El Dia de la Raza is more important than most Colombians know. This day commemorates the ruthlessness and violent way in which our current race came about. Even though Christopher Columbus and the Spanish Crown/Catholics were the epitome of evil I have to appreciate the boldness with which they conquered and bled out a once thriving society.
Colombia vs USA Today is Friday, June 3rd, 2016 and it is Colombia vs United States in the first round of La Copa America and I'm super excited. I feel absolutely fucking awesome every time the Colombian national team plays. I love soccer and I've been watching the national team play since I ...
El intercambio de idiomas de Medellin Buzz es una gran oportunidad para practicar Ingles en Medellin. The Medellin Language Exchange in Medellin is a great chance to practice English and Spanish.
Where the fuck are students hearing this word? The word "nigga" has been around for a long time and it has been used, by black people, for many years in the United States. In my opinion...
Owning a business in Medellin has helped me grow into the world in the most unexpected of ways, it’s tested my mettle and put a spit shine on my resolve and at this still not so late date in my life, the wonder of it all is showing no sign of letting up.
El Carnaval de Barranquilla is the best party I've been to in Colombia. Going to Carnaval in February has become a tradition for me and my friends. This is my experience at the Carnval de Barranquilla 2015.
We had over 70 people attend our Conversation Club. Thank you for coming! The Medellin Buzz Conversation Club Language Exchange is a good way to practice English and Spanish with native speakers. I hope to see you at the next one.
What are Coordinating Conjunctions? Most people do not know what they are. In this blog post Andrew goes over what coordinating conjunctions are and how they are used. Check it out.
Many of my students in Medellin have asked me what the difference is between lay and lie. Even native speakers from around the world do not know how to use lay and lie properly. In this quick lesson Andrew goes over the meaning and the use of lay and lie followed by a small quiz.
Colombia's independence is long and bloody. November 11 is an important date because it was a precedent to all independence revolutions throughout South America. This sense of revolution and bravery that the people from Cartagena displayed earned their city the nickname la "Ciudad Heroica" the "Heroic City."