This flashcard area covers a lot of ground and has pronunciation with it!
A wonderful interactive site that’s essentially an entire course!!!
Check out this site for vocab, listening and grammar work.
Check out the games/lessons at Internet Polyglot
Brush up on animals, characteristics, house, city, weather, food, sports, money, family, directions, professions, pronouns, clothing…LOTS of stuff. :)
Where Chilren Sleep is a new design book by James Mollison. It’s phenomenal–you see the picture of the child (children pictured from around the world and very different realities) next to a picture of the place (s)he sleeps. This is particularly relevant to us when we consider conditions in Spanish-speaking countries along with other parts of the world. The link below takes you to a virtual version of the book.
Explore the Ikea site.
What types of furniture do you see here that you would buy? Any specific items?
Go to the “Dormitorio” heading/tab. What are colchones? What are almohadas?
Do the products offered seem specific to a different culture or do they seem universal?
What are three things you’d want to have that they are planning to get?
Check out this video.
What seems familiar about this student flat? Could you see yourself there when you go to college?
What is the first impression you have of this flat? What makes it appealing or unappealing?
1. List three features from this advertizing video for pisos.
2. Give one reason why you would or wouldn’t rent there.