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Expressions with preposition "de"

The preposition “de” is used in several fixed expressions in Spanish. Let’s check out some of them!<p><b>de ahí en adelante</b> = from that moment on<p><b>de ahora</b> …

What are Schools Like in Peru?

En los países de Latinoamérica muchos colegios son particulares y la mayoría de los muchachos de las familias de la clase media y de la clase alta …

Una jirafa que se dirigía al Bioparc muere en un accidente de tráfico

Jerezana, <b>una jirafa de dos años de edad que viajaba de Jerez a Valencia</b>, ha muerto como consecuencia de un accidente de tráfico en el kilómetro 240 …

06 Expressions with "En"

Hello, there!<p>There are thousands of expressions with prepositions in Spanish and I chose some very interesting ones to share with you today, with …

Basic Spanish Vocabulary: Animals (with audio!)

Hello, there!<p>Today we have a list of common animals in Spanish (with audio!)<p>Practice your pronunciation with the …

A ghost story for a Spanish Halloween night: "The Spirits´Mountain", by Gustavo Adolfo Becquer

Escuchar historias de fantasmas y de terror es una tradición durante la noche previa al día de Todos los Santos también. Nosotros no tenemos el …

Las diferencias entre "haber" y "tener"

Los verbos <i>haber</i> y <i>tener</i> son usados para expresar obligación o necesidad. Échale un vistazo a estos ejemplos:<p><i>Hay que estudiar mucho para aprender bien</i> …

Same sound, different spelling, different meaning

¡Hola, todos!<p>Hay palabras que tienen el mismo nombre por así decirlo, que son tocayas. Palabras que tienen igual o similar pronunciación, pero que …

Transparent Language

All good things must come to an end. Unfortunately, that time has come for Byki.com and Byki List Central, which are no longer accessible. Byki …

Language Learning

15 Words for Business Meetings

¡Hola, mi gente!<p>Let’s improve our Spanish vocabulary with words generally used in a business meeting. <i>¿Vamos a empezar?</i><p><b>1. Agenda, orden del día</b> – …

Language Learning

People in Mexico Were Using Chili Peppers to Make Spicy Drinks 2400 Years Ago

When they scraped tiny samples out of the inside of each of the vessels, used chemical solvents extract organic compounds, and analyzed them with …

Get a Jump Start on Your Gift List

The Early Bird may get the worms but trust us, your loved ones don’t want worms as gifts.<p>We’re here to help! We’ve organized our best phoneography …

iPhones, Instagram and Your Photography Business

No, I am NOT telling you that you should replace your DSLR with your iPhone. So, let’s be clear on that. Having an iPhone thought does give you a new …

More Tips on How to Take Sharp Photos

OK, now. Here’s part two of my series on how to take sharp photos – with more tips on keeping your camera steady.<p>“Boscastle” captured by Irek Kimak …

Kathy Ryan, Kira Pollack, and Benjamin Lowy Discuss iPhone Photography Commissions

<i>(l-r) David Schonauer, Kathy Ryan, Benjamin Lowy, Kira Pollack</i><br>© Frank Rocco<p>Smartphone photography: it’s fast, low-key and fun, and a quick look at …

How To Save An Underexposed Photo Using Lightroom

To save an underexposed photo there are a few different things we can try from working with what we have to converting to black and white and more.

Lightroom

Powerful Portraits of Secluded Cultures on the Brink of Extinction

Before They Pass Away is a powerful documentary series by photographer Jimmy Nelson featuring dozens of cultures around the world whose people live in seclusion and are at risk of fading away. Traveling across five continents, the English photographer manages to embrace the various cultures he has …

Webcasts – KelbyOne

You know the drill! Scott Kelby will be hosting another weekly photography chat. During this week's episode, Eric Eggley, Erik Kuna, and Terry White …

Bilingualism could delay onset of dementia

New research suggests that even the illiterate can reap benefits from speaking multiple languages in their old age<p>It’s very difficult to predict whether we’re going to be afflicted with dementia in our old age. But if that’s the trajectory we’re on, we’d surely like to delay its onset as long as …

How to make a beautiful photography book with Blurb

<i>With the holiday season right around the corner, you’re likely starting to make your gift giving lists. There are many great ways to create gifts</i> …

YouTube

Call for Submissions: Winter Photos (Sponsored by Lomography)

<i>Diana F+ Chamonix</i><p>The seasons are changing and the theme for the next Feature Shoot online group show will be Winter. Generously sponsored by the fun …