Monthly Archives: May 2014

Salsa, Tango, just dance the Hispanic night away!

 Here is another in our series looking at various Hispanic websites across the world.  This time we’re actually looking at a few local sites, all of which are about dance rather than language and which are based in Glasgow. One

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Do you know your dipthongs from your phonemes?

No, to be honest, most native Spanish speakers probably don’t either.  However, for those of you interested in knowing a bit more of the grammar that underpins the Spanish language, we can tell you that one of the things that

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Not just ‘tres cervezas por favor’ – why speaking Spanish is a useful professional skill

One of the key reasons for learning to speak Spanish is its international status.  It’s an official language on three continents, and with the rapidly growing economies in Latin and South America, it’s a valuable professional skill to have for

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Learning a new language? Here’s five of the most common problems.

We recently came across an interesting article in the Daily Telegraph.  In it, the writer records ‘the five most common mistakes made by those learning a new language.’ At Lorca Spanish we recognise the five ‘errors’ they identify and we

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