Adult learning Spanish - can you recommend DVDs?

(7 Posts)
MaitreKarlsson Tue 10-Dec-13 13:35:39

My DM loves Spain and has been trying hard to learn Spanish by doing a weekly course near her (for nearly a year). Unfortunately the teacher doesn't seem to be much good (speaks mainly English!!) and my mum is getting on a bit wink so still struggling with her numbers and with fairly basic phrases. Can any of you recommend a good DVD that covers the basics in a straightforward way? I've shown her how some films she likes have a Spanish language track so she's been doing some of that. I would be grateful for any other recommendations.

Vatta Tue 10-Dec-13 23:28:43

I really like the michel Thomas CDs for learning languages, maybe look at those?

MaitreKarlsson Wed 11-Dec-13 12:17:09

Didn't realise he does Spanish - thanks!!

tabitha8 Wed 11-Dec-13 21:28:25

Some libraries have the Michel Thomas CDs. Worth a look before buying.

Quejica Wed 11-Dec-13 21:33:06

The BBC have an online video course called Mi Vida Loca. That might be worth a look as it is free.

Another great site is called News in Slow Spanish which is precisely that!

MaitreKarlsson Fri 13-Dec-13 15:17:14

Great suggestions, thank you!

amunt Tue 17-Dec-13 21:44:32

Try: www.prospanish.co.uk

I tried it because it's top on youtube. The method works great for me.

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