Category Archives: Coffee Break Spanish

Production Schedule update

We would like to update all our listeners on our production schedule. We’ve been exceptionally busy over the past few weeks with Radio Lingua Schools work and our on-going publication of Coffee Break Spanish and Coffee Break French has suffered. We have three more episodes of Coffee Break French to record and release before the…

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Season 2 – Lesson 10 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: In episode 10 of Coffee Break Spanish we’re putting what we’ve learned in recent weeks about descriptions to the test with an identity game. Please note that lesson 10 of Season 2 was originally known as lesson 210 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons of each season…

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Season 2 – Lesson 09 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: This week on Coffee Break Spanish we’re taking a further look at adjectives and we’ll be doing more practice using adjectives and making them agree with the word they describe. We’ll also take a look at describing people, including talking about hair and eyes. Please note that lesson 09 of…

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Season 2 – Lesson 08 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: An easy way of extending your range of language is by using adjectives, and this lesson of Coffee Break Spanish looks at adjectives in detail. In Spanish adjectives have to “agree” with the word they describe and you’ll learn the rules of adjective agreements. Please note that lesson 08 of…

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Season 2 – Lesson 07 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: In lesson 7 it’s time to take a look at radical changing verbs, verbs which have some regular spelling changes in certain parts of the verb. Once you get used to these patterns you’ll be conjugating verbs like querer, pensar, poder and volver without a problem! Please note that lesson…

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Season 2 – Lesson 06 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: In lesson 6 Mark and Kara look at the difference between ser and estar, the two verbs which mean ‘to be’ in Spanish, and a grammar point learners often find difficult. Please note that lesson 06 of Season 2 was originally known as lesson 206 of Coffee Break Spanish. We…

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Season 2 – Lesson 05 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: In lesson 5 Mark and Kara look further at making arrangements using the tricky Spanish verb quedar. Please note that lesson 05 of Season 2 was originally known as lesson 205 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons of each season as lessons 1-40 to make things more…

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Season 2 – Lesson 04 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: In lesson 4 Mark and Kara look at making arrangements and introduce the idea of irregular verbs, using ir (to go) and hacer (to do/make) as examples. Please note that lesson 04 of Season 2 was originally known as lesson 204 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons…

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Season 2 – Lesson 03 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: Lesson 3 introduces the concept of reflexive verbs and completes our teaching on talking about your daily routine. Please note that lesson 03 of Season 2 was originally known as lesson 203 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons of each season as lessons 1-40 to make things…

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Season 2 – Lesson 02 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: Lesson 2 continues where we left off last time and looks further at conjugating verbs within the context of daily routine and making arrangements. Please note that lesson 02 of Season 2 was originally known as lesson 202 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons of each season…

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Season 2 – Lesson 01 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this lesson: Lesson 1 introduces level 2 of Coffee Break Spanish. In level 1 we concentrated on learning useful words and phrases for a whole range of situations you’re likely to encounter on a trip to a Spanish-speaking part of the world. However, to a certain extent we’ve been concentrating on set…

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Season 1 – Lesson 40 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this episode: Level 1 of Coffee Break Spanish draws to a close with this episode which looks at the languages of Spain through two conversations with native speakers. Please note that lesson 40 of Season 1 was originally known as lesson 140 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons of…

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Season 1 – Lesson 39 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this episode: In this week’s lesson Mark and Kara talk to Bea, a student they met while recording in Spain. The conversation is the first of two dialogues focusing on language-learning. Please note that lesson 39 of Season 1 was originally known as lesson 139 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered…

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Black Friday sale 2009 – 35% reduction on all our language courses

It’s that time of year again, and we’d like to say thank you to all our listeners! We’re offering a 35% reduction on all our Season Passes over this weekend. Until Monday 30th November you can buy any one of our courses, including Coffee Break Spanish, Coffee Break French or Show Time Spanish at a…

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Season 1 – Lesson 38 – Coffee Break Spanish

Coming up in this episode: In lesson 38 Kara’s not feeling too well, so she and Mark visit a farmacia. Have a listen to the conversation which takes place in the chemist’s. Please note that lesson 38 of Season 1 was originally known as lesson 138 of Coffee Break Spanish. We have renumbered the lessons…

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