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If you've followed the Coffee Break Spanish course, you're ready to put your Spanish to use in real situations, and with Show Time Spanish you'll continue to learn in the same relaxed way, increasing your range of expression, mastering the grammar, and developing your confidence so that you can use the language when you need to.

If you've followed the Coffee Break Spanish course, you're ready to put your Spanish to use in real situations, and with Show Time Spanish you'll continue to learn in the same relaxed way, increasing your range of expression, mastering the grammar, and developing your confidence so that you can use the language when you need to.

Location:

South Ayrshire, United Kingdom

Description:

If you've followed the Coffee Break Spanish course, you're ready to put your Spanish to use in real situations, and with Show Time Spanish you'll continue to learn in the same relaxed way, increasing your range of expression, mastering the grammar, and developing your confidence so that you can use the language when you need to.

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@radiolingua

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English

Contact:

Radio Lingua Ltd PO Box 26328 Ayr KA7 9BE South Ayrshire UK (408) 540-6114


Episodes

Radio Lingua Update January 2016

1/13/2016
Feliz año nuevo, buon anno, bonne année und ein frohes neues Jahr tothe entireCoffee Break learning community around the world. We hope that 2016 is a happy, healthy and successful year for you, and that you have many opportunities to put your language skills to use over the coming months. We’re delighted to bring you […]

Duration:00:04:55

A New Year Message from Radio Lingua

12/29/2014
As we approach the end of 2014, Mark has recorded a special news podcast to look back at the past 12 months and to look forward to some of the exciting new content coming in 2015. Looking back 2014 has been an exciting year for us here at Radio Lingua. We’ve released 84 episodes across […]

Radio Lingua News – 24 Dec 2012

12/24/2012
This is a short message from Radio Lingua to update you on developments and to send all of our listeners our warmest wishes for the festive season. First of all, we’ve been extremely busy assembling the various parts of the Coffee Break German course. Coffee Break German will be aimed at complete beginners in the language [...]

Radio Lingua News Update

12/18/2011
Welcome to this festive edition of Radio Lingua News. In this update we’ll be telling you about the fantastic milestone we reached this week, and explaining how you can save 25% on our premium memberships until the end of the year. 100 million downloads Early on Friday morning we clocked up our 100 millionth download. Over the [...]

Radio Lingua is 5 years old – and we’re celebrating!

10/18/2011
It’s five years since we launched the first lesson of Coffee Break Spanish, and since then we’ve served up millions of language lessons to learners around the world through our podcasts, our enhanced lessons and our ebooks. We’re delighted today to announce five new courses, and we’ll also be letting you know about a few [...]

Radio Lingua News, December 2010

12/26/2010
It’s been a busy term for Radio Lingua: in the past three monthswe’ve published over 90 language lessons, we’ve introduced ebook versions of our courses in our premium memberships and on the iBookstore and we’ve had three of our podcasts listed in the iTunes Rewind best of 2010. We thought we’d take this opportunity to [...]

Lesson 38 – Show Time Spanish

11/15/2009
In this episode Mark is joined by Sofa from Argentina and Ana Isabel from Ecuador. Language points discussed include the difference between si no and sino, using hace with a time phrase, and voseo, the use of vos in Rioplatense Spanish. Members | Purchase | RSS | iTunes link

Radio Lingua celebrates 3 years of language-learning

10/17/2009
On 18th October 2006, episode one of a new language-learning podcast called Coffee Break Spanish was released to the world. This show was a bit different from the other Spanish learning shows out there: it was a gradual introduction to basic Spanish presented by teacher Mark, teaching student Kara. At this stage no-one really knew [...]

Duration:00:14:07

Lesson 34 – Show Time Spanish

9/21/2009
After our recent server problems, we’re back with Show Time Spanish! We’re staying in Mexico in episode 34 of Show Time as Mark and Juan discuss some of the interesting aspects of Mexican Spanish. Todo est padrsimo en este episodio! Language points covered include pedir a alguien que + subjunctive, the expressionreferirse a, and llevarse [...]

Lesson 33 – Show Time Spanish

8/28/2009
In lesson 33 it’s destination Mexico as Mark is joined by Juan from Mxico D.F. Juan introduces Mark to the geography and some of the tourist attractions of Mexico. Language concepts included the use of soler, the difference between amable and amigable, and a reminder of the fact that “another” is otro/otra in Spanish – [...]

Lesson 32 – Show Time Spanish

8/17/2009
In lesson 32 we’re still concentrating on Colombian Spanish, and Mark and Carolina discuss the music and literature of Colombia, and typical Colombian expressions including the word paila. In the second act of this episode, Mark discusses impersonal verbs such as apetecer, gustar and faltar. Members | Purchase | RSS | iTunes link

Lesson 31 – Show Time Spanish

8/9/2009
It’s destination Colombia for lesson 31 as Mark is joined by Carolina from Bogot. Carolina introduces Mark to the geography and traditions of Colombia, and Mark learns a few useful expresiones colombianas. In episodes 31-40 of Show Time Spanish, Mark will be joined by various speakers of Spanish from different parts of Latin America, providing [...]

Lesson 30 – Show Time Spanish – Verano Espaol

7/23/2009
It’s time to return to our telenovela, Verano Espaol. In this sixth instalment, we’ll find out the latest about what’s happening in the Laura – ngel – Ramn love triangle, and we’ll also hear if things are still ok between Antonio and Iona after Antonio’s the plumber’s visit! In Act II, Mark will help listeners [...]

Radio Lingua News Podcast

7/17/2009
Welcome to Radio Lingua News – in this podcast we’ll be updating listeners on the latest developments from Radio Lingua. Coming up on today’s show: Learning languages 140 characters at a time with TwitterLearn Introducing our Community Managers New features for Radio Lingua premium members Announcing our Summer Sale Updates on the latest shows TwitterLearn It seems that in the past [...]

Lesson 29 – Show Time Spanish

7/15/2009
In this week’s episode, Alba and Mark are en la cocina, making a Spanish tortilla. The episode is slightly different from our usual episodes as the audio was recorded live in the kitchen rather than in the studio. There’s no “Act II” this week as the conversation follows the entire process of making the tortilla. Have [...]

Lesson 28 – Show Time Spanish

7/8/2009
The topic for this week’s episode of Show Time Spanish is food, or tapas in particular. Alba has recently had a bad experience in a tapas restaurant in Scotland, compared with her normal experiences of tapas in Spain. Mark and Alba talk about different tapas and their experience of eating Spanish food in Spain and [...]

Lesson 27 – Show Time Spanish

6/25/2009
This week we return to a topic we covered previously – in response to listeners’ requests. It’s time to look at your tricks and tips for language learning. Mark and Alba talk about the suggestion of one of our listeners which involves printing out internet texts and cutting out the words. Listen to the episode [...]

Lesson 26 – Show Time Spanish

6/14/2009
This week’s topic is low-cost airlines and the advantages and disadvantages of low-cost travel. Mark and Alba discuss their experiences of flying with low-cost airlines (and indeed with other airlines!) and Jos introduces two phrases which you can use when you manage to find a real bargain! Language points covered include the use of quedarse, [...]

Lesson 25 – Show Time Spanish (Telenovela)

6/9/2009
Episode 25 of Show Time Spanish features the fifth instalment of our ‘telenovela’, Verano Espaol. At the end of the previous episode, Laura discovered that the boy who has been chatting her up on a daily basis in the panadera is none other than ngel, her next-door neighbour. In episode 5 of the soap, Estela [...]

Lesson 24 – Show Time Spanish

5/28/2009
Following our recent musical episodes, listeners have been asking us for some suggestions of Spanish-language singers and groups. In episode 24 we’ve provided some suggestions, talking about Spanish groups Amaral and Ojos de Brujo, and we’ve also mentioned Colombian Juanes and the renowned Panamanian salsa performer Ruben Blades. Language points include more subjunctive talk, the [...]