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Parking Fee

Paid Parking! Ugh! No one likes it but, hey! That's livin' in the city. In today's lesson learn to inquire about parking and related fees....

Host: Liliana, JP

Published: August 17, 2015

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Assault with a firearm VII: The Getaway

It's official; the deed is done.  Our bunny-eared robbers are escaping in the getwaway car, and they're home free... or are they?  Learn what happens to our hapless criminals in this latest installment of Assault with a Firearm....

Host: Liliana, JP
Topic: driving, crime

Published: June 10, 2015

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Parking

I myself am a park-it-and-walk kind of guy, but my dad, for example is a circle-for-hours guy.  Parking karma; you either got it, or you don't; and I think my dad and I must have committed some horrific parking sins in a past life.    I think In today's lesson we'll hear as two anxious people try to...

Host: Liliana, JP
Topic: driving

Published: November 03, 2014

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Flat Tire

A flat tire; now that will take the wind right out of your sails.  The sound of the blow-out; the abrupt loss of speed; the way the steering wheel starts to fight back.  Where to pull over?  Can I change a tire in these clothes?  Why didn't I get roadside assistance?  In today's lesson, we'll hear a...

Host: Liliana, JP
Topic: driving

Published: September 29, 2014

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Are We There Yet?

Anyone that's driven children across great distances knows the refrain. It's the constant, nagging drone of little voices pleading "Are we there yet?" Today we will learn to discuss transit boredom and address impatient passengers....

Host: Liliana, JP
Grammar: a

Published: July 31, 2013

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Oops, I Got a Ticket

Ok, you can drive defensively and obey all the traffic laws.  Or... or you could learn to talk your way out of a ticket in Spanish!  Today we'll attempt to do just that, with a lesson about making excuses. Of course, when the officer drops the ticket in you're lap, OpenLanguage is not going to accep...

Host: Liliana, JP
Function: making_excuses

Published: July 15, 2013

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Taking a Taxi

When you travel in the Spanish-speaking world (and we heartily recommend that you do), you'll probably find yourself needing to take a taxi.  In this lesson, you'll learn how to give an address, as well as how to ask how long of a ride you're in for.  In addition, Lili gives us some important tips o...

Host: Liliana, JP
Topic: driving, cars, taxis
Grammar: ‘saber’

Published: July 12, 2013

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Start the Car

It's a great day for a drive, and you've decided to take the old clunker on the road. On today's big podcast learn all of the useful language for discussing all of the politics of driving. From starting the car to fastening seat belts, this lesson is full of useful language!...

Host: Liliana, JP
Topic: driving, rules

Published: May 03, 2013

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Learning to Drive

Learning how to drive can be as stressful for the student as it is for the teacher. We're up front  for today's gripping lesson. Join us to learn about driving - in Spanish!   If you have any questions about grammar, the lesson, new vocabulary, or anything else. please leave them in the comments sec...

Host: Liliana, Marco

Published: April 17, 2013

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Drive

They say women can't drive! Obviously at SpanishPod we think that this isn't true. In this lesson, we're listening to a couple fight for the car keys. Listen to find out who will win!...

Host: Liliana, Marco
Topic: driving, keys

Published: March 29, 2013

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