vulgar Latin, was slow and smooth. However, the first manifestations of written Castilian are perfectly documented. Las Glosas Emilianenses (10th-century) are one of them. These glosses were annotations in [...]

By | 2018-05-01T14:49:50+00:00 mayo 2nd, 2018|Just Spanish, Spanish Language, Turism|Sin comentarios

Tips to pass your DELE exam

The first DELE exams (Instituto Cervantes) of 2018 are near and our Preparation for DELE course is crowded. At SpanishviaSkype.com, our teachers (who are also accredited as DELE examiners) are receiving many requests for a free trial lesson from students who want to improve their chances to pass this test. Many of these candidates have [...]

By | 2018-01-29T23:34:26+00:00 enero 31st, 2018|DELE|Sin comentarios

You need these words in your life (B2)

A good life is directly related to a good health. SpanishviaSkype introduced its new Medical Spanish Course to you last January. It’s been a year in which we have met young professionals who needed to increase their Spanish vocabulary in the field of Medicine for different reasons. Our students have been working on medical reports, [...]

By | 2018-01-22T22:37:13+00:00 enero 24th, 2018|B2, Medical Spanish|Sin comentarios

10 words that will change your business skills (B1)

Hacer negocios, doing business, is the most competitive and challenging experience for a professional. At SpanishviaSkype you will find the course you are looking for. Spanish Lessons for Business is the best way to improve your verbal and nonverbal communication skills. Leading a business meeting, giving presentations and negotiating, writing correspondence [...]

By | 2018-01-16T13:12:36+00:00 enero 17th, 2018|B1, Business|2 Comments