SUELO HACER ALGO – IN ENGLISH

Suelo hacer algo in English. Do you say 'I used to walk' to say 'suelo andar'? Then this post is for you! Suelo hacer algo in English. A very common mistake by Spanish speakers. Over the past few weeks I have noticed that many students, independently of their…

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QUESTION TAGS

DON’T SAY ¿NO? - USE QUESTIONS TAGS If you’d like to stop confusing English speakers, learn to use Question Tags. This is by far one of the most common errors among Spanish students. In Spanish, when you want confirmation or we are asking for…

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TO AGREE – COMMON ERRORS

To agree - English Grammar - Saying I am agree.  This is one of the most common mistakes among students. It has a very simple explanation: in Spanish we say 'estoy de acuerdo', so students add the verb 'To be' (I am) because in…

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Talking about age in English- Common errors

Talking about age - The perils of translating directly from Spanish. When talking about age, there are a number of common errors students make whether they have an A2 or a B2 level. As we will see, the main reason for these mistakes is…

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PREPOSITIONS OF TIME AND PLACE – IN, AT, ON

Prepositions of time and place in English. When to use IN, AT and ON. The use of prepositions is a baffling mystery not only for English learners but also for native speakers. Although there are some basic usage rules, there are also so many…

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