RAIN CATS AND DOGS IN SPANISH: IDIOMS

Rain cats and dogs in Spanish is CAER CHUZOS DE PUNTA (to fall sharp spears). Look to these Spanish English phrases to understand better how this Spanish idiom works.

rain cats and dog in Spanish CAER CHUZOS DE PUNTA.¡No pudes marcharte ahora! Están cayendo chuzos de punta y no tienes paraguas (You can’t leave just now! It is raining cats and dogs and you don’t have an umbrella).

 En los meses de julio y agosto caen chuzos de punta en India, porque es cuando viene el Monzón (In July and August months it rains cats and dog because is when the Monsoon comes).

Cuando regresabamos de la fiesta, caían chuzos de punta (When we were returning after the party, it was raining cats and dogs).

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Mood in Spanish for beginners

Mood in Spanish is said ESTADOS DE ÁNIMO and with this vocabulary, we are going learn how to describe people feeling and state of mind.

mood in Spanish - Estados de ánimo en españolHere you have an activity to learn some names and adjectives to say how we feel (names are used with verb “tener” adjectives are used with “estar“, click on the link to check the conjugation of these two verbs). Notice that they are not used to describe people personality but to talk about temporal states. Practice this game as many time as you want until feel confident, below you will find the list of the vocabulary and link to more adjectives to talk about people mood ¡Vamos a trabajar!

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Football in Spanish: vocabulary (B1)

Football in Spanish (or soccer) is said FÚTBOL. Let’s see how to learn more about this topics.

football in Spanish. Vocabulary and quizzesSi te gusta el fútbol tienes mucha suerte, el Mundial de Rusia está a punto de empezar y durante las próximas semanas no se hablará de otra cosa. Si no te gusta, resignación.

Hoy te dejamos un pequeño glosario, español e inglés, de palabras relacionadas con el fútbol. Más exactamente “55 palabras para hablar del Mundial de Rusia 2018 en español”. Lo que te ayudará a seguir las noticias sobre el mundial en la prensa española.

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NATURALEZA (nature) vocabulary in Spanish (A2)

Naturaleza (nature) vocabulary in Spanish (A2)
Naturaleza (nature) vocabulary in Spanish

Here you have some Spanish vocabulary related to nature, click on the link or on the image to download the pdf worksheet, practice everything you have learned with the quizzes below. You can also listen to the podcast “las estaciones (the seasons)” or learn more vocabulary about “los insectos (insects)“, just click on the links again. Remember you can contact your tutor for any question you have. Don’t you have a Spanish personal tutor yet?

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Vocabulario: LOS MESES DEL AÑO (A2)

¿Te acuerdas siempre de cuántos días tiene cada mes? Te vamos a mostrar un pequeño truco (trick) para recordarlo. Coloca los puños (fists) como en la foto. Los meses que coinciden con los nudillos (knuckles) tienen treinta y un días, el resto tienen treinta, excepto el mes de febrero que tiene veintiocho. Eso sí, recuerda que en años bisiestos (leap years) febrero tiene 29 días. No es difícil acordarse ¿verdad?

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Spanish vocabulary_A2: la cabeza y la cara (head and face)

Today we are going to learn the Spanish vocabulary for parts of the face (cara) and head (cabeza). First, download the pdf sheet with the vocabulary and after that practice this vocabulary with our quizzes. You can also learn more vocabulary about the human body (cuerpo humano) in this link. Remeber you can contact your tutor with any question you have about this topic. Don’t you have a Spanish personal tutor yet?

 

Spanish vocabulary_A1: Adjetivos (adjectives)

Today we are going to learn some Spanish adjectives that will help you to describe things and people. Click on the link or in the images to download the pdf sheet. Then, practice this vocabulary with our quizzes and word games.

If you want to learn more about this topic, click on the link to learn more about adjectives and nouns agreement,  how to make the superlative in Spanish or adjectives to describe people. Remember to contact your tutor with any question you have or to ask for more homework. Don’t you have a Spanish personal tutor yet?

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El cuarto de baño (toilet) vocabulary in Spanish_A2

Spanish vocabulary: Insectos (insects)

Hoy vamos a aprender el nombre de algunos insectos, además vamos a practicar más los usos de los verbos ser y estar ¡Estás listo/a!

  1. Descarga la hoja de vocabulario en pdf (download the pdf vocabulary worksheet).
  2. Practica el vocabulario con nuestros quizzes.
  3. ¿Cónoces la expresión “a otra cosa mariposa”.
  4. Aprende el nombre de más insectos.
  5. Remember you can contact your tutor with any question you have. Don’t you have a Spanish personal tutor yet?