Spain

Gwyneth Paltrow and Spanish

Gwyneth Paltrow, shameless famewhore

I came home late, put the TV on to have some background noise while cooking dinner, and I heard a beautiful voice with an accent, it was Gwyneth Paltrow in her great Spanish.

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When I was a student…

The Adicts - Bad Boy picture disc

I’m very happy of the education I received, at least in many aspects. However; I must say there are other things I would have changed now that I’ve become a teacher. But above all, I was a very good student with the heart of a criminal.

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The Spanish people and languages

Spain was different

Spain was different (Photo credit: . SantiMB .)

Spain is a very funny country. It is by far one of the countries in the world which spends more money regarding languages, and it is by far the last country speaking a foreign language. What’s wrong with Spain?

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Job interview

At a job interview

At a job interview (Photo credit: Arroz y Asado)

It’s common thing nowadays that I’m asked about job interviews, and everyone’s willing to learn the keys for them, so I guess this may help some of you as well. It’s very difficult really, but I will try to help you out as well as I do with my students, by telling you what happened to me in a job interview.

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Listen to me!

Cambridge

Cambridge (Photo credit: Anton Ruiter)

I had the opportunity to attempt another Cambridge seminar, two in a row! Teachers are not used to working on Saturday mornings! But it was very interesting, so I don’t regret having been there at all, and it’s always interesting when teachers are told what and how to work! We focused on listening this time.

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