Spanish for Beginners Course

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0 Course Introduction 01:25

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Hello. Hola. Welcome to the Spanish for Beginners Course A1, Principiante 1.

During this course, you will be able to learn the basics in order to communicate in Spanish. You will be able to understand  and use familiar, everyday expressions as well as very basic phrases and to interact in a simple way if the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help. 

This course is very complete with 70 videos and more than 35 worksheets.

Content

The alphabet, ser/estar/haber/tener, things and people, personal pronouns, possessives, demonstratives, adjectives, adverbs, verbs in the present indicative, definite and indefinite articles, paraphrased future, numbers, time, seasons, nationalities, prepositions of places, indefinites and negatives, expressions with tener, salutations, vocabulary, gustar and similar verbs, interrogative words, pronunciation and conversation.  

Goal: To use ser and estar and to understand gender, numbers and simple structures in the present indicative.

1 Lesson 1 The Alphabet 02:37

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You will be able to produce the sounds of vowels and consonants in Spanish.

I will guide you through the learning process in terms of learning how to better produce sounds of vowels and consonants in Spanish.

2 Lesson 1 A The Alphabet Activity review 06:24

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I will teach you how to better produce Spanish sounds by reviewing the first lesson content.

3 Lesson 2 Spelling 05:55

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You will further expand on how to pronounce vowels, consonants and sounds in Spanish. I will guide you through the process with examples.

4 Lesson 2 A Spelling Activity Review 00:47

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You will expand even more on how to pronounce vowels and consonants in Spanish.

5 Lesson 3 Verbo Ser 02:13

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I will guide you to incorporate the Verb to be or Verbo Ser in Spanish through practical examples and easy to understand

grammar.

6 Lesson 3 A Verbo Ser Activity Lesson Review 02:28

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Verbo Ser Video Review Lesson.

7 Lesson 4 Verbo Ser Usage 03:33

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I will guide you through the process of learning the uses of the Verb to Be or Verbo Ser.

8 Lesson 4 A Verbo Ser Usage Activity Lesson Review 01:46

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You will incoportate more usage on Verbo Ser.

9 Lesson 5 Gender. Singular and Plural 02:27

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You will learn when and how to use masculine and feminine, singular and plural in Spanish.

10 Lesson 5 A Gender. Singular and Plural Activity Lesson Review 02:20

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You will learn and review more about Gender in Spanish.

11 Lesson 6 Nationalities 02:17

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You will learn the different nationalities in Spanish and how to use them as adejtivos gentilicios in Spanish.

12 Lesson 6 A Nationalities Activity Lesson Review 05:48

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You will review the nationalities or adjetivos gentilicios in Spanish.

13 Lesson 7 Greetings 08:56

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You will learn how to greet people either in formal or informal contexts. 

14 Lesson 7 A Greetings Activity Lesson Review 02:21

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15 Lesson 8 Definite and Indefinite Articles. Combinations. 18:35

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You will learn how to use the definite and indefinite articles in Spanish in the masculine, femenine, singular and plural forms. You will also learn how to combine all these articles with adjectives in Spanish.

16 Lesson 8 A Definite and Indefinite Articles Activity Lesson Review 02:47

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We will review definite and indefinite articles and combinations. We will also cover singular and plural, femenino and masculino, adjectives and further combinations.

17 Lesson 9 Demonstrative Pronouns 01:14

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I will guide you through all the elements that you will need in order to put into practice the theory I will explain on demonstrative pronouns in Spanish.

18 Lesson 9 A Demonstrative Pronouns Activity Lesson Review 04:56

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We will review the demonstrative pronouns in Spanish.

19 Lesson 10 Nouns 06:30

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You will learn the different nouns in Spanish and how to combine them into singular, plural, masculine and feminine.

20 Lesson 10 A Nouns Activity Lesson Review 06:08

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We will review the nouns in Spanish studied before.

21 Lesson 11 Regular Verbs 07:42

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You will learn the first essential verbs, which will help you communicate more effectively in Spanish. Regular Verbs ending in AR, ER and IR.

22 Lesson 11 A Regular Verbs Activity Review 02:04

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23 Lesson 12 Vos, Tu or Usted? 04:36

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¿VOS, TU o USTED?

You will learn the informal and formal ways of communicating in Spanish.

24 Lesson 12 A Vos, Tú or Usted? Activity Lesson Review 01:50

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We will review the different ways of communicating in Spanish.

25 Lesson 13 Vocabulary 05:12

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You will learn and put into practice vocabulary including days of the week, months of the year, seasons and numbers in Spanish.

26 Lesson 13 A Vocabulary Activity Lesson Review 03:57

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We will review all the vocabulary learnt before.

27 Lesson 14 The Hour 03:20

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You will learn the hour in Spanish and how to express it correctly through theory and practice.

28 Lesson 14 A The Hour Activity Lesson Review 05:31

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We will review certain aspects regarding expressing the hour in Spanish correctly.

29 Lesson 15 Tener and Possessives 02:21

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You will learn how to use the Verb to Have or Verbo Tener in Spanish along with the possessives.

30 Lesson 15 A Tener and Possessives Activity Lesson Review 10:15

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We will review the verb to have or tener in Spanish as well as the possessive adjectives.

31 Lesson 16 Verbo Estar 03:20

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You will learn how and when to use the Verb Estar in Spanish, Verb to Be.

32 Lesson 16 A Verbo Estar Activity Lesson Review 02:46

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We will review the verb estar in Spanish or verb to be in English.

33 Lesson 17 Ser or Estar 03:23

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Ser or Estar.

You will learn the characteristics and different uses of Verb Ser and Verb Estar and how to implement them correctly in Spanish.

34 Lesson 17 A Ser or Estar Activity Lesson Review 03:19

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35 Lesson 18 Verb Haber 02:45

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You will learn the Verbo Haber in Spanish and its usage for singular and plural.

36 Lesson 18 A Verb Haber Activity Lesson Review 02:31

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We will review the verb Haber with practical exercises.

37 Lesson 19 Haber and Estar 03:19

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You will learn the differences between haber and estar in Spanish.

38 Lesson 19 A Haber and Estar Activity Lesson Review 03:40

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39 Lesson 20 Verbs with the First Person Irregular 06:21

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You will learn the different verb conjugations regarding verbs in Spanish with the first person in irregular form.

40 Lesson 20 A Verbs with the First Person Irregular Activity Lesson Review 02:28

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41 Lesson 21 Make questions, ask for permission 02:41

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I will teach you how to make questions and ask for permission in Spanish and you will put all the theory explained into practice.

42 Lesson 21 A Make questions Activity Lesson Review 02:51

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43 Lesson 22 Verb Ir, OD Pronoun 05:58

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I will teach you the different conjugations and implications from the Verbo Ir along with the Direct Object Pronouns. I will cover the comprehensive theory and practice exercises.

44 Lesson 22 A Verb Ir, OD Pronoun Activity Lesson Review 02:38

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45 Lesson 23 Gustar and Similar Verbs 04:16

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I will teach you how to conjugate these verbs in context and you will learn how to incorporate them easily.

46 Lesson 23 A Gustar and Similar Verbs Activity Lesson Review 01:31

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47 Lesson 24 The Weather 02:03

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I will teach you how to better understand the weather and other expressions in Spanish.

48 Lesson 24 A The Weather Activity Lesson Review 04:08

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49 Lesson 25 Indefinite and Negative Expressions 06:19

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I will teach you the indefinite and negative expressions in Spanish as well as how to form adverbs ending in mente.

50 Lesson 25 A Indefinite and Negative Expressions Activity Lesson Review 05:47

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51 Lesson 26 Ser, Estar, Haber, Ir and Gustar. 02:07

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I will further explain the different usage of these verbs for you to expand on your vocaulary and verb conjugations and easily communicate in Spanish.

52 Lesson 26 A Ser, Estar, Haber, Ir and Gustar Activity Lesson Review 10:43

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53 Lesson 27 Verbo Ser 02:54

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I will teach you more uses of Verbo Ser in Spanish and you will further expand on your ability to communicate fluently in Spanish.

54 Lesson 27 A Verbo Ser Activity Lesson Review 01:49

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55 Lesson 28 Possessives 03:10

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You will further expand on the theory and practice of possessives in Spanish.

56 Lesson 28 A Possessives Activity Lesson Review 02:23

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57 Lesson 29 Ser Exercises 08:49

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You will be able to put into practice more uses of the Verbo Ser and to apply this knowledge effectively.

58 Lesson 29 A Ser Exercises Activity Lesson Review 08:51

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We will further expand on the verbo SER explanation and review,

59 Lesson 30 Gender 03:27

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You will further expand on gender in Spanish as well as gender of the different professions.

60 Lesson 30 A Gender ActivityLesson Review 01:21

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We will further expand on the Gender of nouns and articles in Spanish.

61 Lesson 31 Possessives, Gender and Number 03:19

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I will teach you the possessives more in depth and we will also cover gender and number.

62 Lesson 31 A Possessives, Gender and Number Activity Lesson Review 05:29

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We will further expand on the posessives, gender and number in Spanish.

63 Lesson 32 Ser, Estar and Haber 01:53

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We will review more in depth the verbs Ser, Estar and Haber and I will guide you through every step of the main differences in order to put these into practice in a correct way.

64 Lesson 32 A Ser, Estar and Haber Activity Lesson Review 08:20

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We will further expand on the uses and theory of Ser, Estar and Haber in Spanish.

65 Lesson 33 Regular and Irregular Verbs 01:25

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We will cover more about the irrgular and regular verbs and will deepen further on verb conjugations.

66 Lesson 33 A Regular and Irregular Verbs Activity Lesson Review 07:25

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67 Lesson 34 Direct Object and Emotion Verbs 05:39

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We will further expand on the theory and practice of the Direct Object and Emotion Verbs in Spanish.

68 Lesson 34 A Direct Object and Emotion Verbs Activity Lesson Review 02:36

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We will further expand on the direct object and emotion verbs in Spanish.

69 Lesson 35 Reading Comprehension 02:09

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We will cover a Reading Comprehension lesson along with practical exercises. 

70 Lesson 35 A Reading Comprehension Activity Lesson Review 02:31

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Complete Online Spanish for Beginners Course, Principiante 1, A1

Spanish for Beginners Course A1, Beginner I

Course Description

This engaging introduction to the Spanish language will cover most of the basics students need to know. The course also covers the proper use of the verbs “to be” (ser/estar), gender, common vocabulary, pluralization, and simple structures in the present tense.

Course Includes:

  • 70 video lessons
  • 43 hours of total lessons
  • 35 quizzes/tests
  • 35 activity review videos (I go over each activity one by one and explain the correct answer)
  • Vocabulary lists for each of the lessons
  • Over 35 worksheets with activities specific to each lesson
  • Extra resources with full explanations and extra materials
  • 1 review test
  • Final exam
  • Answer keys to all quizzes and a final exam

Target Audience: Native English speakers wanting to learn the Spanish language with no prior knowledge of Spanish or those with some basic Spanish knowledge who may want to review the topics covered in this course.

What can I learn once I have completed the Principiante I, Beginner I, A1 level?

Once you finish this Spanish for Beginners Course A1 you will be able to understand and use familiar, everyday expressions and very basic phrases. You will be able to interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

Topics: The alphabet, ser/estar/haber/tener, things and people, personal pronouns, possessives, demonstratives, adjectives, adverbs, verbs in the present indicative, definite and indefinite articles, paraphrased future, numbers, time, seasons, nationalities, prepositions of places, indefinites and negatives, expressions with tener, salutations, vocabulary, gustar and similar verbs, interrogative words, pronunciation and conversation. 

Goal: To use ser and estar and to understand gender, number and simple structures in the present tense.

Course Topics

The ABCs, El Alfabeto

Verb to Be, Usage and Exercises. Verbo Ser (usos):(Ejercicios)

Where are you from? ¿De dónde sos?

Greetings and how to thank. Saludos y Agradecer.

The Article. El Artículo.

The adjetives. Los Adjetivos.

Demonstrative Pronouns. Pronombres Demostrativos

Nouns. Sustantivos

Regular verbs in the Present. Exercises. Verbos regulares en Presente (Ejercicios)

You informal or you formal? ¿Vos o Usted?

The days of the week Los Días de la Semana

The numbers, exercises Los números (Ejercicios)

The Hour, exercies La hora (Ejercicios) 

Possessive Adjectives Adjetivos Posesivos

The family La familia

Expressions with Tener Expresiones con Tener

Be from, Be at.    Ser de / Estar en

Verb to Be  Estar  

Verb to Be. Ser / Estar

Prepositions of place. Preposiciones de Lugar

Verb there is or there are Verbo Haber

Difference between verbs Haber and Estar Diferencia entre Haber y Estar

Verbs Haber and To Be. Exercises Haber / Estar / Ser (Ejercicios)

Verbs with the first person singular irregular. Exercises.  Verbos con 1º persona singular irregular (Ejercicios)

How do we ask? Questions. Exercises. ¿Cómo preguntamos?:/ Preguntas (Ejercicios)

How to ask for permisssion or authorization Para pedir permiso o autorización

Verb to Go. Verbo Ir

Direct Object Pronoun. Pronombre OD:/ (Ejercicios)

Postion of the Pronouns. Posición de los pronombres

Dialogues at the restaurant. Diálogos en el Restaurante

Verb to Like. Exercises. Verbo Gustar (Ejercicios)

Verbs to Like and to seem, look or resemble. Verbos Gustar y Parecer

The Weather. El Clima

Immediate Future with the verb to go, preposition A and Infinitive. Futuro perifrástico (Ir + A + Infinitivo)

Indefinite and Negative Expressions. Expresiones indefinidas y negativas (Ejercicios)

Adverbs ending in mente. Adverbios en -mente

Regular Verbs ser, estar, haber, ir gustar and exercises. Verbos regulares, Ser, Estar, Haber, Ir, Gustar (Ejercicios)

EXTRA MATERIAL 

Verb to Be. Usage. Verbo Ser (Usos)

The gender of professions. El género de las profesiones

Agreement. Concordancia

Possessives. Posesivos

Verbs Ser and Estar Ser / Estar

Verb There is, There are Verbo Haber

Verbs Ser, Estar, Haber and Tener Verbos Ser / estar / Haber / Tener

Regular verbs ending in AR Verbos regulares en Presente con terminación -AR

Exercises with number replacement Ejercicios de sustitución de número

Questions and Answers Preguntas y Respuestas

Regular Verbs in the Present ending in ER, IR  Verbos regulares en Presente con terminación -ER / -IR

Direct Object. Objeto Directo

Regular and Irregular Verbs. Verbos Regulares e irregulares

  • Teacher: Florencia
  • Areas of expertise: Spanish Language Teaching
  • Education: MA TESOL Teacher Education, University Professor
  • Interests: Literature
  • Skills: Teaching Spanish to non-Spanish native speakers
  • Associations: Certified Teachers Association, ARG
  • Issues I care about: Teaching, Learning, Writing, Literature, children, Arts, Earth.

Accomplished Bilingual Linguist (Translator, Professor, Teacher Trainer and Language School Academic Director). My career reflects 21 years’ experience in International Education including translating from English into Spanish, book publishing, Academic Management experience with proven leadership skills involving motivating teams to achieve their objectives and a profound respect for foreign customs and cultures.

Spanish for Beginners Course A1

Here you will find a summary of all the topics covered during the Spanish for Beginners Course , Principiante 1.

Beginner 1, Principiante 1

 A1: Beginner I

The student can understand  and use familiar, everyday expressions as well as very basic phrases. He or she can interact in a simple way if the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help. 

Content

The alphabet, ser/estar/haber/tener, things and people, personal pronouns, possessives, demonstratives, adjectives, adverbs, verbs in the present indicative, definite and indefinite articles, paraphrased future, numbers, time, seasons, nationalities, prepositions of places, indefinites and negatives, expressions with tener, salutations, vocabulary, gustar and similar verbs, interrogative words, pronunciation and conversation.  

Goal: To use ser and estar and to understand gender, numbers and simple structures in the present indicative.

Review for the Final Exam

Here you will find a review for the final exam according to all the topics previously covered in this level.

It is highly recommended that you first start by taking the review along with the previous materials previouly covered in order to better prepare for the final exam.

Final Exam Principiante 1 A1

This contains all the topics covered and it will help you assess your level in order to move forward.

Answers to all Quizzes

Here you will find a complete resource with all the answers to all quizzes presented during this Spanish for Beginners Course A1.

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