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Spanish Video: Human Anatomy and Physiology Posted by on May 12, 2016

Today we will work a bit on the functions in Spanish of the different parts of the human body. Hoy aprenderemos algunas de las funciones en español de las diferentes partes del cuerpo humano. Video by Escuela Basica 24 de Junio ¡Hola, chicos! Hoy aprenderemos sobre las partes del cuerpo humano. Para esto, debes prestar mucha…

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Poesía en español – Poetry in Spanish Posted by on Apr 21, 2016

Poetry in Spanish has a tradition of more than 500 years. Today we will rejoice with some poems in Spanish from well known poets of the 20th century, so that you can practice the future tense in Spanish and also expand your vocabulary on love and feelings. Ya no será… by Idea Vilariño Ya no…

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Three Latino Crooners You Should Know (I) Posted by on Mar 14, 2016

Do you like Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra? Then perhaps you will enjoy the music of these three Spanish and Latin American singers. Latino crooners, who are sometimes called cantantes de boleros, are very famous across the Spanish-speaking world, and their lyrics are often a very good resource to practice your Spanish and learn new vocabulary (particularly about love, ¡oh…

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Spanish video: El calentamiento global – Global warming Posted by on Mar 3, 2016

¡Hola! Hoy vamos a practicar vocabulario para hablar del calentamiento global, efecto que produce muchas de las catástrofes naturales que mencionamos el martes. Today we are going to practice with vocabulary to talk about global warming, an effect that produces many of the natural disasters we mentioned on Tuesday. El calentamiento global  Video by Lobato816 El sol…

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Spanish traditions: Fiestas de la Magdalena Posted by on Feb 26, 2016

¡Buenos días! Entre Carnaval y Semana Santa, la tradición católica (muy arraigada en España y muchos países latinoamericanos) celebra la Cuaresma. Durante la Cuaresma, las actividades en la iglesia se relacionan con el arrepentimiento, el recogimiento, la reflexión y el sacrificio. Sin embargo, el calendario de la Cuaresma también sirve para establecer muchas fiestas locales…

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Carnival in Latin America Posted by on Feb 4, 2016

These days we are enjoying the Carnival (Carnaval, en español) season all over the world, mainly in countries that follow the Christian tradition. Carnival comes 40 days before Easter (Pascua)and takes place during the three days before Ash Wednesday (Miércoles de ceniza). More or less all countries respect the calendar, but traditions and celebrations are…

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Spanish video: Los días de la semana Posted by on Jan 29, 2016

Hello! Today we are going to watch a Spanish video that covers the days of the week in Spanish. It’s been filmed by Spanish puppet company Marimba Marionetas (marionetas is another word for títeres). Pay attention to the accent the puppets have. It’s a good resource to practice your pronunciation in Spanish, plus the use of…

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