Say it in Spanish: Rewarding – Gratificante

Say it in Spanish: Rewarding – Gratificante

Usuing “Gratificante” [Rewarding] in  sentence:

-Ser profesora es muy gratificante. Me gusta ver cuando mis alumnos hablan español. Les cambia la vida.

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Nueve vs Nuevo

Nueve vs Nuevo

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Spanish Grammar

Nueve vs Nuevo

Nueve & Nuevo are commonly confused by Spanish language learners because of the similarities in the phonetic.

Here is the difference between them:

While “Nueve” means number “9”, “Nuevo” is the Spanish version of the adjective “New” in masculine form, so you can find the word “Nueva” for “New” in feminine form, and “Nuevos”, and “Nuevas” if we want to express them in plural.

Examples using the with the word “ Nueve

  1. Mi hija tiene nueve años.

Mi daughter is nine years old.

  1. Hay nueve planetas en el universo.

There are nine planets in the universe.

  1. Faltan nueve días para mi cumpleaños.

There are nine days left to my birthday.

  1. El nueve es un numero impar.

Nine is an odd number.

  1. Mi examen de español es el nueve de abril.

Mi Spanish test is on April 9th.

Examples using the word “Nuevo

  1. Mi auto es Nuevo.

Mi car is new.

  1. Mis anteojos de sol son nuevos.

My sunglasses are new.

  1. Quiero un cellular Nuevo.

I want a new cell.

  1. Ese vestido es Nuevo.

That dress is new.

  1. Esos zapatos son nuevos.

Those shoes are new.

  1. Te presento a Alicia. Es la nueva secretaria.

Let me introduce you Alicia. She is the new secretary.

  1. Estas palabras no son nuevas para mi.

These words are not new for me.

  1. ¿Es tu cartera nueva?

Is your handbag new?

  1. ¿Qué hay de Nuevo?

What’s up!

10. ¿De Nuevo?

Again?

11. ¿Qué buenas nuevas me traes?

Do you have good news for mi?

 

TEST YOURSELF on Nueve vs Nuevo: Fill in the blanks with the right word.

  1. Yo tengo un libro __________.
  2. Estas sillas no son __________.
  3. Me voy de viaje el __________ de abril.
  4. Esos empleados son __________.
  5. Hay __________ planetas en el universo.
  6. Ven a la fiesta de Año __________.
  7. Lo hice de _________.

Saying containin a word from Nueve vs Nuevo:

“¡El final, es el comienzo de algo Nuevo!”

“The end is the new beginning!”

KEY To Nueve vr Nuevo Test:

  1. Yo tengo un libro Nuevo.
  2. Estas sillas no son nuevas.
  3. Me voy de viaje el nueve de abril.
  4. Esos empleados son nuevos.
  5. Hay nueve planetas en el universo.
  6. Ven a la fiesta de año Nuevo.
  7. Lo hice de Nuevo.

 

Dialogues in Spanish 1: “Hola Amigo”

Dialogues in Spanish 1: “Hola Amigo”

A: ¡Hola! ¿Cómo estas?

B: Estoy bien gracias ¿Y tú?

A: ¡Muy bien!. ¿Cómo te llamas?

B: Me llamo, Adrian, ¿Y tú?

A: Me llamo Maria. ¡Mucho gusto, Adrian!

B: ¡El gusto es mio, Maria!

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INTERESANTE = Interesting

TABLE = Mesa

HOY = Today

ECONOMISTA = Economist

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Spanish Word of the Day

SEDE [seh-deh] Femenine noun ‘La Sede”.

This word is important to undersatand one the uses of SER. Check our Twitter Class on Ser & Estar #laspanishlounge 4-9-12

1. Venue  (de acontecimiento)(de for)

Ejempo: El Hotel Hilton es la sede del Globo de Oro.

The Hilton Hotel is the venue of the Golden Globe

2. Headquarters (de organización, empresa)

Ejemplo: La sede de las Naciones Unidas, está en Nueva York

The UN headquarter is in New York

3. Seat (de gobierno). (f)

sede diplomática diplomatic quarter

sede social head office; central office

4. See  (religion) la Santa sede -> the Holy See

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This chat will help you understand the uses and application of Ser & Estar in Present Tense. Depending on the audience’s experience, we will be exploring other tenses. We hope you can join us!

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Hispanic Lifestyle: Peruvian Cuisine Demo in Montclair

Hispanic Lifestyle: Peruvian Cuisine Demo in Montclair

 

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Date: Thursday 29th, 2012

Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Hispanic Lifestyle: Peruvian Cuisine Demo in Montclair

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Spanish Language Film Comedia en Español

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Don’t miss the opportunity to see this fantastic Spanish Film Comedy in Spanish language:

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Will Ferrell: ‘Casa de mi Padre is an homage to my Spanish teachers

Will Ferrel dijo: ” Casa de mi Padre es un homenaje a mis profesores de español

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Lizette Salas: Latin Pride – Orgullo Latino

Lizette Salas: Latin Pride – Orgullo Latino

Lizette Salas is the first Latina from Los Angeles County to make the LPGA Tour.

Lizette Salas es la primera Latina del condado de Los Angeles en llegar al tour LPGA

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Lizette Salas: Latin Pride – Orgullo Latino

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