I’ve just come across this short video about the Spanish language via Pinterest. It explains how Spanish came to be, condensing 2000 years into 3 minutes and shows why Spanish is such an important world language. Well worth a watch, whether as a tool for promotion or persuasion or out of interest.
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Today is El Día de los Santos Inocentes in Spain and other Hispanic countries, their equivalent of April Fools Day. But it goes deeper than that as it has its roots in the story of Christmas when Herod ordered the killing of all baby boys, and Mary and Joseph escaped with Jesus having been warned […]
Wow! Just discovered that there are starter clips in Spanish too! This time they’re set in Mexico. They cover similar themes – traditions as well as daily life. One particularly caught my eye – La cultura folclorica de Veracruz . This short clip is about music and musicians, and a story telling festival. This links […]