Spanish verbs without preposition


Spanish verbs without preposition   As I said above some Spanish verbs are not followed by a preposition at all, even though their English equivalents always require one before a dependent or related element.     1-Agradecer-to thank for Imagine … Continued


Different uses of “se” in Spanish


  Different uses of “se” in Spanish   1-“se” impersonal. It is used in guidelines, instructions, advice etc. It works as a marker for impersonal staments, when we do not want to mention the person who makes the action. Se … Continued


ENTREVISTA CON LOS EXPERTOS-Ep 8 –Mercedes Catania


ENTREVISTA CON LOS EXPERTOS-Ep 8 –Mercedes Catania   Transcript-Hola amigos y amigas, soy Blanca de Spanish connection Edinburgh, y para los que no me conocéis, esto es entrevista con los expertos, es una entrevista que tenemos al final de cada … Continued


Cookware in Spanish


  Cookware in Spanish-Utensilios de cocina   If you like cooking I think you are going to love the following words, also you could practice more often in your cooking practice, you could even swap the English ones for the … Continued


SPANISH IDIOMS THAT USE NUMBERS


SPANISH IDIOMS THAT USE NUMBERS     1-BUSCAR TRES PIES AL GATO     Literally: To search for three feet in the cat Equivalent: To split hairs or to complicate things When to use it: When you overcomplicate things Example: … Continued


Expressing time in Spanish


Expressing time in Spanish   1-HACE, the word in English is….AGO, The equivalent in English is ago, but the literal translation is “it makes” So good start we have a word in English, that always makes things easier,  the difference … Continued


Talking about fruits and vegetables in Spanish


Talking about fruits and vegetables in Spanish First thing first Fruits and vegetables in Spanish, frutas y verduras   Let’s start with VERDURAS, they are a bit more boring 🙂   La calabaza                         pumpkin Las espinacas                     spinach Los guisantes                     pea … Continued


Colloquial idioms with “lío” in Spanish


  Colloquial idioms with “lío” in Spanish First thing we need to say is that we can use “lío” in several ways. a)Colloquial idioms which mean to be confused, indecisive, or when in some situations we can’t think or make … Continued