13 MayoCambridge: One of the Most Beautiful Cities in Europe!

Although you wouldn’t believe it by looking up at the sky, summer is just around the corner.
This means thinking about our plans for our holidays. Do we go to the beach or the mountains? In Spain or abroad? To help with the difficult decision I am going to tell you a little bit about one of our destinations for the summer, Cambridge.

30 MarEaster is here!

¿Qué Significa Easter?

After nearly three months of hard work and study I'm sure you're all looking forward to a well deserved break. Well done to all those who have had exams and achieved their goals.
Before you completely switch off I wanted to give you one last thing to think about.
What is Easter?
As you can see from the picture above there is a common modern comercial theme of chicks, rabbits and chocolate eggs. In reality these symbols of Easter date back to the Pagan origins.

15 MarFalse Friend Friday


Welcome to another edition of False Friend Friday.
Here you have a few more of the common mistakes that I hear in my classroom. So have a look and keep a note. Don't forget to check out the other false friends posts.

Compromise and compromiso aren't equivalents either. Compromiso should
be translated with commitment. Compromise refers to making concessions to
come to an agreement, a settlement.

08 MarMidleton School vuelve a ser expositor en AULA 2012

Midleton School - AULA

La vigésima edición del Salón Internacional del Estudiante y de La Oferta Educativa tuvo lugar el pasado mes de Febrero en IFEMA. ExpoElearning, Foro de Postgrado y Aula organizaron  multitud de expositores con el fin de asesorar a los casi 100.000 visitantes que decidieron ponerse en manos de profesionales de la educación.

07 MarFalse Friend Friday

Vocabulario Inglés

False Friend Friday
There are several words in Spanish that are similar in English, but have a different meaning.  These are often confused by Spanish people learning English. This week I’m going to start by giving you three of these false friends or false cognates. Every week I will give you two more so that you can gradually build your own false friend dictionary.  Here are your first three:

20 FebCambridge: El Destino Perfecto Para Amantes De La Literatura y El Inglés

Curso de Inglés en Cambridge

Seguro que en el algún momento de nuestras vidas todos nos hemos preguntado por qué no emplear unas semanas de nuestro periodo vacacional en estudiar Inglés en el extranjero y cada vez somos más los que decidimos convertir esa idea en realidad y lanzarnos a la aventura.