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Spanish Adjectives

Spanish Adjectives Adjectives are words that go with the noun to modify or qualify the meaning adding more information or detail making it different to the others and more specific. The most important adjectives are the qualifying adjectives. Examples of this type of adjectives are pequeño (small), azul (blue) or beautiful (bonito). These are the group that we are going to study in this section. Adjectives agree in number As we saw, every word around the noun has to agree in number. In other words, Read More +

Possessives adjectives in Spanish

The possessive words in Spanish are words used to express possession or belonging. In this section we are going to study two groups of possessives: possessives adjectives and possessives pronouns.   Possessives adjectives   Possessive adjectives are used to indicate possession in Spanish, and they must agree in number (singular or plural) with the item being possessed.   Here is a list of the Spanish possessive adjectives that are used before the noun: Mi / mis (my) tu / tus  (your) su / sus (its, Read More +

Demonstratives in Spanish

Spanish Demonstratives Demonstratives are words we use to signal by adding a notion of distance in space or time. There are two kinds of demonstratives: demonstratives adjectives (este vino (this wine)) and demonstrative pronouns (¿qué es esto? (What’s this?)). “Demonstrative” comes from “to demonstrate,” so this give us an idea of the function of this grammatical elemet.. In this section we are going to study the demonstrative with detail. In English, “this” and “these” are used to refer to things or people that are close Read More +

Nepal School using a bilingual whiteboard

A bilingual whiteboard has been used in the Ullens School in Kathmandu. This is my opinion about a very interesting article I have read that it was recently wrote by Helen Swire. She is talking about how to adapt interactive materials to teach Nepali and English simultaneously. She is first giving a background about the Ullens School in Kathmandu. Apparently is the first school in Nepal to teach the International Baccalaureate. However they also teach their mother tongue Nepali. Nepali language is really difficult to Read More +

Spanish Lessons and Spanish Tuition for children

Amazon.co.uk Widgets Amazon.co.uk Widgets School-e Ltd offers Spanish Lessons for children and we have been teaching Spanish in after school clubs and as part of the curriculum in Manchester schools for the past eleven years. Overall we have over 20 years experience with children. Our Spanish lessons in the schools enable children to understand and speak useful everyday Spanish, so that they can do things like greeting friends and saying how old they are. Research has shown that learning another language is not only useful Read More +