DAR conjugation and expressions, Spanish grammar (A2)

DAR conjugation and expressions, Spanish grammar (A2)
Le está dando calabazas.

Spanish verb DAR (to give) usually trouble students because it is irregular in the present and preterite tense and also can be found in many colloquial expressions that are difficult to understand in English.

Click on the link to learn full conjugation of dar in the different tenses. Below you can find some colloquial expressions with dar (translated into English) that you are going to find very useful. Finally, practice everything that you have learned with our quizzes.

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Spanish conditional quizzes (B1)

Spanish conditional quizzesLet’s see how much you know about the Spanish conditional tenseel condicional simple. Today we propose to you eight quizzes to check if you can form and understand how to use the conditional tense in Spanish. Click on this link if you want to review the grammar points or here to download the pdf sheet.

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Spanish slang with Antonio Banderas (B1)

Antonio Banderas teaches you some Spanish Slang, but be careful how you use these words. Click on the link if you want to watch an interview with this Spanish actor in Spanish.

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DIMINUTIVES IN SPANISH, HOW TO FORM AND USE THEM (A2)

Diminutives in Spanish –LOS DIMINUTIVOS– are used very often. For instance, when you hear a family member addressed in Spanish, you may not hear the standard relation terms (review vocabulary about family). In fact, you are more likely to hear variations on those terms. This is true because Spanish allows diminutive suffixes to be added to the ends of nouns. These suffixes are there to signal how the speaker feels about the person (or object) being described. Continue reading DIMINUTIVES IN SPANISH, HOW TO FORM AND USE THEM (A2)

Sports in Spanish vocabulary -deportes en español- (A2)

Sports in Spanish vocabularyHoy vamos a aprender vocabulario relacionado con los deportes en español. Primero, descargar la lámina en pdf y, después de eso, practica lo que has aprendido con los ejercicios interactivos de abajo.

Today we are going to learn vocabulary related to Sports in Spanish. First, download the pdf sheet and, after that, practice with the quizzes below.

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Infinitive in Spanish, basic Spanish grammar (A1)

The infinitive allows you to speak of an action in the abstract, as a noun. In English, infinitives are verbs preceded by “to”: to be, to go, to stay, and so on. Spanish infinitives do not have any function words equivalent to the English “to” that precede them, but you can recognize them by one of three possible endings: –ar, –er, and –ir. These three groupings aren’t arbitrary—they signal how the verb should be conjugated. For every tense, you’ll learn three sets of regular endings, one for each of these groups.

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PRESENT TENSE IRREGULAR QUIZZES (A1)

Present tense irregular quizzes (Spanish verbs)Ready to master the irregular verbs in the present tense? Below you have 14 quizzes to practice the conjugation of the Spanish irregular verbs in the present tense, from?crosswords to word search or fill the gaps. Click here to learn more.

Estás preparado para dominar los verbos irregulares en el presente de indicativo? Abajo tienes 14 actividades para practicar la conjugación de los verbos irregulares españoles en el presente de indicativo, de crucigramas a sopas de letras o rellena huecos.  Cliquea en el vínculo para saber más.

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Spanish numbers podcast (A1)

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¿Qué números se mencionan en el podcast?

In this podcast, you are going to listen to some people speaking, pay attention and answer the questions below about the numbers they mention. When you finish, check your answers and the transcription of the Spanish numbers podcast.

En este podcast vas a escuchar a algunas personas hablando, presta atención y responde a las preguntas de abajo sobre los números que se mencionan. Cuando termines, comprueba tus respuestas y la transcripción de este podcast sobre los números en español.

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