Tag Archives: Olympics

Spanish Angry Olympics – parte 13

What will happen today as Mr Angry Potato Head and Mr Confused and Angry Wolfman have their duel in the boxing ring? In BOUTS OF SHOUTING, the grammar point today is interjections and exclamations (no swearing obviously!) If you’ve enjoyed the Angry Family Olympics, you can find more videos on their Youtube channel. You can […]

¿Quién encenderá la llama?

The question on everyone’s lips – ¿Quién encenderá la llama? Before anyone panics, it’s not a question about burning llamas! Una llama in Spanish is a flame! So – Who will light the (Olympic) flame? Could it be Beckham? Could it be our oldest surviving Olympian? Someone born on the day that the Olympics started in […]

¡Empiezan ya!

As the Olympic Opening ceremony begins at 9pm BST, here’s Pocoyo opening his own games for those of you who are might be a bit young to stay up for all the fun, and for those of you who just love Pocoyo. I think our TeamGB 4x100m relay team need to watch this for a […]

¿Apoyas a España?

So the Olympics are finally here. The Opening Ceremony is tonight (although the action has already started with football!) so why not have a look at the Spanish page on London2012 and start identifying the Spanish participants in the Games. Just for fun – Who are these people? In which sports do they compete? And which […]

Los uniformes olímpicos

There’s been a lot of ‘kerfuffle’ in the Press about the Stella McCartney designed team GB kit (below) However, as Spanish men’s football team are about to kick off at Hampden Park in the Olympic Games, I’ll be interested to see if they look comfortable and happy in what can only be described as the most […]