Translated into English it means “to die dreaming”, and this uniquely Dominican beverage will certainly take you to a heaven of delight. Milk and orange, mixed with some vanilla flavor[…]

Cognates: “ACTOR”

Easy learning! Cognates are similar or even identical words in two languages. “ACTOR” is one of them. Picture: Dominican actor Manny Pérez and Dominican actress Zoe Saldana. —– ¡Aprendizaje fácil![…]

Dominicanismo: apero / apera

“Dominicanismo” is a word, phrase, or expression of the Spanish spoken in the Dominican Republic, reflecting the culture and traditions of the country. Usually those expressions cannot be found in[…]

Dominicanismo: brisiao

“Dominicanismo” is a word, phrase, or expression of the Spanish spoken in the Dominican Republic, reflecting the culture and traditions of the country. Usually those expressions cannot be found in[…]

IIC Sosua Activities Cabarete Beach at night

Ready for some riddles and tongue-twisters? Follow us on Facebook, Instagram @iic_spanish_school or Twitter and practice your Spanish. You will find a little game every day to shorten your wait[…]

Dominicanismo: bandeársela

“Dominicanismo” is a word, phrase, or expression of the Spanish spoken in the Dominican Republic, reflecting the culture and traditions of the country. Usually those expressions cannot be found in[…]

Maíz, tobaco, hamaca – the words of dead languages continue to live in other languages. The language of the Tainos has been considered extinct since the mid-16th century. Nevertheless, many[…]