Express Spanish lessons
With these express Spanish lessons you will be able to learn different topics related to Spanish and its particularities.
Tomar el pelo
On this occasion, we would like to explain to you the meaning of the Spanish expression “tomar el pelo” (taking the piss). Synonyms of the expression «Tomar el pelo»: chancear, guasearse, mofarse, pitorrearse, cachondearse, burlarse, chacotear, bufonear, chirigotear, rechiflarse, coñearse, chasquear, chufletear, reírse, chunguearse…
Capital or small letters? How are they used in Spanish?
Many of you are confused when it comes to the use of lower and upper case letters in Spanish. Come in and read, we’ll give you some tips. 1) it is written in MAYÚSCULAS: – the first word of a writing, or the one that appears after a period. For example: “Ayer fui con Ana […]
What do you say in Spanish when…?
Let us show you a series of everyday situations and how you can respond in Spanish when they happen to you: you are in the bathroom and there is a knock at the door, you are late, you see something nice…
Differences between LLEVAR and TRAER
Los verbos «llevar» y «traer» se refieren a “mover a una persona o a una cosa de un sitio a otro”. Para explicaros la diferencia entre uno y otro vamos a hacerlo pensando en cómo nos relacionamos con el espacio que nos rodea, si nos acercamos a o nos alejamos de los objetos o personas de las […]
Spanish idioms: el tacto
In Spanish we have many expressions related to the five senses. In this lesson we teach you the sense of touch in Spanish.
The Spanish verb DOLER. How is it used?
The verb doler has a particular usage that confuses many students of Spanish. Here we explain its use. The main thing is to know that this verb behaves just like GUSTAR. The person is not the subject, but the thing. Let’s explain. For example: (A mí) ME GUSTA el chocolate / (A vosotros) OS DUELE […]
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