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In my other blog last month a commenter from Spain used the verb merodear. I didn’t know it, but by the context I figured that it was probably the cognate of English… 59 more words

Spanish Language

Galapagos Wrap-up, pt. IV

Arriving on Isla San Cristóbal I was more than ready for change. My time on Isla Isabela had put me into a dismissive and negative mood and the sooner I was off the island the better. 1,969 more words


My favorite day ...every year.

For those who know me, you may see this title and say…Oh that’s May 24th! … Back story, many many moons ago sitting in 10th grade study hall, I decided that May 24th would be my favorite day. 199 more words


Spanish and Art

The story of my bicycle trip is written, my raw food journey is stalled, however, I’ve set some new and different goals.

#1. Speak Spanish “relatively” fluently in 6 months. 507 more words


Inolvidables, the Spanish-language edition of Unforgotten

Inolvidables, the Spanish-language edition of Unforgotten by Tohby Riddle, has recently been released. It is published by Editorial Oceano who publish in 21 Spanish-speaking countries around the world.

Tohby Riddle


Due to differences in pronunciation and meaning, few native English speakers recognize that the verb behave is a compound of have. To behave is ‘to “have” yourself in a certain way,’ which is to say ‘to “hold” yourself in a certain way,’ which is to say ‘to comport yourself in a certain way.’ The failure to recognize the connection between… 244 more words

Spanish Language

¿Hablas Español? Maybe it's time...

Just through the door, V.3 Rosetta Stone South American Spanish language training course (level 1&2). Comes with USB headset/mic and CDs.

If you always wanted to learn Spanish, this is the real deal. 9 more words

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