Spanish Lesson 15: Possessive Pronouns/ Adjectives

Possessive pronouns or Possessive Adjectives   According to Grammarly.com, Possessive Pronouns show that something belongs to someone. The possessive pronouns, in English, are my, our, your, his, her, its, and their. Possessive pronouns simplify constructions that show possession of a noun.  For example: *Peter enjoys reading Peter’s books. It sounds odd to use Peter’s name […]

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Spanish Lesson 14: Adjectives ~ Adjetivos

According to Grammarly.com, Adjectives are words that describe/ modify the qualities or states of being of nouns, egs. enormous, silly, yellow, fun, fast. They can also describe the quantity of nouns: many, few, millions, eleven.  In English the adjectives are usually easy to spot because they come immediately before the nouns they modify. Examples: The enormous structure […]

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Spanish Lesson 13: Nouns and Gender in Spanish

  What is this gender business? How is it related to language? In romance languages, of which Spanish is one, nouns are either masculine or feminine.  We can sometimes (but certainly not always) tell whether a word is masculine or feminine by looking at its ending.  There is a very wide generalisation that words ending in ‘a’ […]

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Spanish Lesson 11: Feelings

Bienvenidos a la clase de español. Today we’re going to discuss our feelings.  A couple of months ago we went through a list of common greetings in conversational Spanish.  In that list we looked at how to say “How are you?” and how to give a couple quick responses to that question.  Check out that […]

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Spanish Lesson 10: Occupations and Nationalities | Worksheet included

Hola y bienvenidos a la clase de español. Hoy vamos a hablar de ocupaciones y nacionalidades.   Today we’ll talk about occupations and nationalities.   Nationalities and Discussing Nationality   This list includes Spain and the Latin American countries. List of Nationalities in Spanish Country Nationality – Male Nationality – Female Argentina Argentino Argentina Bolivia Boliviano Boliviana […]

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Spanish Lesson 9: Birthday and Age

Hola, Bienvenidos a la clase de español. ¡Cumpleaños Feliz! Is today your birthday?  Well if it is, many happy returns to you.  If not, please accept my greetings in advance 😊 Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve learnt how to count, learnt vocabulary associated with dates and learnt how to write the date.  (Lesson […]

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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 new to you.  With these 25 expressions you can have a very basic conversation in Spanish.  Be sure to listen […]

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