Date Archives July 2018

GUEST POST: Is there an ideal language teaching method for beginners and intermediate level learners of a language?

¡Buenos Días! It’s a new week and I am thrilled to be starting it with a very special post.  Today you’ll be reading the first Guest Post on Over The Andes, courtesy Alejandra Rodríguez.  Alejandra…

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Spanish Lesson 6: 25 Commonly Used Expressions in Conversational Spanish

Welcome once again to Spanish Class!  We’ll continue our beginner level Spanish lessons today with a list of commonly used expressions.  You’ve probably heard some of these before and there’ll be others that are brand…

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Friday Canción: No Me Ames by Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony

It’s Friday again.  The weekend is here! Are you ready for some sweet Spanish music to touch your heart?  I’ve got a Friday Song for you… La canción de viernes: No Me Ames by Jennifer Lopez and…

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The Gender Constructs of Marianismo and Machismo and the Roles of La Malinche and the Virgen de Guadalupe (Part III)

In Part 1 of this topic, we defined and compared Machismo and Marianismo.  In Part 2 we discussed the history and symbolism of La Virgen de Guadalupe.  In this third and final segment we will explore the second archetype…

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