April 9, 2015


False friends are words in two languages that look or sound similar but have different meanings. Here are some more examples of common mistakes:


1. False friend: argument

Correct meaning: discusión

Example: Mis padres tuvieron una discusión sobre lo que iban a hacer des...

March 26, 2015


We have already posted many verbs that take a preposition in the last months. Let’s see five new ones with a few examples.




Volver a: to do something again.


Ejemplos. Examples.


No he recibido tu correo electrónico todavía, ¿podrías volver a enviármelo, por favor? I...

March 12, 2015


The verb “llevar” is very common and very useful. It has a lot of different meanings and constructions.


Today we are going to learn how to use llevar + gerund and llevar sin + infinitive in time expressions. As you will see is very much easier to use these constructio...

January 3, 2015

Continúa la Navidad en España y, sin duda, cada año durante estas fechas la banda sonora en hogares, calles y comercios son los villancicos, símbolo inequívoco de que estamos en Navidad.


El villancico es una forma musical y poética en castellano y portugués, tradi...

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