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WILD TALES (Relatos salvajes) [2014]

Directed and Written by Damián Szifrón

Starring: Darío Grandinetti, María Marull, Mónica Villa

I like my comedy dark. I like to laugh and then feel ashamed for having laughed at what I did. 1,068 more words

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Finally! A Spanish Course That Delivers The Goods

I really can’t praise Pimsleur’s Spanish IV (Advanced Intermediate) course-on-CD highly enough.  Of all the language-courses I have tried over the years, this one leads the pack.   220 more words

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El Día de la Independencia para Todos

Por todos los Estado Unidos, las comunidades celebrarán el Día de Independencia con desfiles, picnics, y fuegos artificiales. Puesto que también estamos celebrando el 25 aniversario de la ADA y el 50 aniversario de la Ley de Estadounidenses Mayores, nos gustaría tomar un momento para reflexionar  sobre el movimiento de vida independiente  y la forma en que ha impactado las vidas de las personas con discapacidad aquí y en el extranjero. 992 more words

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By 2050, the US could have more Spanish speakers than any other country

With 41 million native speakers and 12 million bilinguals, the United States is already the second-largest Spanish-speaking country in the world, according to a new report… 186 more words

Night Bus to Guayaquil

By now I had already extended my stay here in Otavalo by several additional days. There is so much to do, so many kind people, and the hostal is very peaceful. 1,046 more words

On The Ground In Ecuador

histéresis/hysteresis

I recently came across the word hysteresis, in which English puts secondary stress on the first syllable and primary stress on the third. In contrast, as the written accent in… 328 more words

Spanish Language

Learning a foreign language

I did it! I’ve survived ten weeks in my Spanish for Travelling class. I pushed myself well past my comfort zone and learned a foreign language. 355 more words