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    La historia del español en unos seis minutos

    By Dr Mara Fuertes-Gutiérrez, Dr Rodrigo Hernaiz Gomez

    ¿Cuándo se empezó a hablar español? ¿De dónde vienen palabras como siesta, cerveza o paella? ¿Qué lenguas han influido en el español? 

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 May 2021

  • La historia del español en unos seis minutos

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 May 2021
    ¿Cuándo se empezó a hablar español? ¿De dónde vienen palabras como siesta, cerveza o paella? ¿Qué lenguas han influido en el español...
  • Los sonidos del Español en su historia

    By Dr Mara Fuertes-Gutiérrez, Dr Rodrigo Hernaiz Gomez

    Se presenta a continuación una selección de textos correspondientes a distintas etapas de la historia de la lengua española, a partir de los cuales se puede observar su evolución.

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 May 2021

  • Los sonidos del Español en su historia

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 10 May 2021
    Se presenta a continuación una selección de textos correspondientes a distintas etapas de la historia de la lengua española, a partir de los cuales...
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    The history of Spanish in about six minutes

    By Dr Mara Fuertes-Gutiérrez, Dr Rodrigo Hernaiz Gomez

    How old is Spanish? Where do words like siesta, cerveza or paella come from? What languages have influenced Spanish the most? 

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 May 2021

  • The history of Spanish in about six minutes

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 06 May 2021
    How old is Spanish? Where do words like siesta, cerveza or paella come from? What languages have influenced Spanish the most?...
  • How Spanish sounded across its history

    By Dr Mara Fuertes-Gutiérrez, Dr Rodrigo Hernaiz Gomez

    Listen to a selection of texts from different periods of the history of Spanish and see how the language has evolved.

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 May 2021

  • How Spanish sounded across its history

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    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 04 May 2021
    Listen to a selection of texts from different periods of the history of Spanish and see how the language has evolved.
  • Democracy in Catalonia, Spain

    By Andrew O'Cain

    In Catalonia, young people are questioning what democracy means and challenging the authority of the Spanish state.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 May 2019

  • Democracy in Catalonia, Spain

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 May 2019
    In Catalonia, young people are questioning what democracy means and challenging the authority of the Spanish state.
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    Test your language skills: Spanish, French and Italian

    How are your language skills? Heading off on a trip to Spain, France or Italy and want to know how you'd fare getting by? Find out with our virtual, interactive adventures and test your language skills on the way!

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    10 mins

    Updated on:

    10 Sep 2018

  • Test your language skills: Spanish, French and Italian

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    Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Sep 2018
    How are your language skills? Heading off on a trip to Spain, France or Italy and want to know how you'd fare getting by? Find out with our virtual,...
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    Spanish for travel: Test your skills

    Test your Spanish language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Spain.

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Sep 2018

  • Spanish for travel: Test your skills

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    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 06 Sep 2018
    Test your Spanish language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Spain.
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    Catalonia: What happens now?

    Dr Paul Kennedy shares his assessment of where the dissolution of the Catalonian parliament and announcement of new elections leaves both sides.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Nov 2017

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Nov 2017
    Dr Paul Kennedy shares his assessment of where the dissolution of the Catalonian parliament and announcement of new elections leaves both sides.
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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Oct 2017

  • Designing the Spanish nation

    Designing the Spanish nation Creative commons image Icon "Flag-map of Spain (subdivisions)" by Eddo - Own workThis vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Comunidades autónomas de España.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Bandera de Andalucia.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Aragon.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Asturias.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of the Balearic Islands.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of the Canary Islands.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Cantabria.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Castile-La Mancha.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Castile and León.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Catalonia.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Bandera de la Comunidad Valenciana (2x3).svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Extremadura.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of Galicia.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of La Rioja (with coat of arms).svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of the Community of Madrid.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of the Basque Country.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of the Region of Murcia.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Bandera de Navarra.svg.This vector image includes elements that have been taken or adapted from this:  Flag of the Canary Islands.svg.. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 19 Oct 2017
    Delve into the politics behind the national symbols of modern Spain. 
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    Harry Potter and the Translator’s Challenge

    By Fernando Rosell-Aguilar

    How did translators go about converting the anagram 'Tom Marvolo Riddle'? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores the tricky business of translating J.K. Rowling's fun and creative words into 80 other languages.

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    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jul 2017

  • Harry Potter and the Translator’s Challenge

    Harry Potter and the Translator’s Challenge Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Fernando Rosell-Aguliar
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 20 Jul 2017
    How did translators go about converting the anagram 'Tom Marvolo Riddle'? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores the tricky business of translating J.K....

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