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La tarea opcional para la semana del 23 al 29 de abril del 2018

Posted on April 21st, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Esta semana, queremos que escriban 5 frases usando fracciones.  Por ejemplo: “Me comí dos tercios de la bolsa de papitas” o “Me queda menos de un cuarto de bencina (gasolina).. read more

How to set the right size goal with native Spanish speakers

Posted on April 19th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

How to set the right size goal with native Spanish speakers   Every week I speak with students who have a Spanish-speaking significant other/coworker/friend, and yet they do not practice.. read more

La tarea opcional para el 16 al 21 de abril del 2018

Posted on April 14th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

La tarea opcional para el 16 al 21 de abril del 2018 Esta semana, queremos que escriban acerca de una conversación profunda o delicada que hayan tenido con alguien últimamente.. read more

No time to practice your Spanish?

Posted on April 12th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

No time to practice your Spanish? Are you one of the many students that feels they do not have time to work on their Spanish outside of class, but want.. read more

La tarea opcional para el 9 al 14 de abril del 2018

Posted on April 7th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Esta semana, les pedimos que contesten la pregunta del día en la página de FaceBook de Pura Buena Onda, cada día.  La semana que viene, les vamos a pedir que.. read more

Do it in Spanish!

Posted on April 7th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Do it in Spanish! Practically every language learner knows that the way to consistently improve their language skills is by incorporating their target language into their daily life.  However, what.. read more

La tarea opcional para el 2 al 7 de abril del 2018

Posted on March 31st, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Esta semana les pedimos que terminen cada una de estas frases: Dudo que…, No creo que…, No me imagino que…., Es imposible que…, y No es verdad que…   Para.. read more

Spanish and those damn verb conjugations!

Posted on March 29th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Spanish and those damn verb conjugations!   Among language learners the joke is that Spanish is a very easy language to learn…except for those damn conjugations!   It’s true. Spanish.. read more

La tarea opcional para el 26 al 31 de marzo del 2018

Posted on March 26th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Esta semana les pedimos que escriban una lista de 5 cosas que quizás pasen o no pasen este año.  Cada frase debería empezar con una de las expresiones que se.. read more

Overestimating & underestimating the language learning journey

Posted on March 23rd, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Overestimating & underestimating the language learning journey   I remember reading a quote a while back of Bill Gates, that really got my attention:  “Most people overestimate what they can.. read more