Les Luthier: Lo Importante Que Es Saber Idiomas

Les Luthier is an Argentinian musical comedy group originally started in the 1960’s. Here is one of their videos focusing on the comedy inherent in language and vocabulary.

Español Podcast | Spanish Podcast

Un podcast en lengua española para todos aquellos que quieran revisar en profundidad todo lo relacionado con el español que han aprendido, que saben y hablan, pero que está pendiente de algunas actualizaciones.

Este podcast se dirige, pues, a aquellos hablantes de español que quieren perfeccionar su español hablado y escrito, a los quieren estructurar mejor sus conocimientos gramaticales del español, a los que … [ Read more ]

Notes in Spanish

Free Spanish audio and video brings you authentic, real Spanish conversations about real-life topics, making you totally confident with your Spanish. Listen here, or on your iPod or mp3 player as Spanish podcasts. Three levels to choose from:
– Inspired Beginners
– Intermediate
– Advanced

Puerta del Sol Audio Magazine

Puerta del Sol is the Spanish Audio Magazine for students of Castilian and Latin American Spanish. If you already have a handle on the basics of Spanish and now want to improve or maintain your proficiency, this is the product for you! Puerta del Sol Spanish Audio Magazine will help you take your vocabulary, grammar, listening comprehension, and Spanish conversation skills to the next level.

Each … [ Read more ]

Free Online Spanish Lesson for Travel / Hotels

The audio lesson contains expressions, and sentences that anyone staying at a hotel or guesthouse will find very useful. Not everyone in a hotel will be able to speak English or your own native language to you, and you will often be in situations where knowing a few basic sentences and requests will make your stay much more comfortable. Learn how to check into a … [ Read more ]

Medical Spanish and Spanish Grammar Review

The Medical Spanish Podcast is a multi-level Spanish podcast for the health care professional.

The Spanish Grammar Podcast provides grammar exercises for the intermediate to advanced learner of Spanish.

Check out the Forums to network with other health care professions and learners of Spanish. There I have added a forum topic for each podcast topic. Please leave your comments, questions and suggestions regarding the podcasts there.

Podcast Special … [ Read more ]

Fomny TV

Fomny TV lets you watch live streams of television channels from various countries. The link provided here leads to the Spain page but you can also select by country or region (currently Argentina and South America are the relevant options). [Hat tip to Spanish Only]

LangMedia “Language by Country” Collection

This site is composed of amatuer video filmed in several countries, namely Argentina, Ecuador, México, Nicaragua and Spain. What’s great about this is someone grabbed a camcorder and hit the streets recording real life conversations as they conduct their day to day business in the streets.

You’ll see footage of someone ordering ice cream, talking to cab drivers, buying medicine at a pharmacy, and a whole … [ Read more ]

Lingus.TV

Lingus.TV is a television channel devoted to teaching and disseminating languages. You will find on the site various situation comedies in Spanish with captions and transcripts to aid your learning. Downloadable too. You can search for a topic, objective or skill you’d like to learn and filter the video results by checking or un-checking the level options (beginner, intermediate or advanced). Learn even more by … [ Read more ]

University of Texas at Austin Spanish Proficiency Exercises

Spanish Proficiency Exercises is a compilation of brief video clips in which native speakers of Spanish from various locations throughout Latin America and Spain demonstrate various language tasks. The objective of the exercises is to provide students of Spanish with the necessary tools to be able to talk about the same topics in Spanish. In order to do, this Spanish Proficiency Exercises contains five major … [ Read more ]

Audiria

This site is all audio and text based, but everything is in Spanish. You will not see or hear one single word of English in any audio or transcripts they produce. This site will definitely separate the men from the boys, so to speak. The topics the audio files cover are many – TV, news, radio, and books just to name a few. If you’re … [ Read more ]

Yabla – Language Immersion Through Online Video

Only Yabla language immersion sites give you authentic television, music videos, drama, interviews, travel, and Yabla exclusive shoots from throughout the world. Our unique player technology is designed with language learners in mind: Slow Play, Integrated Dictionaries, Listening Game, Dual Language Subtitles, and more.

Mi Vida Loca (BBC)

Mi Vida Loca is an immersive video mystery set in Spain to help you learn simple Spanish. It consists of 21 video segments with a final test.

Iglesia Del Camino Bilingual Sermons

Sermons from the Iglesia Del Camino are taught in a bilingual format (Spanish/English). They are posted weekly with downloadable transcripts and visual presentation material. So, if you don’t mind the religious nature of the material, this could be a useful way to work on your listening comprehension.

RadioBeta

Radio Beta is a web-based radio station aggregator/player. The site allows you to search radio stations by Geography and/or Genre and/or Band and/or Language and/or Tags. Once you find an interesting station, you can play it directly on the site with an embedded player. Every listing includes the country, language, genre, city, the broadcast frequency and a link back to the source of the audio … [ Read more ]

Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish

Destinos is a video instructional series in Spanish for college and high school classrooms and adult learners consisting of 52 half-hour video programs divided into two parts. Destinos teaches speaking, listening, and comprehension skills in Spanish. This telenovela, or Spanish soap opera, immerses students in everyday situations with native speakers and introduces the cultures, accents, and dialects of Mexico, Spain, Argentina, and Puerto Rico. Understanding … [ Read more ]

Cody’s Cuentos

Improve your Spanish by listening to classic fairy tales and children’s stories in Spanish!

Cody, a mischievous, lovable puppy, serves as the mascot to this free, weekly Spanish language podcast. Each week, Cody and one of his human pals from Spain, Mexico or Argentina presents a well-told tale in Spanish from a professional storyteller who is a native Spanish speaker.

All the podcasts are organized by level … [ Read more ]

Voices en Español

Voices en Español is a blog and a podcast and a place to evangelize the Spanish language. You can find tips on learning the language as well as musings on different topics and interviews with fascinating people from all walks of life in the U.S., Latin America, and, of course, Spain.

Note that the podcasts are all free and there are transcripts available for download … [ Read more ]