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DIFFERENT MEANINGS OF THE GERUND “-ING” IN SPANISH

In our spanish school we have seen that the foreigners, when they learn Spanish have somtimes problems with the different meanings of the English gerund “-ing” translated into Spanish. In this article we want to explain to you the most uses this ending has in Spanish.

NEW MANUAL TO LEARN AND TO EXPLAIN SPANISH SYNTAX

Nominal or verbal syntagma, direct and indirect complements, subject and predicate... For many students and teachers the simple mention of these concepts represents a real desperation. The publishing company Edición Personal Edition has recently published the book Analizar es fácil, written by Patricia Rodriguez and Laia Benito. It is the first manual in the market to understand the Spanish syntax in a clear and concise form.

Country names in Spanish with “el” or “la”?

Why are el and la used with the names of some countries and not others? Is there some way to know which one to use? In this article we want to explain you some reasons.

USES OF THE LETTERS “B” / “V”

In this article we are going to offer you the different rules to use the letters b and v in Spanish, because it's usually a great confusion for the foreign students that learn Spanish as a foreign language. The following explanation has been extracted of Gramática Española de J. Alonso del Río.

DIFFERENT VALUES OF “SE” IN SPANISH LANGUAGE

In this article we want to offer you a summary of the different uses of the particle se in the Spanish language, since we have seen frequently that our students have a constant difficulty with this when they are studying Spanish as a second language.