How Actively Watching Movies Helped Me Learn Spanish
For the last year and a half I've been learning Spanish. I grew up around Spanish and took ... than if you'd spent all that time listening to some guy saying Me llamo Edgar, como esta usted? You've heard it as it would naturally be said, at a natural ...
What Is A Chicano?
Just because you speak English or Spanish does not mean that you are one group ... the repairs gonna run you about $250.' Two-fifty? Estas loco? Hell, just give me a pair of pliers and some tin foil. I'll fix it - I'm a Chicano mechanic.
In High Demand at the Local Library, Spanish for Beginners
Como estas ... which means, “What do you like?” Keysha Griffith, a law enforcement officer, eagerly raised her hand to answer the question. She said she had always wanted to brush up on her high school Spanish, a skill that would be useful on ...
Portsmouth preschoolers get a jump on Spanish
Stop into Mount Hermon Preschool Center, and you’ll hear Spanish just about everywhere you go. Students greet you with “Hola” and ask how you are with “¿Cómo estás ... recent afternoon. What does “por favor” mean?
‘Everything he wrote was gold’: An interview with Gabriel García Márquez’s translator
I usually take about six months to do a novel ... “Dicen que me estás poniendo cuernos con Cervantes” — “I hear you’re two-timing me with Cervantes.” Brilliant! Who are the young novelists writing in Spanish today that you most admire?