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Formal and informal ways of saying “Goodbye” in Spanish Posted by on May 9, 2013

As you will probably remember, we started talking about Greetings in Spanish last week. Today is the day to check how to say goodbye in different situations. Speaking Adiós (good bye) Chao (bye) Hasta luego (see you later, but not in a literal sense) Hasta mañana (see you tomorrow) Hasta pronto (see you soon) Hasta…

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Formal and informal ways of saying “Hello” in Spanish Posted by on May 2, 2013

I hope you are having a wonderful Thursday! Today we are going to have a quick review on how saying “Hello” in Spanish. There are different ways of greeting each other, depending on the context and how close is our relationship with the addressee. In Spain it is very common to kiss people on both…

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What to say when you meet someone (again!) Posted by on Aug 2, 2010

Hey guys, how’ve you all been? Well, today’s post brings you some useful expressions when you meet someone for the first time (or not!). They’re informal everyday sentences and therefore use the te pronoun. – Mira, te presento a … (Hey, let me introduce you to …) – ¿No te acuerdas de mí? Soy ……

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Spanish Lesson Beginner 1 Introductions (Part 1) Posted by on Jun 18, 2010

Hello, everybody! My name is Laura and I will be doing video blogs for you all. I hope they help you see and hear how to pronounce many basic, intermediate, and advanced words and phrases. Let me know what you think! Hola : Hello/Hi (formal or informal) Buenos días : Good day/Good morning Buen día…

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Greetings Posted by on Sep 15, 2008

Hello, everybody! Let’s learn (or review) some of the most common greetings in Spanish: Hola – Hello, Hi Hola, aló, bueno, diga, dígame – Hello (on the telephone) Adiós – Goodbye/ Chao, Chau (informal, from italian “Ciao”) Hasta luego – See you later Hasta pronto – See you soon ¿Cómo estás? / ¿Cómo está? –…

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