This is a unique opportunity to taste fine and carefully selected Spanish wines, learn the 5 senses of wine tasting and meet great people. And all this in Spanish!! Wine is a great example of the best of a culture; it’s a reflection of the connections between the land, the people and its traditions. It helps us understand the signs and wordsthat people use to communicate feelings, taste, smell, sight, touch… isn’t that what language is about?
Thursday, October 25th, 2012 6 to 8 p.m. 888 8th Avenue, # 7 P New York, NY 10019 Price is $95 per person Please RSVP to Luis Cardozo at firstname.lastname@example.org Limited attendance 8 -10 people
When you look at the Spanish words for the months of the year (los meses del año), you may think that they look pretty familiar. The Spanish spellings for the months are similar to the English spellings; in most cases, it’s just the vowels that change.
This series runs Dec 09 – Dec 22 at Film Society of Lincoln Center.
Spanish Cinema Now is one of the Walter Reade Theater’s longest-running series, first presented in October 1992. Since then, annual film production in Spain has moved from about 40 movies per year into the triple digits. Audiences in Spain are not only growing, they are considerably younger nowadays, while the links between Spanish and Latin American cinema are stronger than ever. Latin American actors, directors and technicians are enriching the Spanish industry, and co-productions are at an all-time high.
Who is more limited -- those who are growing up with two languages, both in formation, or those who only have access to one code? Many English Learners serve as "language brokers" for their families -- as well as for their teachers.
"There is a growing appetite amongst employers for language-learning programs to aid effective internal and external communication, according to research commissioned by language training provider Rosetta Stone."