Spanish in 180 Seconds
By David Nance, Spanish Instructor, ADE Distance Learning Center
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These fast-paced tutorials are intended to provide students with a unique approach to important concepts in the Spanish language. They address Arkansas Foreign Language Framework CMC 2.SII.2, which states that students will be able to “communicate using present and past tenses in context” and CMC 3.SII.6, which states that student will be able to “Use syntax, orthography, and pronunciation effectively according to language development level.”
|1||VideoIntroduction to Spanish Tenses||--||7/21/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoPreterite Tense||--||7/22/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||VideoFuture Tense||--||7/26/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoPresent Tense||--||7/26/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||VideoImperfect Tense||--||7/26/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||VideoPresent Progressive||--||7/28/2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||VideoConditional Tense||Sr. Nance explains how and when to use the conditional tense.||7/27/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||VideoPresent Perfect Tense||Sr. Nance gives a brief overview of the perfect tenses, then explains how to form and when to use the present perfect tense.||8/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||VideoPast Participles||Sr. Nance explains how to form past participles, and discusses different ways to use them.||8/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||VideoPast Participles with Ser||Sr. Nance wraps up his explanation of the past participle by explaining how to use the past participle with ser to form the passive voice.||8/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|11||VideoPast Participles with Estar||Sr. Nance explains how to use past participles with the verb estar in order to talk about the condition of people and things.||8/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|12||VideoIrregular Future and Conditional Verbs||Sr. Nance discusses three common types of irregular verbs in the future and conditional tenses.||8/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|13||VideoDirect Objects||Sr. Nance explains direct objects and how to find them in a sentence, in preparation for learning about direct object pronouns.||8/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|14||VideoDirect Object Pronouns||Sr. Nance builds upon the concept of direct objects by explaining how and when to replace them with direct object pronouns.||8/8/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|15||VideoIrregular Preterite Verbs||--||8/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|16||VideoIrregular Imperfect Verbs||Sr. Nance the three verbs that are irregular in the imperfect tense.||8/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
This is a great review for those already knowing some Spanish. I think it would also be good for beginners as well.
I've been trying to teach myself conjugation from the Internet. I just learned a tense here in just a few minutes. Thanks!
Short but sweet
Short lesson that is a nice refresher