Tag Archives: Vocabulary

Día de la Tierra - Vocabulario y Recursos para profesores

Día de la Tierra – Earth Day

Earth Day (el Día de la Tierra) is celebrated every year on April 22 to create awareness about the Earth’s natural environment. On this day, events are held around the world to show support for environmental protection and making our planet a better place to live. We have created a new page with vocabulary commonly […]

Calle sin salida - Street sign in Spanish (No exit street)

Calle Sin Salida

Ever since I was a teenager, I have loved talking an evening stroll wherever I am in the world. This is a street sign I came across during one of my evening strolls in Santiago, Chile the other week. Calle = street Sin = without Salida = exit I will probably go by the same sign […]

Woodward Spanish on Instagram

Woodward Spanish on Instagram

This is to let you know that you can now find Woodward Spanish on Instagram. Yes, we will now add any new charts and images that we create onto Instagram for those that like spending time there. Eventually we will also add some of the charts we have already created too. So remember, follow us there: Woodward Spanish on Instagram Have […]

La diferencia entre Botar y Votar - The difference between Botar and Votar

Botar vs Votar

A common mistake I see in written Spanish are with the verbs BOTAR and VOTAR and how sometimes a person writes Botar instead of Votar and vice versa. This is common among native speakers. Why is this? According to the Real Academia Española, the letters B and V are pronounced exactly the same in all […]

Planets in Spanish - Los planetas en español

Los Planetas – Planets in Spanish

The image above is from a new page we created to help people learn about the planets in Spanish. Spanish Vocabulary: El sistema solar y los planetas – Here we have included facts about each planet in our solar system (and the sun). Random fact: Did you know that Venus is the hottest planet in our solar […]

Days of the week in Spanish with English translation - Los días de la semana en español y inglés

Days of the week in Spanish

One of the first things you come across when learning languages are the Days of the Week. List of Days of the week in Spanish Notice how the Spanish days of the week do NOT start with a capital letter. lunes (Monday) martes (Tuesday) miércoles (Wednesday) jueves (Thursday) viernes (Friday) sábado (Saturday) domingo (Sunday) You […]

Sports in Spanish - Los deportes en español

Sports in Spanish

This is the new cartoon chart we have created. Of course it only contains a small number of sports though it is a good start. We have some vocabulary notes that are completely in Spanish: Los deportes And another page where the Spanish vocabulary is explained in English: Sports in Spanish Once you have studied […]

Agreeing and Disagreeing in Spanish using También and Tampoco

Agreeing and disagreeing in Spanish

One of the easiest ways to agree with someone in Spanish is by using TAMBIÉN or TAMPOCO. También normally means TOO (and sometimes ALSO) whereas Tampoco means NEITHER or EITHER Tengo hambre. (I’m hungry) Yo también. (Me too) No tengo hambre. (I’m not hungry) Yo tampoco (Neither am I) If you want to quickly say […]

Members of the Family in Spanish

Family Members in Spanish – La Familia

Most students know the Padre is Father in Spanish and Madre is Mother. But how do you say great grandfather in Spanish? Or how about Mother-in-law in Spanish, and no, it’s not bruja …. yet you may hear this occasionally, though just not in front of her. 🙂 We have just created some pages with […]

Saint Patrick's Day in Spanish - El Día de San Patricio

St. Patrick’s Day in Spanish

Today, the 17th of March, is Saint Patrick’s Day and how do you say Saint Patrick’s Day in Spanish? – El Día de San Patricio In honor of this Irish celebration we have created a new Spanish vocabulary page about St. Patrick’s Day. Once you have read through the explanation in Spanish about what this […]