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Tango Argentino

El famoso tango argentino, un baile lleno de pasión, es el tema a tratar en esta lección. Para poder entender mejor por qué se baila tan pegadito el tango se explica brevemente cómo surge años atrás....

Published: December 08, 2015

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Assault with a firearm IX: The pursuit.

This podcast is the ninth in our series "Assault with a Firearm."  In this episode, our hapless are running from the scene of a crime, running from the scene of the accident, running from the police... and running from their responsibilities in life.  Learn how the car-chase goes down in Spanish in ...

Host: Liliana, JP
Topic: crime

Published: July 31, 2015

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Iron These Clothes

One of the great perks of Latin America is that you can pay someone to do your laundry!  I used to drop off my dirty clothes in the morning, and pick them up in the afternoon:  clean and neatly folded in a clear plastic bag.  It was a revelation.  In today's lesson, we'll have a conversation with an...

Host: Liliana, JP

Published: March 16, 2015

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Newspaper

Here's a lesson involving man's best friend.  Our canine companions may not speak Spanish, exactly, but they'll fetch you the morning paper, if you ask nicely!  In this podcast, we'll learn how to ask your dog to fetch the paper, and then talk to him about the news, in Spanish....

Host: Liliana, JP
Topic: news, media

Published: March 26, 2014

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Olive Oil

Today we are talking about olive oil. Olive oil is very healthy and is now widely used for cooking. Where does it come from Spain or Portugal? Come and join the discussion....

Host: Liliana, Yenny
Topic: food

Published: September 09, 2013

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Chicken and Rice

Today we'll be going to the store; there's a big dinner tonight, and we're making arroz con pollo, chicken and rice. This lesson will be a virtual shopping list in Spanish; you'll learn more vegetable names than you can shake a stick at. Mmm... arroz con pollo... ...

Host: Liliana, JP

Published: May 27, 2013

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Family Barbecue

Family barbecues are great fun but they're also a lot of work. Especially if you try to get your kids involved. In this lesson, we've got some children eagerly trying to help out, but be careful what you wish for!...

Host: Liliana, Marco

Published: February 27, 2013

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Riding a Horse

So the vaquero says to the horse, "why the long face?..."  In our lesson today, our Spanish tourist is learning to ride horses in northern Mexico, and it's not going to well.  She might not take to life in the saddle, but in this podcast, we'll learn the vocabulary needed to talk about her short equ...

Host: Liliana, JP
Grammar: súbase

Published: October 26, 2012

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