Commonly confused adjectives

Some personality adjectives may be the source of misunderstandings for a big number of Spanish-speaking students of English. Some of these adjectives are: – Sympathetic: the obvious connection students make is with the word “simpático”, which means “pleasant” or “amusing”. Sympathetic actually means “characterized by, […]

catch vs take

These are two commonly confused expressions here in Spain since both of them mean coger in some cases. Here are the differences between them: 1) Both could be used meaning coger in these examples: I need to take/catch the 10 pm train to London. There´s […]