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Granada Christmas activities in Andalucia Spain. Spanish in Spain: www.spanish-school-herradura.com

Granada Christmas activities in Andalucia Spain. Spanish in Spain: www.spanish-school-herradura.com | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

Granada Christmas activities in Andalucia Spain. Street markets, nativity scenes and festive lights make the special atmosphere in the city.

 

Combine a visit to Granada with a visit to the beautiful coast of this province: the Costa Tropical, where you can follow a Spanish Language course at our school, located right in the beach!

 

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Programs for children, teenagers and adults. Also business courses and courses for not-native Spanish teachers. Looking forward to seeing you soon!

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Spanish in Spain: www.spanish-school-herradura. Also professional Spanish online programs available!

 

The Spanish Christmas celebrations vary slightly from the festivites in the UK or USA. Celebrations in Spain generally begin around 5th December and continue right through to the end of 6th January.

Here is my guide to what´s happening in Granada this festive season. If you are visting another area of Spain the basic outline will probably be quite similar to this one.

 

At the foot of this post is a quick guide to Spanish Christmas words you´ll hear constantly over the next month.

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Basic Spanish Lessons: Ordering Food. Spanish in Spain www.spanish-school-herradura.com

Basic Spanish Lessons: Ordering Food. Spanish in Spain www.spanish-school-herradura.com | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

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In this article of Basic Spanish Lessons you will find a beginner vocabulary to order food in a restaurant. Spanish teacher activity included.

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Talking to the waiter

You don’t have to chat the waiter up, but it would be nice to be able to do more than announce your entree or point at the menu. These phrases will help smooth out your exchange

 

1. Quiero…. (I want….) 2. Me gustaría… (I would like….) 3. ¿Me trae….? (Could you bring me…..) 4. La cuenta, por favor. (The check, please.) 5. ¿Hay algún plato especial hoy? (Is there a special today?)

 

Obviously, pointing to the menu will usually do the trick in most restaurants, but you are then taking the risk of getting a dish you didn’t want, plus you look like a tourist who refuses to learn the local language. Learning just a few phrases will go a long way when it comes to ordering food in a restaurant.

 

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I Learned to Speak Four Languages in a Few Years: Here's How

I Learned to Speak Four Languages in a Few Years: Here's How | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

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Stage 1: Learn the correct pronunciation of the language.P

Time: 1-2 weeks (or longer for languages that have a new alphabet that will take some time to get comfortable with)

 

Starting with pronunciation first does a few things—because I'm first and foremost learning how to hear that language's sounds, my listening comprehension gets an immediate boost before I even start traditional language learning. Once I start vocabulary training, I retain it better because I'm familiar with how words should sound and how they should be spelled. (Correct spellings in French, for example, are much easier to remember when there's a connection between the spelling and the sound), and once I finally start speaking to native speakers, they don't switch to English for me or dumb down their language, which is awesome sauce

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9 Tips For Learning A New Language - LivingBilingual

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editors note: Today we have a great guest post by Tami Lawry with some great words of wisdom. Enjoy!

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In today’s world, learning another language can be extremely beneficial. More and more cities are becoming diverse, and knowing another language can help you communicate with your neighbors. More and more companies are starting to expand globally, and knowing another language can help you not only land a job, but be involved in the global side of the business.

 

But learning a new language is not very easy, especially as you get older. You no longer have the time or attention span to dedicate to learning a new language, which can cause frustration during the learning process. Although learning a new language will be challenging, it’s not impossible. Instead of giving up, use the following tips to help you successfully learn a new language. - See more at: http://livingbilingual.com/2013/09/13/9-tips-learning-new-language/#sthash.sakFZAXY.dpuf

 

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How do you say ‘giant box of cereal’ in #Spanish?

How do you say ‘giant box of cereal’ in #Spanish? | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it
Suffice it to say it took me an hour to pick up the giant box of cereal from my mother.
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These are the moments when all f the phrases you toss around before you go  abroad become real: “Immersion will be great for my Spanish — it’ll really force  me to speak it. Of course it’ll be hard sometimes, but in the end I’ll be much  better for it.” When you hear that in a pre-departure meeting or say it to your  family, it’s hard to picture the cracked blue plastic cushion of the bench in  the Miraflores post office where you’ll sit, cradling a cardboard box,  cursing  your clumsy Spanish. Even when you say, “The first few days will probably be  rough,” you can’t anticipate the headaches two weeks in, when you’re dreaming  and doodling in Spanish but still need your host mother to slowly repeat her  question about what kind of tea you want. Read more at http://matadornetwork.com/abroad/how-do-you-say-giant-box-of-cereal-in-spanish/#4G7wTaeuK0hFIRaU.99

 

 

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Learn Spanish during a gap year: Harvard College Admissions § Applying: Taking Time Off

Learn Spanish during a gap year: Harvard College Admissions § Applying: Taking Time Off | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

Learn Spanish in Spain, La Herradura. A local Spanish town in the South of Spain. The Spanish Language School is located right on the beach, in stunning horse-shoe shaped bay. Great climate all year around, and paradise for water sports lovers. Book a Spanish language school in our familiar school, and make both international and Spanish friends. There is also an option to follow an internship, learn Spanish in exchange for Spanish classes.

 

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Taking Time Off Before or During College

Perhaps the best way of all to get the full benefit of a "time-off" is to postpone entrance to college for a year. For nearly forty years, Harvard has recommended this option, indeed proposing it in the letter of admission. Normally a total of about fifty to seventy students defer college until the next year.

 

The results have been uniformly positive. Harvard's daily student newspaper, The Crimson, reported (5/19/2000) that students who had taken a year off found the experience "so valuable that they would advise all Harvard students to consider it." Harvard's overall graduation rate of 98% is among the highest in the nation, perhaps in part because so many students take time off. One student, noting that the majority of her friends will simply spend eight consecutive terms at Harvard, "wondered if they ever get the chance to catch their breath."

 

During her year off, the student quoted above toured South America with an ice-skating company and later took a trip to Russia. Another interviewed in the article worked with a growing e-commerce company (in which the staff grew from ten to a hundred during the year) and backpacked around Europe for six months.

Some Options for the Interim Year

Members of one recent class participated in the following activities, and more, in the interim year: drama, figure skating, health-care, archeological exploration, kibbutz life, language study, mineralogical research, missionary work, music, non-profit groups, child welfare programs, political campaigns, rebuilding schools, special needs volunteering, sports, steel drumming, storytelling, swing dance, university courses, and writing - to name some chosen at random. They took their interim year in the following locales: Belize, Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Mongolia, Nepal, Philippines, Scandinavia, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Uruguay, United States and Zimbabwe.

 

Many students divide their year into several segments of work, travel, or study. Not all can afford to travel or to take part in exotic activities. A number have served in the military or other national service programs. Some remain at home, working, taking part-time courses, interning, and still finding the time to read books they have never had time to fit into their schedules or begin to write the "great American novel." Others have been able to forge closer ties with parents or grandparents from whom they may have drifted away during the hectic pace of the high-school years.

Reactions to the Year Off

Students taking a year off prior to Harvard are doing what students from the U.K. do with their so-called "gap year." Other countries have mandatory military service for varying periods of time. Regardless of why they took the year off or what they did, students are effusive in their praise. Many speak of their year away as a "life-altering" experience or a "turning point," and most feel that its full value can never be measured and will pay dividends the rest of their lives. Many come to college with new visions of their academic plans, their extracurricular pursuits, the intangibles they hoped to gain in college, and the career possibilities they observed in their year away. Virtually all would do it again.

 

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What is the fastest way to learn a foreign language?

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Many of us dream of going to a foreign country and learning some of the local language so we can at least make conversation. But we don't want to spend years doing it.

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The Immersion Technique When it comes to learning a language fast, the most tried-and-true method is the immersion technique, commonly associated with the Berlitz language schools. What Berlitz educators found in the 1950s and 60s was that their students learned more quickly if they stopped using grammar textbooks and just started speaking the language on the very first day of class. In a Berlitz school, students learn a language through intensive exposure to it in a context that makes sense. So, for example, you and your classmates might sit down to dinner and start talking about it in Arabic. It is easier to learn the language quickly if your teacher hands you plates and food items while describing them. The idea is that you pick up key phrases and words first, and then learn the grammar almost unconsciously in the process.

 

Though this sounds common-sensical to us now, it was fairly revolutionary at the time the Berlitz schools pioneered it. Now, most language schools aimed at teaching languages quickly use some version of the immersion method.

 

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Bilingualism Today: Meeting the Demands of the 21st Century [INFOGRAPHIC]

Bilingualism Today: Meeting the Demands of the 21st Century [INFOGRAPHIC] | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

Spanish immersion programs in the South of Spain, in local Spanish town. Our school is located right on the beach of La Herradura, in beautiful horsehoe-shaped bay. Familiar school that offers a lot of attention to each students, due to the small classes. Professional and qualified Spanish native teachers. Teaching children (+5), teenagers and adults. Also programs for professionals.

 

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With advances in technology, business, and communication worldwide, a cross-cultural familiarity is becoming increasingly important in the 21st century. Half of the world’s population speaks more than one language, and bilingual people are becoming more and more valuable in business and social settings. English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Russian are emerging as some of the top languages desired in the business, digital, and social world.

To find out more about bilingualism and leading languages for 2013 and beyond, take a look at this interesting infographic from Bluedata International Institute, a New York City ESL school. If you have any friends or family considering working on their language skills or learning English, please feel free to share this infographic with them!

 

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Why learn languages? 10 good reasons to learn a foreign language!

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10 good reasons why you should be learning a foreign language: Learning foreign languages has many rewards!

 

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Tips for the Heat - Under the Spanish Sun Piccavey.com by Molly Sears

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Tips for the Heat- Under the Spanish Sun.I have prepared this list to offer tips for coping with heat. After living in Andalusia many years, watching locals

 

#LearnSpanish in #Spain: La Herradura is a beautiful coastal town with great long beach, in horsehoe shaped bay. Here the temperatures are very mild, both in the summer and winter, with temperatures between 20-28 degrees celcius.

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Clothes:

Only wear natural fibres: Silk, Linen, Cotton or Ramie. A mix of these fibres is also good. Very important to steer clear from polyester, acrylic Lycra  or nylon. These fabrics don´t allow the skin to breath and will keep the heat in.Best to choose pale coloured clothes to wear. White, beige tones or pastel colours. They reflect heat and will be far more comfortable than wearing darker colours which absorb heat.Wear a Hat. It protects you from overheating and can help prevent sunstroke. It also helps you to keep your hair in good condition too. If you have coloured hair or highlights, the hat (or headscarf)  will protect your tresses from discoloration and drying out. Your hairdresser will be pleased ; )  Always choose pale shades for your headwear. If you wear a dark coloured hat this will attract heat and may cause you to sweat or overheat.

 

The Spanish Language School of La Herradura, South Spain, is located right on the beach. Because of the Sea Climate, temperatures are comfortable all year around, and you can practise your favorite (water) sports at any time of the year!

 

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The Bilingual Brain: The Ferrari of Brains

The Bilingual Brain: The Ferrari of Brains | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

The bilingual brain is the Ferrari of brains... which is great. But why? Well, interestingly the bilingual brain utilizies it's languages to help increase..

 

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The brain is made stronger and fine-tuned through this process of having to make split-second decisions all the time. It has to prioritize the various elements of language creation (grammar, vocabulary, etc) and then it has to put it all together in addition to the regular mechanics of language at talking speed. Anyone who has had the joy to learn a language language knows exactly what I’m talking about and how taxing this is on the brain. Now imagine doing that your whole life.

 

Learn Spanish in local town, South Spain. La Herradura has a long beach situated a stunning bay along the Costa Tropical Coast of Spain. Programs for Intensive Spanish courses, Spanish for families and for professionals.

 

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Why learn a foreign language? Benefits of bilingualism - Telegraph

Why learn a foreign language? Benefits of bilingualism - Telegraph | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

Learning a foreign language is more than just a boost to your CV or handy for travelling. It will make you smarter, more decisive and even better at English, says Anne Merritt.

 

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Physiological studies have found that speaking two or more languages is a great asset to the cognitive process. The brains of bilingual people operate differently than single language speakers, and these differences offer several mental benefits.

 

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8 essential tips for learning Spanish

8 essential tips for learning Spanish | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

Finding (mostly) free resources, setting your iPhone settings to español and  hooking up with native Spanish-speakers are just a few of Lukas Gohl’s  recommendations for Spanish students.

 

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Spanish is one of the fastest-spreading languages in the world and is often  listed as among the easiest for English speakers to learn. With this in mind,  why aren’t there more people fluent in Spanish?

 

Like all failed New  Year’s resolutions, there’s saying and then there’s doing. The key is to  have the right tools and mindset to help you stay focused and have fun learning.  Here are some tips to get you started:

 

Read more at http://matadornetwork.com/abroad/8-essential-tips-for-learning-spanish/#uHhs1TfGzVq3fOl6.99

 

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Spanish activities. Learn Spanish in Spain, La Herradura: www.spanish-school-herradura.com

Spanish activities. Learn Spanish in Spain, La Herradura: www.spanish-school-herradura.com | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

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Spanish programs for children and adults: www.spanish-school-herradura.com

 

Also professional online Spanish courses, guided by our Spanish native teachers. Contact us for more info:

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A Guide to #Spanish - 10 facts about the Spanish language. Learn Spanish in La Herradura, Spain www.spanish-school-herradura.com

A Guide to #Spanish - 10 facts about the Spanish language. Learn Spanish in La Herradura, Spain www.spanish-school-herradura.com | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

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BBC Languages - Learn Spanish in your own time and have fun with Languages of the world. Your fun Spanish language taster. Pick up essential phrases and learn some fascinating facts about the Spanish language.

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Where is Spanish spoken?

 

Also known as Castilian, due to its origins in the Castile region of Spain, Spanish is the official language of Spain. It's also spoken across Central and South American countries which were former Spanish colonies, and more recently in the USA due to migration from its southern neighbours

 

In Africa, Spanish is spoken in Equatorial Guinea and the disputed territory of Western Sahara. In Asia, there are still remnants of the language in the Philippines

 

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Mexican Language And Customs: Are They Spanish Or Something Else... ?

Mexican Language And Customs: Are They Spanish Or Something Else... ? | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

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The Mexican language has undergone various changes in the previous century or two. Today, Mexican Spanish has a lilting intonation that European Spanish doesn’t. This comes from the Nahuatl language, which also has this intonation. Mexican Spanish has also kept many indigenous words from the days of the conquistadors, such as aguacate, or avocado, and patata, or potato. Mexican Spanish still shows marks of its origins with the conquistadors. It uses many archaic expressions, and it also shows traces of the accent of Extremadura. - See more at: http://livingbilingual.com/2013/08/12/mexican-language/#sthash.pKaUKCSz.dpuf

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When the Spanish conquistadors entered Mexico, they changed Mexican customs and culture forever. Mexican language also changed. The Spanish brought their language to Mexico, where it’s predominant today. - See more at: http://livingbilingual.com/2013/08/12/mexican-language/#sthash.pKaUKCSz.dpuf

 

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This article represents religous customs. Mexicans have kept indigenent words from the past and are still being used today. Some people think that these old ways of life have died off but many people still live by these

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Spanish Language – Facts & Infographic | Languages of the World

Spanish Language – Facts & Infographic | Languages of the World | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it
Informative facts about Spanish Language easily with our infographic overview showing language characteristics and roots of the language.
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What Is Bilingual Education In The United States? Past, Present, Future

What Is Bilingual Education In The United States? Past, Present, Future | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

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What is bilingual education? Bilingual education is when a person is educated in two languages. Generally speaking, bilingual education is used when talking about immigrants receiving at least partial education in their native tongue. For example, a Mexican family moves here and enrolls their child into school. Once in school, their child struggles because they don’t speak the common tongue (English) at a high enough level to keep up. Therefore, they are educated bilingually; partly in Spanish and partly in English

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Bilingual education is still fairly common today with about 20% of people speaking a language other than English at home. However, answering the question ‘what is bilingual education’ has changed slightly these days. The United States, and other traditionally monolingual English-speaking countries, have slowly started to realize the importance of multilingualism. They are starting to allocate funds, resources, and starting new dual immersion schools and other institutions focused on teaching children another language. The role is starting to reverse, slightly, from non-English to English to English natives being educated in another language with the hopes that they learn that language. The recent research is clearly showing many benefits of bilingual education. This bilingual edge is something that children in modern-day America will hopefully enjoy more in the coming generations than in the past generations. - See more at: http://livingbilingual.com/2013/09/05/what-is-bilingual-education-us/#sthash.HE1lJSl1.dpuf

 

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Why I'll Be Studying Spanish Forever.

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There are many benefits to learning a new language — and research suggests older students might have an advantage.

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" Recently I stumbled upon some research that debunks the conventional wisdom that children learn language faster than adults. Educational psychologist Catherine Elizabeth Snow and others have shown that adolescents and adults can actually perform better than younger children under controlled conditions. They believe this is, at least in part, because older students can apply the skills they’ve acquired in mastering their mother tongue to the new one.

 

Lizette Peter, who teaches second-language acquisition at the University of Kansas, points out that there is more variation among learners of the same age than between child and adult learners, although adults who speak at least one foreign language will generally have an easier time picking up another.

 

Finally, science has now established that neuroplasticity, the brain’s ability to change, continues well into old age, meaning you really can teach an old dog new tricks.

 

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Learn Spanish in Spain, La Herradura

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Spanish Classes in La Herradura, South Spain, a total immersion to learn the Spanish Language in a proficient way. More info: www.spanish-school-herradura.com

 

As a survey reveals British teenagers are the worst in Europe at foreign languages, Anne Merritt reveals the 10 easiest to learn from scratch.

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For language learners, a great feature of Spanish is its shallow orthographic depth – that is, in most cases, words are written as pronounced. This means that reading and writing in Spanish is a straightforward task.

Pronunciation is also fairly easy for native English speakers, with only ten vowel and diphthong sounds (English has 20), and no unfamiliar phonemes except for the fun-to-pronounce letter ñ. Grammatically speaking, Spanish has fewer irregularities that other Romance languages.

Spanish is also an attractive second language for English speakers because of its international status. Spanish is an official language on three continents, and with growing economies in Latin and South America, it’s a valuable professional skill. In a Telegraph survey, 37 per cent of employers rated Spanish as a useful language to know

 

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Spanish language for Modern Business enterprise | MatriSmsBlog

Spanish language for Modern Business enterprise | MatriSmsBlog | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

Businesses these days revolve around globalization. It has become important to carry out more than reach the highest level in their local areas.

 

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Imagine, if you are venturing into the Spanish-speaking population and you have to sell your products, you must provide services in a way that reaches people and at the same time, and produces a professional is needed. Expert translation services are a key to provide a highly professional work provided focus on the culture of the region. Translations in Spanish as well as help-properties and unique mulch-national companies make use of professional services to help create a global impact.

 

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Why study abroad? 10 reasons why you should study in a foreign country

Why study abroad? 10 reasons why you should study in a foreign country | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

Study abroad offers something for everyone. Here are just 10 excellent reasons why you should study abroad. 

 

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1. Study abroad is the optimal way to learn a language. There is no better and more effective way to learn a language than to be immersed in a culture that speaks the language you are learning. You're surrounded by the language on a daily basis and are seeing and hearing it in the proper cultural context. Language learning happens most quickly under these circumstances.

 

Our internships in Spain gives the unique opportunity to learn Spanish at a Spanish Language School. Contact us for more info:  info@spanish-school-herradura.com

 

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5 great reasons for visiting Spain - by Molly Sears

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5 great reasons for visiting Spain . Summer Holidays in Spain. Activities for familes and children. Visit Molly's blog for info about Spain.

 

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Whether you plan to enjoy a city break visiting Fine Art museums or want to go shopping in the sunshine, Spain is a great destination. You have the possibility of finding a pretty villa on a Spanish island too. If you enjoy music festivals Spain has many to offer throughout the year. Forget your wellies, you can leave them at home.

 

Learn Spanish in Spain, La Herradura: www.spanish-school-herradura.com

The familiar Spanish Language School is located right on the beach in a horseshoe shaped bay, in the local town of La Herradura, along the Costa Tropical Coast. Find out about immersion programs (already from one week), private courses, Spanish and business, and Spanish for families. Being located in Granada you can benefit from the great free tapa-tradition.

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The Benefits of Being Bilingual.

The Benefits of Being Bilingual. | Learn Spanish | Scoop.it

The Benefits of Being Bilingual are aplenty. Bilingualism helps fight off dementia, increases logical thinking, and promotes cultural sensitivity!

 

Learning Spanish in Spain, La Herradura, means learning the language in a proficient and fast way due to the locality of this beautiful and safe Spanish town. a great place to spend the holidays with the whole family. Info: www.spanish-school-herradura.com  

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"The benefits of being bilingual are numerous. I’ve gone through a lot of them in various places on this site, but I wanted to have one post that consolidated all of them. I will continuously update this post as I find more benefits and as new research is uncovered on the benefits of being bilingual. Or multilingual".

 

Jeffrey Nelson is a husband, father, and author on bilingualism, language learning, and culture. He has been featured on, and is a regular contributor for top bilingual websites like Spanglishbaby.com, Growingupbilingual.com, and Multilingualliving.com as well as the author of an Ebook on language learning. He is currently living in the Midwestern United States with his mexican wife and their bilingual son.

 

Learn Spanish in South Spain: Spanish programs for children, teenagers and adults: www.spanish-school-herradura.com

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 For children (+9 years), teenagers and adults. More info:

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Tapas Of Spain In Andulucia – It’s How You Eat, Not What You Eat.

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Tapas seem to cause a lot of confusion with people. One largely held belief is that tapas are
a type of food, when in fact, they are a way of eating food. Tapas can be anything.

Bless your heart, Granada. Not only are you packed to the rim with tapas bars, you also have upheld the seriously amazing tradition of including a free tapa with every glass of vino tinto!

 

Ruta de Tapas in La Herradura, Granada, Almuñecar, Salobreña and Motril: www.spanish-school-herradura.com  

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From piping hot patatas bravas, to crispy San Jacoboss. The unifying theme behind all tapas is that they are small portions served on either small plates or atop a piece of bread, pierced with a toothpick (also called pinchos).

 

Tapeando, or going out for tapas is a quintessentially Spanish experience. The normal procedure is to gather a group of friends, pitch in a few euros together (this is called the bote), and hop from bar to bar, sipping and sampling all of the delicious Spanish treats in front of you.

So you have a craving for Rioja wine and savory Spanish food, your friends are gathered and you’re ready to take on this Spanish experience.

 

The Spanish Language School of La Herradura organizes Rutas de Tapa in town, or in neighbouring towns. A great way to enjoy a drink and some food together with the other students. The province of Granada has the great tradition to offer the tapas free of charge!

 

More info: www.spanish-school-herradura.com

 

 

 

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