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I want to eat churros.

What's doughy and fried and oh so delicious with hot chocolate? Churros!!! In today's big podcast learn all of the many ways to enjoy this tasty treat!...

Host: Liliana, JP
Function: Describing_food

Published: November 03, 2015

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Do you want to share?

Today in the big podcast, we're sharing a plate of tortilla chip goodness, with melted cheese, jalapeños....  With a snack so good, this is no time to be selfish!  Learn how to split an appetizer in Spanish in today's crunchy, zesty, Mexi-licious lesson.  Mmm, nachos......

Host: Liliana, JP

Published: October 15, 2014

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Ordering Pizza

Hungry?  Cupboards bare?  No problem, you can have a pizza delivered to your door!  In this lesson, we'll hear how to order a pizza, with extra toppings even!  They'll even bring the orange soda you like so much... we don't even have to leave the house!...

Host: Liliana, JP
Function: ordering_food

Published: September 22, 2014

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Wine at Dinner

Are you that guy?  Are you the guy who when tasting wine, checks for color, leg, takes a noisy slurp of wine, chews it, and then looks thoughtfully before saying  something like, "blackberries... chocolate... and night time!"  Is that you?  Or are you the one at the other end of the table, throwing ...

Host: Liliana, JP
Function: choosing_a_wine

Published: September 08, 2014

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Table for Two

Here's a lesson about asking to be seated at a restaurant; a simple dialouge between diner and host or hostess.  Listen for two different ways to say "please" in Spanish, since good manners always leave a good impression....

Host: Liliana, JP

Published: May 14, 2014

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Not Going Back

There's no reason to put up with bad service at a restaurant!  In this lesson, we'll hear one person complaining about a bad restaurant experience; waiting too long to be served, no manager to complain to... It goes without saying that she's not going back, no matter how good the food was!  Later in...

Host: Liliana, JP
Function: complaining

Published: March 24, 2014

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Maybe Next Time

We all love getting asked to dinner, especially when they offer to treat! But let's face it, we're not always feeling up to it. Today, we'll learn how to graciously decline an offer for dinner... as well as how to try to talk that person into coming along, in Spanish....

Host: Liliana, JP
Grammar: ‘por’

Published: May 29, 2013

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Formal Dinner

In this lesson you will learn how to ask someone to pass you the bread, in formal, polite, dignified Spanish....

Host: Liliana, JP
Grammar: usted

Published: July 18, 2012

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Credit Card

You know what they say, "There's no such thing as a free lunch."  When the meal is over, it's time to ask for the check, the bill, the damage, the bad news...  Whatever you choose to call it, you gotta pay it!  I hope the guy in today's lesson carries some cash with him......

Host: Liliana, JP
Grammar: disculpar

Published: July 11, 2012

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How Many In Your Party?

There are six of us at a restaurant looking for a table, but we are a bit sensitive to cigarette smoke. How will we manage this situation in Spanish?  Listen to this lesson for a deeper understanding of restaurant etiquette in the Spanish-speaking world....

Host: Liliana, JP
Grammar: ser

Published: July 04, 2012

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