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Listening practice: HAY and ESTAR

    This the text that I am reading in my youtube video. I hope it is useful and it helps! “Este es mi pueblo, se llama Ribarroja y está en España, en la provincia de Valencia. No es un pueblo muy grande pero tiene de todo. En el centro del pueblo hay una plaza […]

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Welcome A levels!

Hola a todos! It´s the end of September and maybe some of you have already started getting your AS or A2 level Spanish year. If it is your case, be ready for a challenging course: new topics, so of them very hard to talk about, even in English, plus grammar, listening…. Don’t worry! It looks […]

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Conjugating regular verbs practice

Conjugating verbs is the best you can to learn them. Start conjugating the regular ones and get use to their endings, depending on the conjugation they belong to (AR,ER,IR). This is  a  little list to help you get started HABLAR ( TO TALK) Él ……….. Nosoros …………. Tú ……….. Yo ………….. Ella ………….. Vosotras …………… […]

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Learning the colours

Children are very good at learning languages so the earlier you get them started the better. This song will help them learn the basic colours. Happy singing everyone!  

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Singular and plural practice

Rewrite these sentences  from singular to plural or the other way round. Pay attention to the subject of the sentence, it might be female or male  and you’ll need to find the correct one. Yo soy español. Yo no soy inglés, yo soy chileno. Nosotros somos muy listos. Nosotros somos pilotos. Nosotras estamos muy contentas por […]

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Improve your listening!

Learning Spanish can be very challenging at times  and, for many of you, getting the opportunity to develop your listening might seem very complicated and frustrating. DON’T WORRY!  IT’S COMPLETELY NORMAL! From my own experience learning languages, the best advice I can give you it’s: Face the challenge , give it time and be patient […]

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Tú, vosotros/ usted,ustedes

Sometimes you might feel  confused using the formal and informal “you” forms, tú/vosotros and usted/ustedes. On this exercise you can practice changing the verbs ser and estar in simple present from the informal you to the formal one. Don´t forget that the formal form for “usted”  or “ustedes”  it has a  2 person  meaning but […]

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Grammatical terms

Before you start to learn Spanish grammar you ,need to familiarise yourself with some grammatical terms. Look at this sentence: The boy reads an interesting book at home. He reads an interesting book at home. Each word has a grammatical term : The – definitive article boy – noun (it is the subject of the […]

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Pronoun practice

Fill in the gaps using the correct pronoun SER …..soy Maria. …….eres Alejandro. …….es Frank. …….es Ana. ……….. somos Juan y Antonio. …………. sois Fred y Thomas. ………….. son Pablo y Martin. ………….. son Helen y Sarah. ……………no soy Alfredo. ……………no es Julián. ……………..no somos Juan y Pablo,…………….  somos Pedro y Javier.   …………….. son […]

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SER-ESTAR exercise

Use the present simple of the verbs Ser and Estar and fill up the gaps: Yo …. española. Él …. en Portugal. Ellas …. profesoras y nosotros …. pintores. Esta pelicula …. muy larga. Marta …. alta y su pelo …. de color marrón. El perro …. en el jardín. Ellos … ingleses y ellas […]

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