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¡EMPECEMOS!
 02 AUG 2018 | WELCOME | POST #1
 1 MIN | by Spectrum Monkey

Welcome to the Spectrum Monkey Blog Zone. Let's begin our journey!

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PROGRESS UPDATE
 06 AUG 2018 | SITE UPDATE | POST #2
 2 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

A short progress report of site development to date.

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LEARN YOUR ABCs
 08 AUG 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #3
 20 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Pronunciation - Let's not run before we can "talk".

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ACCENTS AND ACCENTS
 14 AUG 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #4
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Following on from our ABCs. Why accents are important, both kinds!

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ADJECTIVES QUIZ
 17 AUG 2018 | LEARNING TOOL | POST #5
 3 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

How to get the most from the Adjectives Quiz.

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DECONSTRUCTING 10
SPANISH PHRASES

 23 AUG 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #6
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Let's looks at 10 simple Spanish phrases and really understand their sentence construction.

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NUMBERS, TIMES, DATES & GENDER AGREEMENT
 28 AUG 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #7
 20 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Exploring different types of numbers in Spanish and how they are affected by gender agreement.

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DAYS AND MONTHS CONTINUED
 30 AUG 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #8
 20 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Continuing on from the previous post. Let's expand our vocabulary beyond just numbers.

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ASKING QUESTIONS
 05 SEP 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #9
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Examining how questions are formed in Spanish, using statement phrases and question words.

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SALUTATIONS
 14 SEP 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #10
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Exploring common ways to say Hello and Goodbye in various situation.

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ADVERBS
 24 SEP 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #11
 7 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Introducing more concepts of Spanish grammar.

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THE RAIN IN SPAIN STAYS MAINLY ON THE PLANE
 27 SEP 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #12
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

¡El tiempo! - Looking at different ways to describe the weather.

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5 SPANISH WORDS THAT DON'T EXIST IN ENGLISH
 3 OCT 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #13
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Let’s look at five different words that have no direct English translation and see what we can learn.

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NOUNS
 10 OCT 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #14
 12 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

A beginner's guide to nouns, and why we have gender agreement.

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ARTICLES
 15 OCT 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #15
 8 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Following our recent lesson on Nouns. Let's explore the articles that accompany them.

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ANTONYMS: BECAUSE OPPOSITES ATTRACT!
 17 OCT 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #16
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Learning words with their opposites in pairs.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO VERBS
 30 OCT 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #17
 12 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Scratching the surface of "doing" words.

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VERB PARADIGMS AND PATTERNS
 08 NOV 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #18
 20 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Continuing to explore verb forms. Learning by patterns.

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DIMINUTIVES
 13 NOV 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #19
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Words that are not only reserved for small cute things.

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AY, HAY, AHÍ OR ALLÍ?
 19 NOV 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #20
 4 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Demystifying some common words that are phonetically similar.

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MORE PAST TENSES AND AUXILIARY VERBS
 29 NOV 2018 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #21
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Learning more verb tenses, and how to use the auxiliary verb haber.

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MOODS AND MORE SIMPLE FORM VERB TENSES
 10 DEC 2018 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #22
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Expressing commands, ideas, feelings and opinions with the subjunctive and imperative tenses.

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¡FELIZ NAVIDAD A TODOS!
 17 DEC 2018 | BEGINNER | POST #23
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Seasons greetings! A festive look at some Spanish Christmas phrases.

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YET MORE SIMPLE FORM VERB TENSES
 30 DEC 2018 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #24
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Finishing our look at simple form verb tenses: The conditional and imperfect subjunctive.

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IRREGULAR VERBS
 10 JAN 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #25
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Let's talk about verbs that don't follow the rules.

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SPANISH OMELETTE | TORTILLA DE PATATAS
 15 JAN 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #26
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Indulging our inner foodie with this Spanish classic.

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5 CANARIAN WORDS
 19 JAN 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #27
 3 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Five interesting yet completely different Spanish words that originate from the Canary Islands.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO PRONOUNS
 22 JAN 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #28
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Taking our first look at one of the most fiddly aspects of Spanish grammar.

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VERB CONJUGATION TOOL
 24 JAN 2019 | LEARNING TOOL | POST #29
 1 MIN | by Spectrum Monkey

Introducing the Spectrum Monkey verb conjugation tool.

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¿SER O ESTAR?
 31 JAN 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #30
 12 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

“To be, or not to be, what is the difference?”

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NI
 08 FEB 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #31
 3 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Exploring a tiny little word that deserves a proper explanation.

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EL DÍA DE SAN VALENTÍN
 12 FEB 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #32
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Dissecting six “romantic” phrases in time for St. Valentine’s Day.

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RELATIVE PRONOUNS
 19 FEB 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #33
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Continuing our look at fiddly Spanish grammar with relative pronouns.

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CONJUNCTIONS
 26 FEB 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #34
 8 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

A brief look at linking words with some interesting alternative forms.

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SPANISH FITNESS AND EXERCISE CLASSES
 07 MAR 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #35
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

How keeping fit in groups can improve our Spanish.

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OBJECT PRONOUNS
 14 MAR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #36
 20 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Furthering our look at Spanish pronouns with direct and indirect object pronouns.

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REFLEXIVE VERBS
 20 MAR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #37
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Actions where we act upon ourselves

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¿POR O PARA?
 26 MAR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #38
 15 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Explaining two easily confused prepositions.

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YA
 30 MAR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #39
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

A word every newcomer should know "already".

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O SEA
 03 APR 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #40
 2 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

An expression not only reserved for young people.

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THE FUTURE SUBJUNCTIVE TENSE
 05 APR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #41
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Ideas for the future that have been left in the past.

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THE PERSONAL “A”
 09 APR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #42
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Explaining a very Spanish preposition.

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COMPOUND VERB TENSES
 18 APR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #43
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Describing actions completed and on-going.

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THE PASSIVE VOICE
 26 APR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #44
 8 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Focusing on the action rather than the subject.

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NEGATIVES
 29 APR 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #45
 7 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Learning how to form negative sentences.

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SPANISH CAFÉ CULTURE
 09 MAY 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #46
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Beyond just ordering a coffee.

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¿ESTE O ESTO?
 12 MAY 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #47
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Is it really this one?

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“ACABAR DE...”
 21 MAY 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #48
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

How to express having just done something.

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FILLER WORDS | MULETILLAS
 25 MAY 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #49
 9 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Muletillas: words that offer us a little support through conversations.

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“AL + INFINITIVE” CONSTRUCTIONS
 05 JUN 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #50
 4 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

An alternative way to describe when things are occurring.

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HABER
 13 JUN 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #51
 7 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Expressing existence.

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FALSE FRIENDS
 23 JUN 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #52
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Words that aren't what they seem.

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5 TIPS THAT WILL IMPROVE YOUR SPANISH
 01 JUL 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #53
 9 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Some simple tips that will help us remain on the right path.

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ADJECTIVES: PART 1
 10 JUL 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #54
 12 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Taking a closer look at describing words.

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ADJECTIVES: PART 2
 18 JUL 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #55
 17 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Continuing our look at describing words.

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DO YOU LIKE IT OR DOES IT PLEASE YOU?
 23 JUL 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #56
 8 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Demystifying so-called back to front verbs.

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SORRY / FORGIVE ME / EXCUSE ME
 26 JUL 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #57
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Looking at different ways to apologise in Spanish.

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WHEN TO USE ARTICLES
 10 AUG 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #58
 8 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Mastering when to include or omit articles in Spanish.

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“POR LO…” EXPRESSIONS
 11 AUG 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #59
 8 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Dissecting six useful constructions that use por and lo.

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5 IDIOMATIC EXPRESSIONS USING DAR
 22 AUG 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #60
 7 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Continuing our look at some more idiomatic expressions.

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WHAT
 26 AUG 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #61
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Distinguishing between the different ways to express what in Spanish.

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WHEN TO USE THE PERFECT TENSE
 03 SEP 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #62
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Describing recently completed actions.

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SWEARING IN SPANISH
 07 SEP 2019 | BEGINNER | NSFW | POST #63
 7 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

How to curse using a few choice Spanish words.

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COGNATES
 14 SEP 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #64
 8 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Words that are the same or similar in both English and Spanish.

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THE PRESENT PROGRESSIVE TENSE
 25 SEP 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #65
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Describing on-going actions that are happening right now.

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VERBS OF CHANGE
 07 OCT 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #66
 12 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Looking at different ways to express becoming.

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5 WAYS TO USE “ACUERDO”
 15 OCT 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #67
 10 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Exploring different ways to use an essential word based around agreement.

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DECONSTRUCTING 5
SPANISH PROVERBS

 18 OCT 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #68
 7 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Comparing a few wise words across both English and Spanish.

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PORQUE, POR QUÉ, PORQUÉ O POR QUE
 25 OCT 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #69
 6 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Four similar constructions with somewhat different meanings.

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WHEN SÍ DOESN'T MEAN YES
 05 NOV 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #70
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Explaining a meaning of sí that can go unnoticed by “itself”

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5 DIFFERENT WAYS TO EXPRESS “LET'S”
 13 NOV 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #71
 6 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Allowing ourselves and making suggestions.

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“A PARTIR DE”
 22 NOV 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #72
 4 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Beginning to expand our knowledge of idiomatic phrases.

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“ECHAR DE MENOS”
 30 NOV 2019 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #73
 4 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

How to say "I miss you" in Spanish.

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“MUY, PERO QUE MUY”
 11 DEC 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #74
 3 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Emphasising and intensifying a statement.

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“PERO BUENO”
 18 DEC 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #75
 2 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Expressing incredulity, surprise and acceptance.

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PREPOSITIONS


 26 DEC 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #76
 20 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

How people or things relate to others.

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Prepositions are a grammatical class of word that show how people or things relate to the rest of the sentence. For instance, words like: to, from, since, of, with, without, towards and so on are all examples of prepositions.

We’ve already covered several prepositions in more detail. Most notably with our look at “POR O PARA” way back in POST #38.

Today then, we’re going to take a closer look at the most common simple form prepositions found in the Spanish language. Giving a quick explanation of any potential meanings and uses, whilst as usual, showing some example sentences:

A
“A” usually means to in Spanish, and sometimes at, on or onto.

When followed by the word “el”, a contraction occurs whereby the “a” and the “el” combine to form “al”.

Spanish Meaning
“Voy a madrid” I'm going to Madrid
“Vamos a surfear hoy” We are going to surf today
“Llevame a la luna” Take me to the moon
“De 9 a 5” From 9 to 5
“Los libros cayeron al suelo” The books fell onto the floor
A tiempo” On time
A las cinco” At five o'clock
“Amo a mi hermano” I love my brother
“He llegado a la estacion” I've arrived at the station
“Estoy en casa” I'm at home

Notice that in the last two examples, we are showing translations than result in the word at when referring to locations. In these instances, “a” may only be used when expressing movement to a place, otherwise we must use “en” to mean at.

Also notice that in the example “Amo a mi hermano”, we include “a” but it doesn't seem to translate to mean anything. Here we have an example of the personal a in action. This is a Spanish grammatical rule whereby when the direct object of a sentence is a person or pet, then we must place “a” immediately before the direct object. We’ve already covered this in more detail back in POST #42.

Ante
“Ante” means before, compared to or faced with. Let’s see some examples:

Spanish Meaning
“Se paró ante todos” He stood before everyone
Ante la adversidad” In the face of adversity
Ante tus problemas, los míos no parecen nada” Compared to your problems, mine seem like nothing

Bajo
When used as a preposition, “bajo” means under, underneath or under the control of.

Spanish Meaning
“Ella esta bajo su hechizo” She is under his spell
Bajo Franco, las cosas fueron difíciles” Under Franco, things where difficult
Bajo vigilancia” Under surveillance

Con
“Con” means with. It is used exactly as one might expect, with 3 exceptions. “Con” may not be followed by the prepositional pronouns: “mí”, “ti” or “sí”. In these instances, we do not use the word “con” at all, but replace the aformentioned pronouns with “conmigo”, “contigo” or “consigo” respectively.

Spanish Meaning
“El chico con el pelo negro” The guy with black hair
“Estoy muy contento con esto” I'm very pleased with this
“Ven conmigo Come with me
“¿Se quedaron contigo?” Did they stay with you?

Contra
“Contra” means against. Let's see a couple of examples:

Spanish Meaning
“Será la primera vez que jueguen uno contra el otro” It will be the first time that they've played against each other
“Nadó fuerte contra la marea” He swam hard against the tide

De
“De” most commonly means of or from and can also be used to express possession or belonging.

In English we usually express possession or belonging by using an apostrophe followed by the letter s. For instance: “David’s house”. However, in Spanish we would say “Casa de David” which more literally means “House of David”.

Rather like “a”, “de” also observes a contraction when it is followed by “el”. In this instance we combine “de” and “el” to form “del”.

Spanish Meaning
“El perro de María” María's dog
“Soy de Madrid” I'm from Madrid
“Todos los días trabajamos de 9 a 5” Every day we work from 9 to 5
“2 botellas de cerveza” 2 bottles of beer
“Es de poco valor” It's of little value
Del mundo a las estrellas” From the world to the stars

Beyond the main meanings of, from and expressing possession, “de” can sometimes translate to mean other words in English. For instance, when making comparisons with numbers or following certain verbs or adjectives, then “de” can take on other meanings.

Spanish Meaning
“Habrá más de 100 tipos diferentes de queso en la feria” There will be more than 100 different types of cheese at the fair
“El libro fue fácil de leer” The book was easy to read

Desde
“Desde” can mean from or since. Let’s see a few examples:

Spanish Meaning
Desde este momento” From this moment on
“He vivido aquí desde los años 80” I've lived here since the 80s
Desde que empezamos” Since we began

Detrás de
“Detrás de” is a prepositional construction meaning behind or after.

Spanish Meaning
“No puedo ver detrás de esa pared” I can't see behind that wall
“Ella está detrás de ellos en la cola” She's after them in the queue

Strictly speaking then, “detrás de” it is not a preposition, but a prepositional phrase, as it is made from more than one word. There are plenty of other examples of this in Spanish, such as: “encima de” (on top of), “frente a” (in front of), “fuera de” (outside) and so on.

En
“En” usually means in or on, but sometimes can translate to mean at, by, into, about and even to.

Spanish Meaning
En 1984” In 1984
“Estaba en la cama” I was in bed
“Está mejor escrito en español” It's better written in Spanish
“Siempre hay algo en la tele” There's always something on telly
“Ella está sentada en la pared” She's sitting on the wall
En casa” At home
En Navidad” At Christmas
En este momento en el tiempo” At this moment in time
En coche, en tren o en avión” By car, by train or by plane
“Ponlo en la bolsa por favor” Put it into the bag please
“Estoy pensando en ti” I'm thinking about you
“Somos los primeros en llegar” We're the first ones to arrive

Entre
“Entre” means between, among or amongst. Let's see a few simple examples:

Spanish Meaning
Entre tú y yo” Between you and me
“Estamos entre amigos aquí” We're amongst friends here
“Se dividió entre todos” It was divided up between everyone

Hacia
Usually meaning towards when indicating direction, or about or around when referring to time, “hacia” is another fairly straightforward preposition.

Spanish Meaning
“¿Nos dirigimos hacia el centro de la ciudad?” Are we heading towards the city centre?
“Nos vemos hacia las cinco” See you around five

Hasta
Most newcomers to Spanish will have come across “hasta” in the extremely common phrase “hasta luego”, which means see you later. Whilst this is the translated meaning, it more literally means until later, thus “hasta” in fact means until, up to or as far as. Let’s see a few more examples of “hasta” being used in some more sentences.

Spanish Meaning
Hasta que descubramos por qué, nadie se va” Until we find out why, no one is leaving
Hasta donde podemos ver, todo está bien” As far as we can see, everything is fine
“Camina hasta el final de la calle, luego gira a la izquierda” Walk until the end of the street, then turn left

Para
As mentioned in the introduction, we have already covered “por” and “para” in greater detail back in POST #38. Thus, we will only briefly summarise both these prepositions today.

“Para” means for when referring to destinations, recipients and deadlines, or to in the sense of: in order to do something.

Spanish Meaning
“La carta es para madrid” The letter is for Madrid
“Solo una cerveza para mí” Just a beer for me
“El trabajo debe hacerse para mañana” The work ought to be done for tomorrow
“Estoy aquí para ayudar” I'm here (in order) to help

Por
“Por” also means for, but only when referring to exchanging things, duration or doing things on behalf of another. It can translate to mean a number of different things when relating to location, such as around, through, along and so on. It can also mean by in a number of situations.

Spanish Meaning
“¿Puedo cambiarlo por otro?” Can I change it for another one?
“Gracias por la información” Thanks (in exchange) for the information
“Quédate por un tiempo” Stay for a while
“Estoy trabajando por David hoy porque está enfermo” I'm working for / (on behalf of) David today because he's sick.
“¿Hay un cajero automático por aquí?” Is there a cash machine around here?
“El tren pasa por el túnel y luego por las montañas” The train passes through the tunnel then around the mountains
“David lo envió ayer por correo” David sent it yesterday by post
“4 por 4” 4 by 4 / 4x4

Según
“Según” usually means according to and sometimes depending on. Let’s see some examples:

Spanish Meaning
“Son muy buenos, según mi hermano” They're very good, according to my brother
Según los términos y condiciones” According to the terms and condictions
“Tienes muchas opciones, según lo que quieras” You have many options, depending on what you want

Sin
“Sin” means without. It is used to express absence so can sometimes translate to mean other words depending on the context.

Spanish Meaning
“No quiero ir sin ti” I don't want to go without you
Sin duda” Without doubt / definitely
Sin alcohol” Without alcohol / alcohol free
Sin problema” No problem / without problem

Sobre
“Sobre” has two main meanings. The first meaning expresses being on, over or above something. The second meaning is akin to the English word about, either in the sense of relating to something, so being about something, and also in the sense of an approximation. Let’s see some examples:

Spanish Meaning
“No pongas tus manos sucias sobre todo” Don't put your dirty hands on everything
“El sol salió sobre la ciudad” The sun rose over the city
Sobre todo deberíamos escucharlos” We should, above all, listen to them
“La llamada fue sobre otro asunto” The call was about another matter
“Deberíamos llegar en sobre 5 minutos” We should arrive in about / around 5 minutes

Tras
Finally, we come to “tras” which means after or behind.

Spanish Meaning
“Las buenas noticias siguen llegando, día tras día” The good news keeps coming, day after day
Tras varias horas, estaban listos” After several hours, they were ready
Tras cada mujer exitosa está ella misma” Behind every successful woman is herself

Conclusion | En conclusión
¡Enhorabuena! if you’ve made it this far. Today has certainly been an epic look at what is an often forgotten grammatical class. We’ve shown all of the main simple form prepositions found within the Spanish language.

However, as we briefly mentioned above, there are many other prepositional phrases that whilst not true prepositions, still function in the same way of indicating how things relate to the rest of the sentence. Words like inside and outside are true prepositions in English, yet are expressed in Spanish with the prepositional phrases of “dentro de” and “fuera de” respectively.

Whilst we probably shouldn’t worry too much whether a phrase is a true preposition or not. It’s important to realise that there are many more to learn. So, today has only really been a gentle introduction into the world of prepositions. There are still many more phrases that we will encounter as we continue to learn, most of which are probably best learnt as vocabulary.


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ARROBA
 29 DEC 2019 | BEGINNER | POST #77
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Using @ (the at symbol).

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QUEDAR
 09 JAN 2020 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #78
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Expanding our knowledge of this essential Spanish verb.

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TENER QUE / HABER DE
 13 JAN 2020 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #79
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Alternative ways of expressing obligation or need.

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SPANISH IDIOMS AND PROVERBS
 25 JAN 2020 | BEGINNER | POST #80
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Learning a few catchy phrases that are almost identical across both English and Spanish.

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“ME DA” + NOUN VS
“ME PONE” + ADJECTIVE

 30 JAN 2020 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #81
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Two different constructions that help us describe how we feel.

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3 SPANISH NOUNS WITH AMBIGUOUS GENDER
 12 FEB 2020 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #82
 5 MINS | by Spectrum Monkey

Nouns that can be both male and female.

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5 SIMPLE PHRASES STARTING WITH "EN..."
 19 FEB 2020 | INTERMEDIATE | POST #83
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Expanding our knowledge with these useful phrases.

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¿TRANQUILO O TRANQUILA?"
 20 FEB 2020 | BEGINNER | POST #84
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Two commonly used interjections that offer reassurance.

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