Simplifying Ser & Estar

To be or To be, that is the question

Are you tired of stumbling over the Spanish verbs SER & ESTAR?

Do you find yourself unsure of when to use SER & when to use ESTAR? 

Do you often use the wrong one? 

No te preocupes, you are NOT alone! 

Most Spanish learners struggle with these tricky verbs, but fear not…our 10-week Ser & Estar course is here to help you conquer this linguistic hurdle once and for all!

Crack the SER & ESTAR code in our 10-week course!

In this course we will take you on a journey through the diverse uses of SER & ESTAR.

We will begin by reviewing essential grammar rules so that you can gain a comprehensive understanding of when to use each verb.

But that’s not all! 

We believe in practical, hands-on learning, through actual use. 

You’ll have ample opportunity to practice using SER & ESTAR in weekly homework assignments and actual conversations, ensuring that your newfound knowledge sticks!

But wait, there’s more!

We understand that even with all the knowledge in the world, you might still find yourself hesitating when faced with these tricky verbs.

That’s why once you have a good understanding of when to use them, we will unveil a special little trick I like to use, to confidently choose every time.

No more second-guessing or confusion; just clarity and confidence in your Spanish communication.

And the best part?

This is all available for only $20/month!

Yep, for the price of a weekly cup of coffee, you can embark on this SER & ESTAR Odyssey!

In this course we will:

  • Start with an explanation of each rule surrounding SER & ESTAR
  • Learn the conjugations for both verbs in all 14 tenses
  • Learn & practice the rules through exercises and homework
  • Have the opportunity to practice using SER & ESTAR through both written & verbal communication (the verbal communication will be through WhatsApp)

After this course we hope that:

  • You will have a clear understanding of the rules 
  • You will use our “trick” to  decide when to use each verb
  • The use of these verbs will come more naturally


  • We will break the course down to 10 mini-lessons & practice lessons, with homework.
  • The commitment is approximately 45-60 minutes per week
    • Most classes will be 10-20 minutes long
    • The homework is expected to take approximately 30-60 minutes per week, depending on your level of Spanish
  • It will be a 10-week pre-recorded online course, offered on our Patreon page.
    • The recordings will be live each week starting the 1st week in April and ending the 2nd week in June of 2024.
    • We will take a one-week break the 2nd week in May, halfway through the course.
    • In case of an unexpected emergency or illness, the last recording will be pushed out by one week.
  • You will be able to do the course at your own pace, for as long as you are VIP Patron ($20/month)
  • The class instruction will be in English, not in Spanish (grammar is more easily understood in your dominant language)
  • The course is $20/month (approximately $5/week), which includes 3-4 hours of online class time + weekly homework assignments with answer keys when applicable + actual conversation through voice notes. 

This is a STEAL, considering this course is usually $333!

  • All levels are welcome, although if your level is A2 or A3 it may take you more time to do the homework.
    • This course is not recommended for level A1 students.
  • Taught by Caro, owner and founder of Pura Buena Onda.
  • You do not need to be a Pura Buena Onda – Conversational Spanish student to participate.
  • The course is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Please contact us:
Call us at: 619-916-8339 x1
Text us at: 415-569-6745
Email us at: [email protected]
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