This week for Spanish I did a refresher on everything I had learned so far. Next week I have my “end of unit” test so I needed to study! However, I had left off with learning animals so I had to finish this unit at the end of my studying. Here is a continuation of … More Week 7 of Learning Spanish!
This week I started with a refresher of basic phrases. I found I was forgetting basic words so I thought I should take a few steps backwards and refresh my memory with something a bit simpler. Mucho gusto – Nice to meet you Tu hablas ingles? – Do you speak English? Si, de nada – … More Week 5 Of Learning Spanish!
This week I focused on learning new verbs; specifically verbs that have to do with teaching. Therefore I learned the verbs “leer” and “escribir” which means “to read” and “to write” respectively. I thought these were pretty perfect verbs to learn about, especially for an Ed Tech class assignment. I also found out that verbs … More Week 4 of Learning Spanish!
I’m beginning to get the feel for speaking Spanish.. I think. This week I attempted to understand conjugations of the verb “ser” which means “to be” I’ve made a list to attempt to explain the different ways of saying “to be” Yo – soy Tu – eres El/Ella/Usted – es Nosotros – somos Vosotros (spain) – … More Week 3 of Learning Spanish!
This week I learned common Spanish phrases. Some of these I already knew such as hola, gracias and adios. In Costa Rica, Stephen and I constantly kept saying “sorry” if we bumped into somebody or got in someone’s way (like typical Canadians). However, we were frustrated because we didn’t know the Spanish word for sorry! … More Week Two of Learning Spanish!
Okay, so I took Spanish throughout high school and did TERRIBLY! First off, I’ll be honest.. I failed Grade 11 spanish and had to retake it during my senior year.. THAT is how difficult I find Spanish. Therefore, my goal for my passion project is to conquer my fear of languages and relearn everything I once knew … More Week One of Learning Spanish!