May 6, 2018

You have already learnt in the latest post four steps about asking time in Spanish and the most important things about telling time.

Let´s see in this post the last four steps:

5. To say something occurs at a specific time, use the formula:


  • El restaur...

July 17, 2015

A conversation about time usually starts with “what time is it”?


But, how can you ask what time it is in Spanish and how can you tell someone what time it is?


Learn everything you need about asking and telling the time in just 8 easy steps!

Let´s see in this post the fi...

July 6, 2015



The festival of San Fermín in the city of Pamplona (Navarre, Spain), is a deeply rooted celebration held annually from 12:00, 6 July, when the opening of the party is marked by setting off the pyrotechnic chupinazo, to midnight 14 July, with the singing of the Pobre...

July 2, 2015



My cat is on the table.

Mi gato está encima de la mesa.

Mi gato está sobre la mesa. (watch out! You don´t need the preposition “de” if you use “sobre” instead “encima”)






DEBAJO DE: under

My cat is under the table.

Mi gato está debajo de la mesa.





June 29, 2015

Hailing from the Andalucian region of Southern Spain, this recipe is simple and delicious. Gazpacho is traditionally served in summer, when the tomatoes are at their best and chilled soups offer welcome relief from the heat. Though there are many versions of this soup,...

June 26, 2015

When summer arrives we all have a date, the “Noche de San Juan”. This magic night where superstition and tradition go together, has become one of the most fun nights all around the world.


La Víspera de San Juan o Noche de San Juan, que se celebra la noche del 23 de jun...

June 13, 2015

Do you know when you need to use “qué” or “cuál/cuáles”?


Qué and cuál can be confusing if you are starting to learn Spanish because both can be translated as the same words into English: what and which.




It´s usually closer to “what” and it is used when we ask for...

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




Parecerse a: to look like, to seem similar, to resemble someone.


Ejemplos. Examples.


Todo el mundo dice que mi hermana se parece a mi madre per...

Let me ask you some questions. What do you never forget when you go out? What do you always have in your hands, your pocket or in your bag? What device do you use to know what the time is, what the weather will look like and many other things? What do you look at more...

May 18, 2015

August, 6 pm. You are in Spain or in any Latin American country. It is hot enough outside to fry an egg on the pavement. What should you drink? Beer? Too soon. Coke? Too American... Why don’t you try a typical beverage? Why don’t you try an horchata? But first, what is...

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