Clase de español con: “El Lingüista”- ¿Qué hora es? o ¿Qué horas son?

Descubre la manera correcta de decir la hora en español con este divertido video y, si no lo entiendes, a lo mejor es hora que te inscribas en uno de nuestros programas y aprendas español con un profesor nativo.

Discover the correct way to say the time in Spanish with this video, and if you don’t understand it, maybe in time for you to enroll in one of our Spanish programs and to start learning Spanish with a native teacher.

Read the transcript here:

Good morning my linguist friend.
Ah, good morning, what time is it?
It’s 6 in the morning
And, why are you waking me up so early?
I have a question for you.
What is it?
What time is it? or What time is it?
It’s 6 in the morning I’ve just told you that.
Yes, I know but. What time is it? or What time is it?
It is six in the morning!
¡Then both ways to ask are possible!
Yes, only if you ask a question. If you are giving the time to someone there should be concordance in between the verb and the number of hours (for the question to be singular or plural)
It’s 6 now….but it will be 1 in the afternoon when I wake up again. Bye

Using Social Media to Teach Spanish: Introducing “La Profe”

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Learn Spanish using Facebook? Even a short decade ago – back when Web Spanish began teaching Spanish classes online – asking anyone this question would have rewarded you with a blank stare, and a puzzled “Facewhat??” It´s really amazing how Facebook – now fast approaching its 11th birthday on February 4th – has gone from […]

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WebSpanish: New Online Spanish Programs – Medicine, DELE Prep

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If you are one of the regular visitors to our blog and website, you’ll notice that we have updated our look and have launched 2 new online Spanish programs to help meet the growing and diversified demands of our students. The first course I would like to tell you about is Medical Spanish. We teach […]

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Expats Drowning in the Ocean of Opportunity

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Let me share a fable I heard years ago from a Peruvian English teacher who was trying to stimulate her young students to take their studies seriously.   The fable tells of how a young Peruvian mouse had immigrated to the  United States in search of a better future.  This young, naïve yet optimistic mouse arrived […]

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Practice Online With A Private Teacher

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Consider your traditional language classroom scenario: you are seated for 1 or 2 hours together with ten to twenty other keen students. Your teacher – who is trying to address the multiple learning needs  of the group,  guides you through the lesson, scribbling on the whiteboard, and asking students questions.  If you are lucky, you […]

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Want to slow aging? Learn Spanish!

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Can learning Spanish online help keep you younger?  Well, it´s common sense that learning a foreign language will exercise your brain and help keep you mentally agile – we all intuitively know that – but isn´t it great when you have a couple PhD´s in lab coats back you up with some solid research. I´d […]

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El quechua en Hispanoamérica sobrevive

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Hello, dear students.  This week we will take a look at some words of Quechua origin that are now recognized as being words in Spanish by the RAE.  Pay special attention to the use of the following words that are used in the news story. Hola, queridos estudiantes. Esta semana hablaremos de las palabras de […]

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Sin la ley del libro, los peruanos pierden

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Hola, amigos. La noticia de esta semana nos explica cómo la desaparición de la ley peruana del libro afectaría a la industria literaria de este país. Pero, antes de escuchar la nota, no olviden prestar atención a los siguientes términos: Perceptible Gremio Encarecer Germán Coronado, presidente de la Cámara Peruana del Libro, indicó que desde […]

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El valor del idioma

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Hola, amigos. Esta semana queremos contarles acerca de un informe que explica el valor económico que representa el idioma español en España y el mundo. Pero, antes de escuchar la nota, no olviden prestar atención a los siguientes términos: Promedio Impulsor Superar En España se ha demostrado que el idioma español representa en promedio un […]

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Spanish for Medicine: Stomach Pain and Nausea

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Hi. It´s nice to have you visiting our blog! Pay attention to this lesson is you are interested in learning Spanish for medicine. Today, Dr. Lozano is attending in the examination room when he receives his most constant patient Dolores who as-per-usual is feeling abnormally anxious about her health, maybe even to the extent of […]

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Clases de español con: “El Guía Turístico”- Buscando a un doctor

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Esta semana aprende con nosotros y con la ayuda de “El Guía Turístico” qué hacer si te sientes enfermo mientras viajas por Latinoamérica. Haz click aquí para inscribirte en clases de español en línea con un profesor nativo. This week learn with us and with “El Guía Turístico” what to do if you feel sick […]

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