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41 Advanced Talking about our childhood in Spanish

In this lesson we use the past tense to talk about our childhood in Spanish.

This is a handy lesson to help you to hear how the past is used to talk about long ago times, like our childhood in Spanish.

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Un saludo,

Gordon y Cynthia:)

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218 Chalk and Talk Ser vs Estar and Imperfect vs Preterite LightSpeed Spanish

In this lesson we look at the way we decide between Ser vs Estar and the Preterite vs the Imperfect. Michael, one of our Socios, has given us a detailed explanation of his doubts, and rest assured, you will certainly have similar ones. Come and join us now and help... Read more »
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208 Lesson Key Spanish verbs that don’t translate LightSpeed Spanish

In this lesson we take you through some key Spanish verbs that don’t translate from English to Spanish along with a great test of your Spanish past tense. How is your Preterite-Imperfect undrstanding? Come and join us and really get it rocking and rolling! Un saludo, Gordon y Cynthia:) Download... Read more »
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203 Chalk and Talk Curiosities of the Spanish past LightSpeed Spanish

In this lesson we look at some curiosities of the Spanish past and how they sometimes don’t fit with the rules. Do you know what the rules are? Have you got them clear in your mind? Watch this lesson as Gordon not only covers some curiosities of the Spanish past... Read more »
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