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How To Improve Your Speaking Skills In Spanish

Students often ask me how to improve their speaking skills in preparation for their A-level...
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Spain's "Las Fallas"

One of the craziest, noisiest and most entertaining celebrations you could witness in Spain is...
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Learning A Second Language

Of course there are some students who “take to” language learning more readily than others. We...
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Interesting websites to practice Spanish language

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  • There Are Too Many Reasons To Learn Spanish

    Nora Carta A-level Spanish Tutor (Northampton) Picture There are too many reasons to learn a language, especially a language like Spanish. Here are just a few.... Let's start with some numbers. According to https://www.babbel.com/en/magazine/how-many-people-speak-spanish-and-where-is-it-spoken, Spanish is the second most spoken native language. More...
  • Let's Start Speaking Another Language Somewhere!

    Jane A de Florez GCSE Spanish Tutor (West London) Picture Kitchen to Conference Room All speakers of an additional language, other than their mother-tongue have started somewhere. Like me, they may have started with grandparents and a few simple, halting words for kitchen utensils – not very exciting, but it eventually led me into conference...
  • Scared of Lit Crit? Editor's Pick

    Victoria Franklin A-level Spanish Tutor (Kingston upon Thames) Picture Criticising a Set Text with Confidence (With reference to Spanish A Level) One of the elements of the modern languages A level exam is that it seems to scare a large number of students faced with the task of writing a literary critique of a set text, or film. This need not be the case. With...

 

  • What kind of language will I need to know?

    Paul Grace Spanish (general) Tutor (Manchester) Picture If you're at beginners' level in Spanish the type of language you will need to know when you go on holiday is the most basic, everyday words and expressions. Just focus on these and your learning will be very specific and therefore straightforward to learn. Choose a tutor who is prepared to...
  • The Sunday Times' article "How to be Spanish"

    Jane Sowden GCSE Spanish Tutor (Newcastle upon Tyne) Picture The Sunday Times newspaper in its travel second recently published an article entitled "How to be Spanish".  Perhaps it was meant to be humorous and  tongue-in-cheek, when the author Chris Haslam wrote that Spaniards shout "Oiga" at the waiter and throw evrything in a bar on the floor?  I...
  • El Pretérito Grave

    Matthew Brown Spanish (general) Tutor (North London) Picture This is an irregular form of the preterite tense but with a pattern nonetheless. In fact the only difficulty is having to memorise the irregular stem which is different from the infinitive stem. You just add the following endings to the stem:   e               imos iste        ...