Posts Tagged 'Spanish classes'

Acceptance, gratitude & learning Spanish!

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

Acceptance, gratitude & learning Spanish!   It’s very easy to get caught up in the “why” something is said a certain way when you’re learning a foreign language. It’s natural.. read more

Cognates are your friend!

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

Cognates are your friend! Last night I started teaching a conversation class for beginners to Spanish, which has inspired me to share a series of tips related to language learning… read more

Are you embarrassed to speak Spanish to native speakers?

Posted on May 17th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Are you embarrassed to speak Spanish to native speakers?   Practically every day I talk to a student who tells me how embarrassed they are to speak Spanish in front.. read more

Spanish language milestones

Posted on May 11th, 2018 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Spanish language milestones   Every day I listen to a chapter of an audiobook in Italian. The short stories that I read are usually 3 chapters, so it usually takes.. read more

What is your attitude towards learning Spanish?

Posted on December 14th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

What is your attitude towards learning Spanish? ¿Qué tal chicos?  ¿Listos para el fin de semana? This week I want to talk about the role that attitude plays in learning.. read more

Squeezing in some Spanish over the holidays!

Posted on December 7th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Squeezing in some Spanish over the holidays I know, I know, I know, you are very busy right now and the last thing you need to think about is how.. read more

Spanish tip: Diccionario vs Dictionary

Posted on December 1st, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Spanish tip: Diccionario vs Dictionary Hola chicos, ¿Qué tal la semana? As you probably all know by now, immersion is the best way to learn a language.  Yet most of.. read more