Learn the parts of the house and the furniture in Spanish here.

To learn the vocabulary you could put stickers or post-its on your furniture for a couple of weeks.

THE PARTS OF THE HOUSE IN SPANISH

LA COCINA – THE KITCHEN

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EL DORMITORIO – THE BEDROOM

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EL SALÓN – THE LIVING ROOM

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EL CUARTO DE BAÑO – THE BATHROOM

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OTHERS: el jardín – the garden, la terraza – the terrace, el garaje – the garage, el estudio – the study

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There are several mistakes which occur frequently while learning Spanish. You should have a look at this overview to see if you make one of the mistakes listed.

1. THE VERBS “SER” AND “ESTAR”

Our spanish students are repeatedly confused between the verbs “ser” and “estar”. The uses of these verbs are explained in the blog article How to use “ser” and “estar” in Spanish.

THE USE OF “SER”

These are the most common uses of the verb:

NAME/ORIGIN/NATIONALITY AND PROFESSION: Soy Clara. – I’m Clara.
RELIGION: Soy católica. – I’m Catholic.
DEFINITION: Blanco es un color. – White is a colour.
DESCRIPTION: Soy alto. – I’m tall.
TIME: Son las 6 y media. – It’s half past 6.
DATE: Hoy es 26 de abril. – It’s the 26th of April.
DESCRIPTION OF MATERIALS: La mesa es de madera. – The table is made of wood.
PROPERTY: El libro es mio. – The book is mine.
PRICE: Son 10 euro. – That’s 10 euros.
PASSIVE: El Quijote es escrito por Cervantes. – El Quijote was written by Cervantes.

THE USE OF “ESTAR”

These are the most common uses of the verb:

LOCALISATION: Dénia está* en España. – Dénia is located in Spain. (*Exception: Events ¿Dónde es el cumpleaños? – Where will the birthday take place?)
PRESENCE: ¿Estás en el cine? – Are you in the cinema?
TO BE READY: ¿Cuándo estarán los resultados de las pruebas médicas? – When will the results of the medical testing be available?
ESTAR + GERUND: Estoy aprendiendo español. – I’m learning Spanish.

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DO YOU WANT TO COME WITH YOUR CHILDREN TO STUDY SPANISH?

We have a discount to learn Spanish for all your family!

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Take advantage of this amazing discount and come to Denia to study Spanish with your children in May or June. The weather in Denia is lovely during these months and you can enjoy better prices than during the summer.

We have these discounts to learn Spanish with the whole family:

1. ACCOMMODATION IN TOWN + SPANISH COURSE FOR PARENT & CHILD

Before: 835 € – Now: 750 €

2. ACCOMMODATION IN TOWN + SPANISH COURS FOR PARENTS AND CHILD

Before: 1,140 € – Now: 935 €

SPANISH COURSE FOR CHILDREN:
Children learn Spanish inside and outside the classroom. This course consists of 2 Spanish lessons + break + 2 activities (arts and crafts workshops, excursions and games).
Schedule: Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 12.45pm
Includes:
- Materials (books, photocopies, craft material and tools).
- Break (juice, milk, biscuits or sandwiches).
- Transfer to and from the craft workshop and excursion venues.
- Certificate of attendance.

SPANISH COURSE FOR ADULTS:
Spanish intensive 20
In the course, you will cover all disciplines, including oral, writing, reading and definitely speaking skills.

This Spanish course allows you to perfectly combine a holiday in Spain with learning Spanish and taking part in the centre’s extracurricular activities. It’s our most Spanish popular course!
The first two lessons of this course cover the grammar explanations and exercises, vocabulary, reading texts and/or the writing tasks. The lessons that follow focus on conversational skills: fluency, set phrases, oral and listening comprehension, debates, group discussions, oral presentations, role plays etc.

DISCOUNT CONDITIONS
- Dates of the course: 1 week 28th May to 17th June
- Accommodation in the apartment in center.
- Discount not applicable to previous bookings.
- Make sure you reference “Spring Discount” when you do the booking.

Contact us and make the most of this discount! We are waiting for you!


Learn about Easter in Spain and Spanish vocabulary.

How is Easter celebrated in Spain?

In Spain, Easter (Semana Santa) is a religious celebration when the brotherhoods (cofradías)  organize processions (procesiones) in which the Nazarenes (nazarenos) or penitents (penitentes) take statues to the street.

Here is some vocabulary for Easter in Spain:

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Procession in Denia. (Marina Plaza’s photo)

Semana Santa: Holy Week.
Procesiones: religious processions during Holy Week.
Pasos: sacred images which are carried during a procession of Holy Week.
Nazarenos o penitentes: accompanies the ´pasos´ in the processions of Holy Week.

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Nazareno o penitente

Some of the most noteworthy cities in Spain for their Easter celebrations are Seville, Malaga, Cuenca, Valladolid, Zamora, Leon, Salamanca, Cartagena, Hellín and many more throughout the Spanish geography that are declared Fiestas of International Tourist Interest .

In the province of Alicante these include Easter in Orihuela, Easter in Crevillente and Palm Sunday Procession in Elche. Continúe leyendo


 Learn Spanish anywhere!

In your living room, on the subway, on the beach, in your office, … choose your favorite corner and learn Spanish online. One of our teachers will guide you in your learning.

Teacher during an online Spanish lesson

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Experience Spanish language and culture from anywhere in the world. Live this great experience!

TLCdénia online offers online Spanish lessons with native teachers at a distance in a quality school accredited by the Cervantes Institute. TLCdénia is a Spanish language school in Denia which has more than 30 years experience teaching languages and now also teaches Spanish online at tlcdeniaonline.com

If you have already studied with us in Spain and came back to your country, you can continue learning Spanish with our teachers. Or…if you want to learn Spanish with a school from Spanish but you are not able to travel then, learn Spanish online with us from your country!

What we offer AT TLCdénia online…

We offer Spanish online lessons for students of all levels from beginner to advanced level. The lessons are focused on the objectives of each student:

- General Spanish to work the four language skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking.

- Conversation lessons: have more fluency when speaking.

- Online lessons for children: school tutoring or language progress.

- Spanish for teenagers: school exams’ preparation or language learning.

- Spanish for specific purposes: Spanish for Business, Spanish Culture, Spanish for travelling.

- Official Spanish exams preparation: DELE exam, LCI, SIELE, among others.

Take the Spanish language with you wherever you want!

Men learning Spanish online on the beach

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Experience Spanish language and culture from anywhere in the world. Live this great experience!

At TLCdenia online you can manage your lessons’ planning comfortably.

Register here and try a lessons. You will love it!

Register here (If you want to use the website in Spanish)