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Learn Spanish with Coffee Break Spanish, bringing you language-learning with your latte! Aimed at total beginners, this series will help you get to grips with the Spanish language.

Learn Spanish with Coffee Break Spanish, bringing you language-learning with your latte! Aimed at total beginners, this series will help you get to grips with the Spanish language.

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South Ayrshire, United Kingdom

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Learn Spanish with Coffee Break Spanish, bringing you language-learning with your latte! Aimed at total beginners, this series will help you get to grips with the Spanish language.

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English

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


Episodes

CBS 4.40 | ¡Empieza la cuenta atrás!

1/11/2017
In this final episode of the season, María is putting the final touches to her plans for travelling to Argentina with Rory as they start on the next chapter in their life. This episode looks at the sequence of tenses with pedir que + subjunctive among other topics. As usual Mark and Carmen are on hand to discuss the complex aspects of the language featured in this lesson. In the preview episode available here on the Radio Lingua site, you'll be able to listen to Carmen and Mark's...

Duration:00:15:17

CBS 4.39 | Estoy un poco agobiado con el tema del papeleo...

12/16/2016
It's time for the penultimate episode in our series and this week we're joining Rory as he returns to Scotland ahead of his departure for Argentina with María. Once again the episode is rich in complex language and features a number of interesting idiomatic expressions including hacerse el duro, and much more. This season of Coffee Break Spanish features a total of 40 lessons, all of which will be included in the podcast feed. Just stay subscribed to the podcast to enjoy each episode. If...

Duration:00:12:00

Episode 38 – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

11/10/2016
In this episode of Coffee Break Spanish we join María for a diary entry in which she reflects on her decision to move to Argentina where she and Rory will start their new life. As usual the episode is rich in idiomatic expressions and complex grammar. One expression which is covered in the episode is salir redondo – find out more by listening now. For a full transcript, access to extended audio and bonus interactive translation challenges, click on the Buy transcripts button. In the...

Duration:00:12:25

Episode 38 – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

11/10/2016
In this episode of Coffee Break Spanish we join María for a diary entry in which she reflects on her decision to move to Argentina where she and Rory will start their new life. As usual the episode is rich in idiomatic expressions and complex grammar. One expression which is covered in the episode is […]

Duration:00:12:32

Episode 37 – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

10/27/2016
It’s time for another episode of Coffee Break Spanish and this time we’re reading Rory’s email to Alejandro in which he updates his friend on the recent happenings in Mallorca, including the reception held in their honour in Palma. This episode gives us an opportunity to take a closer look at a range of interesting […]

Duration:00:15:42

Episode 36 – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

10/12/2016
In this episode of our advanced Spanish course we’re joining María for a diary entry in which she’s thinking about the possibilities of living and working in Argentina with Rory. Of course, with Alejandro already in Argentina, he would be able to help them get settled. From a language point of view, Mark and Carmen […]

Duration:00:12:47

Episode 35 – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

9/15/2016
Rory and María take a trip to the village of Valldemossa and, while enjoying an ice cream, they talk about the possibilities open to them for their future plans which will undoubtedly involve a trip to Argentina where Rory hopes to continue his studies. Of course, Mark and Carmen are on hand to discuss the […]

Duration:00:21:07

Episode 34 – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

9/1/2016
In this episode we’re listening to Alejandro’s email. He’s continuing his travels around northern Europe before returning to Argentina, and he’s desperate to hear about all the updates from Rory and María in Mallorca. The episode contains a range of useful and interesting expressions, along with some tricky language including dudar que + subjunctive, the […]

Duration:00:25:29

Episode 33 – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

8/18/2016
Alejandro has left for London and in this episode we’re reading an email from Rory with the latest updates on the story. Rory is thinking about the future and his plans for his PhD which perhaps will take him to Argentina. As usual, there is a huge range of complex grammar and advanced vocabulary covered, […]

Duration:00:37:24

Episode 32 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

8/3/2016
In this latest episode of Coffee Break Spanish Season 4 we join María for another diary entry in which she recounts the latest happenings in the story of finding the treasure and the aftermath. She’s now told her parents about the events, and she’s delighted to report that Rory is going to be rewarded for […]

Duration:00:33:41

Episode 31 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

7/20/2016
In the latest lesson of Coffee Break Spanish, Rory and María are discussing their next steps. Rory has had good news from both the Spanish and Scottish governments which will have a role to play in his future studies. This episode provides another opportunity to consider advanced grammar and vocabulary, including the difference between dondequiera […]

Duration:00:26:54

Episode 29 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

6/2/2016
In this episode Rory is updating Alejandro on the latest developments about the treasure they have found. María has now spoken to her professor and they’ve made a plan to notify the authorities. In this episode we see a number of interesting language points including a discussion on the use of the verb salir when […]

Duration:00:29:51

Episode 28 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

5/18/2016
It’s the morning after the night before, and Rory, María and Alejandro realise that they have some important decisions to make regarding the ‘tesoro’ that they’ve found off the coast of Mallorca. We join them in this episode to listen in on the conversation they have the morning after, in which they discuss the options […]

Duration:00:19:39

Episode 27 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

5/4/2016
In the latest episode of Coffee Break Spanish, Rory, Alejandro and María make a major discovery in the search for the sunken treasure and we join them at this crucial point in the story. As usual, the text is rich in idiomatic expressions and complex grammar points, and you can join Mark and Carmen as […]

Duration:00:19:21

Episode 26 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

4/20/2016
It’s time for another episode in our series for advanced Spanish learners. Join Mark and Carmen as they discuss the latest developments in our story featuring María, her Scottish boyfriend Rory and his Argentinian friend Alejandro as they embark upon the search for sunken treasure off the coast of the island of Mallorca. The text, […]

Duration:00:18:05

Episode 25 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

3/23/2016
Mark and Carmen are back with another episode of Coffee Break Spanish Season 4. In this episode we’re reading María’s diary entry following the first day of the dive for the missing treasure. Language points covered include the imperfect subjunctive following antes de que, the words madrugar and trasnochar, and the subtle difference between pasar […]

Duration:00:18:17

Episode 24 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

3/16/2016
It’s time for a new lesson of Coffee Break Spanish and we join Rory and María again for the latest instalment in the story of their search for the sunken treasure. This lesson continues our advanced series for Spanish learners, and Carmen and Mark are on hand to discuss the complex language points throughout the […]

Duration:00:20:48

Episode 23 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

2/25/2016
We join María for her latest diary entry in which she updates us on the latest developments in the plans for the search for the sunken treasure. As usual, there are many interesting language points, and in this preview episode Carmen and Mark discuss one in particular: the use of the ‘vosotros’ imperative form in […]

Duration:00:18:18

Episode 22 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

2/10/2016
In the latest episode of Coffee Break Spanish we eavesdrop on a conversation between Rory and Alejandro in which they continue to plan their search for the missing treasure. This episode gives us further opportunities to experience more Argentinian Spanish, and Mark and Carmen are on hand to discuss the grammar and idiomatic expressions contained […]

Duration:00:18:37

Episode 21 (Preview) – Season 4 – Coffee Break Spanish

2/4/2016
We’re back with a new episode of Coffee Break Spanish, catching up with our story featuring Scottish student Rory who’s spending the summer in Mallorca with his Spanish girlfriend María and their friend Alejandro. Things have moved on, and María is now keen to be involved in the plan to search for sunken treasure, revealing […]

Duration:00:20:00