Adult Spanish Lessons

Choose from our REGULAR or SPECIALIST classes below. If you're unsure of your level, please view the level descriptions or contact us

Regular
Spanish Courses

10 weeks x 1.5 h Spanish lessons

Each level at Lara’s Spanish Hub is split into two. For example, to complete the beginner level you would need to complete Beginner 1 and Beginner 2.

Specialist Spanish Courses

Course duration and lesson times vary

CONVERSATION: you’re looking to focus on your conversation fluency (5wk x 1.5h lessons)

INTENSIVE: you’re looking to complete a regular course in half the time (5wk x 3h lessons)

TRAVELLING: you’re about to travel overseas and need some survival Spanish (4wk x 1.5h lessons)

Small class
sizes

Max class size of 10 students.

Free catch-up lesson

Can't make a lesson? Catch up in a parallel running course.

15 hour
courses

Weekly, 1.5 hour Spanish lessons for 10 weeks. Intensive also available.

Free Monthly meetup + movie nights

Practise your Spanish at a local tapas bar with your teacher and other students.

Course work provided

Folder and all material provided throughout the course.

Online resources

Extra coursework, including extension resources.

Beginner 1

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • Introductions and greetings: having a simple conversation to introduce yourself
  • Everyday expressions and simple phrases
  • The Spanish alphabet and the sounds of Spanish
  • Basic grammatical concepts (nouns, adjectives, gender, number, etc.)
  • How to ask and give personal information (nationality, profession, address, telephone number, etc.)
  • Numbers
  • Days of the week and seasons
  • Question words (cuándo, dónde, quién, etc.)
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Grocery shopping: how to buy things at a shop and interact in a simple way
  • Regular verbs in the Present tense

$275.00
reg $300.00

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Beginner 2

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • Irregular verbs in the Present Tense
  • How to talk about your habits and daily routines
  • Frequency adverbs
  • Typical Latin American and Spanish dishes
  • How to order food at a restaurant
  • Verbs SER and ESTAR
  • How to describe yourself and your family and its members in terms of personality and physical appearance
  • Possessive Adjectives 
  • Family related vocabulary
  • How to describe places, for example your house and your neighbourhood (location, characteristics and things you can find there)
  • How to tell the time

$275.00
reg $300.00

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Elementary 1

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • To be confident using the Present tense, both regular and irregular verbs
  • The verbs SABER & CONOCER
  • The verb GUSTAR and other similar verbs
  • To express opinion, and agreement and disagreement
  • To talk about your likes and dislikes and your hobbies
  • To talk about future plans
  • The verbs HAY and ESTAR to talk about existence and to ask for directions
  • To check in at a hotel and talk about your holidays

$275.00
reg $300.00

Including:

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Elementary 2

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • Reflexive verbs in the Present Tense
  • To talk about daily routines using reflexive verbs
  • Parts of the body
  • To explain health problems to the doctor
  • To talk about your physical needs and emotions
  • To make invitations
  • Modal verbs
  • Verbs to express obligation and wishes
  • Comparatives and superlatives

$275.00
reg $300.00

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Intermediate 1

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • The Preterite Tense: regular and irregular verbs
  • To talk about past actions
  • The Imperfect Tense: regular and irregular verbs
  • To talk about past habits and states
  • To know when to use the Preterite and when to use the Imperfect tenses
  • To talk about past trips and holidays and your childhood
  • The future Tense
  • How to buy a train & plane ticket and make a reservation

NOTE: CONTENT IS FLEXIBLE TO THE STUDENTS’ LEVEL

$275.00
reg $300.00

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Intermediate 2

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • Object and possessive pronouns
  • Progressive tenses
  • To talk about what you are doing right now, describe what people are wearing and talk about trips and famous people
  • To distinguish between POR & PARA
  • The first type of conditional sentence
  • To talk about possibility and conditions
  • To give advice

NOTE: CONTENT IS FLEXIBLE TO THE STUDENTS’ LEVEL

$275.00
reg $300.00

Including:

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High-Intermediate 1

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • The Present Perfect Tense
  • To talk about actions that started in the past and continue in the present
  • The Pluperfect Tense
  • To talk about past actions that happened before another past action
  • To talk about past actions and events using the four past tenses
  • The Imperative Mode
  • To give orders and commands
  • The Conditional Tense

NOTE: CONTENT IS FLEXIBLE TO THE STUDENTS’ LEVEL

$275.00
reg $300.00

Including:

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High-Intermediate 2

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • The Subjunctive Mode
  • To know when to use the Subjunctive and the Indicative Mode and which adverbs, particles, etc. trigger the use of the Subjunctive Mode
  • To know which verbs and which conjunctions are used with either
  • The Present Tense of the Subjunctive Mode
  • To express opinion, wishes, doubt, probability, etc. using the subjunctive
  • The second type of conditional sentence

NOTE: CONTENT IS FLEXIBLE TO THE STUDENTS’ LEVEL

$275.00
reg $300.00

Including:

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Advanced 1

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • The Imperfect of the Subjunctive Mode
  • To use the different conditional sentences to express likelihood and possibility
  • To debate about problems such as pollution, economic crisis, poverty or immigration
  • The Present Perfect of the Subjunctive Mode
  • The Pluperfect of the Subjunctive Mode
  • To be confident using the different tenses of the Subjunctive Mode

NOTE: CONTENT IS FLEXIBLE TO THE STUDENTS’ LEVEL

$275.00
reg $300.00

Including:

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Advanced 2

In this Spanish course you will learn:

  • How to use linking words to make complex sentences
  • The impersonal and passive SE
  • To use indirect speech and talk about what someone else has told you
  • To form words using prefixes and suffixes
  • Many colloquial expressions of everyday use
  • Complex sentences: relative sentences, subordinate sentences, etc.
  • To take part in discussions and express your opinion on many different topics.
  • To be familiar with and use the most common verb periphrases

NOTE: CONTENT IS FLEXIBLE TO THE STUDENTS’ LEVEL

$275.00
reg $300.00

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Proficiency 1

Because you can always keep improving your Spanish, in these courses we will:

  • Consolidate  previous content and focus on advanced level topics, e.g. the different tenses of the Subjunctive Mode, complex structures, etc.
  • Work on the students’ specific needs and interests
  • Work on more complex texts, video & audio material, e.g. podcasts, movies, etc.
  • Have a strong focus on conversation and developing more fluency
  • Work on accent reduction

NOTE: CONTENT IS TAILORED TO THE STUDENTS’ LEVEL

$275.00
reg $300.00

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Conversation Classes

Overview

These sessions are focussed on oral communication and are a great way to practise speaking Spanish with a range of activities, such as games, role-plays and real-life scenarios, carefully planned to allow you to practise grammar and vocabulary without thinking about it, in a fun and relaxed way. These classes also help revise and reinforce contents already covered. If you feel like you need some extra speaking practice to gain the confidence to talk to other people in Spanish, then these are the classes for you.

Beginner Conversation Course

Aimed at providing extra speaking practice for students who have already learnt some basic Spanish grammar and vocabulary, roughly equivalent to having completed up to our Elementary 1 level (please refer to our level description page) – or have an equivalent level of Spanish.
IMPORTANT: This course is not for absolute beginners, please read above.

Intermediate Conversation Course

Aimed at providing extra speaking practice for students who already have a good command of Spanish and have acquired knowledge equivalent at least to our level Intermediate 2 (please refer to our level description page) – or have an equivalent level of Spanish.

Advanced Conversation Course

Aimed at providing extra speaking practice for students who already have a very good command of Spanish and have completed our High Intermediate or Advanced Levels – or have an equivalent level of Spanish.

TBD

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Intensive - Beginner 1

Overview:

  • 5 weeks x 3 hour classes (with a short brake), to be held on Saturday morning.
  • These courses cover the same contents as a regular 10-week course but in a more condensed way, as they take place in half the number of weeks.

We are currently only offering Beginner 1 Intensive.

TBD
reg $300.00

Including:

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Spanish for Travellers

Overview:

6 weeks x 1.5 hour classes

Are you travelling to a Spanish speaking country soon? Don’t leave without our survival Spanish course!

This course is designed around the different situations that you will most likely encounter in your trip. We’ll cover pronunciation, vocabulary and basic concepts that will allow you to interact with the locals and do things like introducing yourself and having a simple conversation with someone, going grocery shopping, ordering food at a restaurant, checking in at a hotel, buying tickets, asking about directions, etc., along with cultural information related to travelling.

No previous knowledge of Spanish is required. All materials included.

TBD

Including:

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