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Así se vive la Nochevieja en España y Latinoamérica

by Patricia Mendez on Monday, December 31, 2018

Hoy, 31 de diciembre, estamos a tan solo unas horas de despedir el año y recibir uno nuevo con los brazos abiertos. Los fuegos artificiales , las cenas de gala, el champán y la fiesta estarán presentes esta noche a lo largo y ancho del planeta… read more »

New Year's Eve traditions in Spain and Latin America

by Patricia Mendez on Monday, December 31, 2018

Today is December 31 st . We are just few hours away from closing this year and welcoming the new one with our arms wide open. Fireworks , gala dinners , champagne ,   and parties will be the protagonists of this evening all around the globe… read more »

¿Te atreves con el masculino y el femenino?

by Patricia Mendez on Thursday, December 27, 2018

El español es una lengua relativamente compleja. Pero si algo trae de cabeza a todo el que se lanza al mar del español, eso es el masculino y el femenino de cada palabra… read more »

Masculine or feminine? Dare to pick one

by Patricia Mendez on Thursday, December 27, 2018

Spanish is a pretty complex language. But if there is one thing that confuses everyone who dives into this language, that is the gender of words… read more »

Ganarse el pan

by Patricia Mendez on Monday, December 24, 2018

Ganarse el pan es una de tantas expresiones españolas que hacen referencia a un alimento para construir significados paralelos. En esta ocasión, la frase que os traemos se emplea para hablar del trabajo duro … read more »

Earn your daily bread

by Patricia Mendez on Monday, December 24, 2018

Ganarse el pan or earn someone’s daily bread is just one of many Spanish expressions that point at food to convey a secondary meaning. The phrase we are presenting you in this post is often used to talk about hard work. If you want to read this in Spanish, click here and learn more about earning your daily bread … read more »

Tradiciones de Navidad en Latinoamérica

by Patricia Mendez on Thursday, December 20, 2018

La Navidad es un período del año lleno de celebraciones y eventos familiares. En la mayoría de los países, los festejos comienzan la semana del 25 de diciembre. Sin embargo, los latinos empiezan a celebrar desde mucho antes… read more »

Holiday traditions in Latin America

by Patricia Mendez on Thursday, December 20, 2018

December is a period of the year full of celebrations and family events. In many countries around the world, festivities begin on the week around December 25 th . However, Latinos start with some ceremonies way earlier than that… read more »

Ser más largo que un día sin pan

by Patricia Mendez on Monday, December 17, 2018

El pan, en sus distintas variantes, es un alimento básico y un componente fundamental de la dieta humana… read more »

Longer than a day without bread

by Patricia Mendez on Monday, December 17, 2018

Bread, in all its varieties, is a basic food and a very important component of human diets… read more »

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