Are you a Lost Beginner? Here's Help …

You know that we love to support your learning with extra resources, study hints, events and news. And we know that it's especially important if you're a beginner. A fine first-course experience is what you really want, as it really helps your decision to continue learning.

Fanfare . . . introducing ONLINE STUDY MODULES - the first class of El Patio's beginner courses, gorgeously transformed for online study.

What do you get? Read on ...

Where to Start? A Beginners Guide!

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Learn Imperfecto and Indefinido using Poetry

To help her students intuitively differentiate the Preterito Indefinido and Preterito Imperfecto tenses, Raquel designed a poetry exercise. The idea here was to use rhythm and rhyme to facilitate memorisation. Poetic form helped expand vocabulary while the task cemented the irregular conjugations of the two most confusing tenses.

What was the result?

Poems that are hilarious, abstract, entertaining yet still very grammatically useful!

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