Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
  • Me gusta
The similarities and differences between spanish and english
Próxima SlideShare
Cargando en...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Now you can save presentations on your phone or tablet

Available for both IPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

The similarities and differences between spanish and english

  • 22,087 reproducciones
Published

Language teachers must analyze these types of interference to teach according the students´ problems and needs.

Language teachers must analyze these types of interference to teach according the students´ problems and needs.

Published in Educación , Tecnología
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    ¿Está seguro?
    Tu mensaje aparecerá aquí
    Be the first to like this
Sin descargas

reproducciones

reproducciones totales
22,087
On SlideShare
0
De insertados
0
Número de insertados
3

Acciones

Compartido
Descargas
117
Comentarios
2
Me gusta
0

Insertados 0

No embeds

Denunciar contenido

Marcada como inapropiada Marcar como inapropiada
Marcar como inapropiada

Seleccione la razón para marcar esta presentación como inapropiada.

Cancelar
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. The similarities and differences between Spanish and English languageIN TERMS OF GRAMMAR, VOCABULARY AND PRONUNCIATION TEACHER: DOLORES DEL ROCIO ORTEGA ANDRADE STUDENT: CARMEN J. BAZURTO PALMA 2011-2012
  • 2. GrammarSimilarities: Both language have a grammar structure base on the tense. The basic structure of the sentences is the same, but other function change the positions as adjectives: I + like + my friends. ◊ It is a yellow car. S V C Me + gustan + mis amigos. ◊ Eso es un carro amarillo. S V C
  • 3. GrammarDifferences: For Spanish we identify feminine and masculine article, singular, plural and adjective; but in English we do not have to do that.Spanish: Mi gato es azul.English: The cat is blue.
  • 4. GrammarDifferences: Spanish have more heavily inflected language than English about verb. Example: ENGLISH SPANISH I run Yo corro You run Tu corres He runs El corre We run Nosotros corremos They run Ellos corren
  • 5. Vocabulary Similarities:  Both share Latin influence.  Share some words: sofa, idea, bar and so on. Example  I like the sofa.  Me gusta el sofa.
  • 6. VocabularyDifferences: Latin-derived words in English tend to be more formal. Spanish accent give the different meaning of the words.Example: Él es un millonario. (Pronoun) El anillo es feo. (Article)
  • 7. Vocabulary The meaning of words depend on the position in the sentences. Example:  They miss their country. (Verb)  Miss Ecuador is tall. (Title)
  • 8. Pronunciation Spanish has a strong correspondence between the sound of a word and its spelling in English. English phonemes with no equivalent in Spanish. Vowels Consonant/α/ heart /dʒ/ jail/æ/ fat /h/ offer English vowels are 5 and 5 diphthongs./ε/ said /ŋ/sing/I/ here /∫/ fish Spanish vowels are 12 pure vowels and/ɔ/ fall /v/ lover/ʊ/ cook /z/ easy 8 diphthongs./ʌ/ but /ð/ then/ə/ circus /ʒ/ usual/ər/ word/aj/ die/ɔj/ boy/aw/ about
  • 9. Conclusion Language teachers must analyze these types of interference to teach according the students´ problems and needs.