Les Trois Rois Mages en France

Ce n’est pas pareil au Mexique qu’en France. En France, la Fête des Rois n’est pas une fête, elle n’est pas célébrée dans la rue, les rois n’arrivent pas chargés de cadeaux comme au Mexique. Malgré tout, l’Epiphanie est célébrée… Une fête chrétienne L’Épiphanie est une fête chrétienne au cours de laquelle Jésus assume une…

CHINESE NEW YEAR

WHAT IS IT AND HOW TO CELEBRATE IT Chinese New Year, annual 15-day festival in China and Chinese communities around the world that begins with the new moon that occurs sometime between January 21 and February 20 according to Western calendars. Festivities last until the following full moon. The holiday is sometimes called the Lunar New Year because the dates of celebration follow the phases of the moon. Since…

Adquiere tu libro de Inglés o Francés

El Departamento de Lenguas Extranjeras les da la más cordial bienvenida a este nuevo semestre enero-junio 2024. En este semestre, estaremos usando libros para los cursos de Lenguas Extranjeras. Adquiere tu libro de Inglés o Francés, tomando en cuenta los siguientes pasos: Paso 1 Elige tu libro cuidadosamente de acuerdo al nivel que te fue…

How to talk as a native speaker

If only we could just change our accents, vocabulary and grammar to sound exactly like native English speakers. Fortunately, there are practical steps you can take to speak English like a native speaker. With these tips, plus patience and practice, you’ll be on your way to becoming a language chameleon in no time. The first…

English Idioms

English idioms are an important part of everyday English. They come up all the time in both written and spoken English. Because idioms don’t always make sense literally, you’ll need to familiarize yourself with the meaning and usage of each idiom. That may seem like a lot of work, but learning idioms is fun, especially…

Curiosities of January

During this first month of the year we have a main festivity and this is the “Día de Reyes.” During this tradition that takes place the night of January 6th people gathered with their family and all together they cut a “rosca de reyes” which is a bread with a rounded shape, this is because…

FINAL UNINTERidol 2023

Año tras año, el departamento de Lenguas Extranjeras, de la Universidad Internacional UNINTER, lleva a cabo el concurso UNINTERidol en donde alumnos de la universidad demuestran y comparten sus habilidades lingüísticas al interpretar una canción en un idioma extranjero. Siguiendo con esta tradición, el pasado 7 de diciembre de 2023 se llevó a cabo la…

DECEMBER HISTORY

Do you know about its history? The name December comes from the Latin word ‘decem’ meaning ten. On the Roman Calendar, December was the 10th month. However, Numa Pompilius adjusted the calendar when January and February were added. December became the twelfth month, and the calendar more accurately reflected the length of a year on Earth. During…