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Tabletop Sign - Spanish Speaking Amigos

Adobe Acrobat file 160K A former member Sep 4, 2014

FREE Spanish Audio and Video Files

This file was updated to include a collection of free Spanish video files. All files listed are free and there's something for all levels. All audio files can be downloaded except Destinos which can only be viewed via streaming video on a computer.

Adobe Acrobat file 22K Scott W. Apr 3, 2013

Spanish tutorials on the Internet

This is an update of the “Spanish tutorials on the Internet” handout that we used to give to new members. Since not all members need this information it is posted here to those who wish to review these web sites that provide free Spanish lessons.

Adobe Acrobat file 11K Scott W. Jul 3, 2012

Deportará EU a dos ojinaguenses veteranos de guerra

The U.S. immigration service is over loaded, but... Now, 2 highly decorated U.S. veteran-brothers are being deported back to Mexico for an expired driver’s license 25 years ago, and ID errors on their birth certificates and social security cards.

Word file 45K Scott W. Apr 25, 2012

Candidata panista despierta entusiasmo

Mexican presidential elections are July 1, 2012. For the first time in the political history of Mexico, there has emerged a female presidential candidate.

Word file 73K Scott W. Feb 12, 2012

Tres Palabras – “Quema los Barcos”

In Spanish the phrase “Quema los barcos” it literally means “Burn the ships”. The meaning of the saying is to make a decision and go forward. This is a short description of the origin of the saying and why it is part of Latin American culture.

Word file 140K Scott W. Feb 2, 2012

Como Mantener un Matrimonio

"Como Mantener un Matrimonio" es una fábula hispana. Hay ayuda con vocabulario al lado derecho de la página. "How to Keep a Marriage" is a hispanic fable. There is help with vocabulary on the right side of the page.

Word file 34K Scott W. Feb 2, 2012

Mexican Traditions for Christmas

La Navidad es una festividad religiosa entre las familias tradicionales y en las zonas rurales.

Word file 106K Scott W. Dec 14, 2011

La Navidad en España

In Spain the Christmas season starts early and ends late. Here is a summary of just some of the Christmas customs and traditions of Spain.

Word file 37K Scott W. Dec 14, 2011

Alpacas peruanas llevan microchip para evitar su contrabando

En Lima, Perú, el gobierno decidió colocar microchip en alpacas de alta calidad genética para evitar su contrabando a países como Bolivia y Chile.

Adobe Acrobat file 89K Scott W. Nov 9, 2011

Saying Around in Spanish

"Around" is one of those English words that's nearly impossible to provide a Spanish equivalent for without some context. Not only can it function as an adverb or preposition, it also can be a part of a phrasal verb.

Word file 42K Scott W. Nov 9, 2011

La Calavera Catrina

La Calavera Catrina has since become a staple of Mexican imagery, and often is incorporated into artistic manifestations of the Day of the Dead in November, such as altars and calavera costumes.

Word file 104K Scott W. Nov 2, 2011

El Día de Muertos

El Día de Muertos es una celebración mexicana que honra a los ancestros durante el 2 de noviembre, coincidiendo con la celebración católica del Día de los Fieles Difuntos.

Word file 30K Scott W. Oct 29, 2011

Planetary Origins of the Days of the

The etymology (word history) of most of the days of the week are linked to Roman mythology and astronomy. In Spanish, the five weekdays all retained their planetary names based on Latin roots.

Word file 32K Scott W. Oct 26, 2011

Vocabulario de Beisbol en Espanol

For game #1 of the World Series: Baseball is a very popular sport in Cuba, Venezuela, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Mexico and Guatemala. It's also very popular in Colombia, and played in Ecuador, Peru and Argentina.

Word file 38K Scott W. Oct 19, 2011

Fiesta Nacional de Espana

This is 1 of 3 articles published about the celebration of October 12th--or as it is celebrated in the U.S. Columbus Day. As you will see there are quite different "points of view".

Word file 177K Scott W. Oct 12, 2011

Dia de la Raza

This is 1 of 3 articles published about the celebration of October 12th--or as it is celebrated in the U.S. Columbus Day. As you will see there are quite different "points of view".

Word file 29K Scott W. Oct 12, 2011

El dia de la resistencia indigena

This is 1 of 3 articles published about the celebration of October 12th--or as it is celebrated in the U.S. Columbus Day. As you will see there are quite different "points of view".

Word file 35K Scott W. Oct 12, 2011

Los nombres de los paises de los paises latinoamericanos

Word file 50K Scott W. Oct 5, 2011

La duquesa de Alba celebra al fin su tercera boda

The matriarch's supreme title is Duchess of Alba, but she has 40 other titles. The Guinness World Records says she has more titles recognized by an existing government than any other noble in the world. She is 85 and the groom is 60 years old.

Word file 71K Scott W. Oct 5, 2011

Merlin el mago

Here's a short story about Merlin the Magician.

Word file 29K Scott W. Sep 16, 2011

Using the Verb Terminar

Terminar, a cognate of the English verb "to terminate," is a common Spanish verb typically meaning "to end" or "to finish." It is usually used in combination with other words.

Word file 40K Scott W. Sep 14, 2011

Placing the Verb Before the Subject

In English, the most common word order for the main parts of a sentence is for the main verb to follow the subject, thus the noun performs the action of the verb. In Spanish it is much more common than in English for that order to be reversed.

Word file 47K Scott W. Sep 7, 2011

Descubren un relieve olmeca con felinos

El monumento, que ha sido denominado «Tríada de los felinos», pesa más de tonelada y media y tiene una antigüedad de casi tres mil años.

Word file 92K Scott W. Aug 3, 2011

Los Ultimos Adioses de Eva Peron

The 26th of July 2011 marks the 59th anniversary of the death of Eva Perón. Her image is ever present in Argentina’s culture and this week the president of Argentina dedicated a mural to her honor. This is a story of her last good-by.

Word file 396K Scott W. Jul 27, 2011

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