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Learn a language and improve your health

Learn a language and improve your health

A new reason to learn a language Recent studies have shown that children who are bilingual have clear cognitive advantages and more brainpower than monolingual children. But what about us adults? The good news is learning a language can help us at the other end of life too apparently and [...]

Katys Spanish course – construction

Katys Spanish course – construction

For my Spanish lesson today, it’s all about construction, if you are moving to Spain and need to deal with local builders, here’s a few handy verbs to get you started… 1. Construir: To build 2. Pintar: To paint 3. Alicatar: To tile 4. Enyesar: To plaster 5. Cementar: To cement [...]

by August 16, 2011 Language holidays
Stylist magazine reveals the secret art of learning a language with GoLearnTo.com

Stylist magazine reveals the secret art of learning a language with GoLearnTo.com

GoLearnTo.com recently featured in the Stylist magazine in its feature on learning a language – “Order this abroad (without sounding like a tourist!)”.  GoLearnTo language courses are the perfect solution for busy people who really wish they could speak a second or third language but want to avoid the rigid, week-in-week-out tuition [...]

Katys party Spanish phrases – Learn spanish

Katys party Spanish phrases – Learn spanish

From Spain to Mexico the hispanic world loves a good fiesta and as its coming up to party season, here are a few Spanish phrases to get the party started: pasarlo bomba- to have a great time un chupito – a shot un huelemoles- a party crasher (lit:-someone who can smell the mole [...]

by November 26, 2010 Language holidays
Katys Spanish weather sayings – Learn Spanish

Katys Spanish weather sayings – Learn Spanish

In Britain we love to talk (complain) about the weather, and Spanish speakers also have a few sayings of their own: -Aguacero a las tres, buena tarde es – A downpour at 3 makes for a good afternoon. -Cuando el sapo canta fuerte, agua promote – When the toad sings aloud, [...]

by November 19, 2010 Language holidays
Katys Slang Spanish – Learn Spanish

Katys Slang Spanish – Learn Spanish

There are a million ways to express ‘money’ in English, and the Spanish are no different. Spain and Latin America have a fantastic collection of slang words and phrases to describe money, here are a few to try out next time you pop to the tienda apalear oro – be [...]

by November 12, 2010 Language holidays
Katys Easy Spanish Words – Learn Spanish

Katys Easy Spanish Words – Learn Spanish

Always wanted to learn Spanish but thought language courses weren’t for you? Good news! Because you speak English, you already know quite a few Spanish words. Here are some easy Spanish words; they have the same meaning in English – only the pronunciation is different! actor animal banana chocolate color cruel [...]

by November 5, 2010 Language holidays
Katys Cool Spanish Words – Learn Spanish

Katys Cool Spanish Words – Learn Spanish

The multi-functional word ‘cool’ is useful in any language. Here’s  how  to ‘be cool’ in Spanish whichever  hispanic country you’re in from Spain to Venezuela. Argentina- langa (cool person) Spain- molar (to be cool) Mexico- chido (cool) Peru- bácan (cool) Colombia- bacano (cool) Venezuela- chevere (cool) So if you fancy [...]

by October 29, 2010 Language holidays
Katys foodie Spanish sayings – Learn Spanish

Katys foodie Spanish sayings – Learn Spanish

The Spanish are notoriously proud of their food and wine, and rightly so…make like a wise Spanish food lover with some of these Spanish foodie phrases. – Una fiesta sin comida no es fiesta cumplida- A party without food is isn’t a party at all – Barriga llena, corazón contenta- [...]

by October 8, 2010 Language holidays
Why we must all learn Spanish in Spain after Xavi and Iniesta

Why we must all learn Spanish in Spain after Xavi and Iniesta

Spain are in the final of the World Cup on Sunday and won their place by playing what looked like simple and effortless football but wasn’t.  They played as a true team should, running selflessly off the ball, understanding angles and passing quickly and cleanly despite a good solid performance by [...]

by July 8, 2010 Language holidays