The American’s Hotel

This is the story of how the American’s hotel in Grado del Pico came to be.  In the mid fifties of the last century, a newly married couple, Ronnie and Jackie, settled down in Madrid.  Ronnie was American and was a member of the army, and Jackie was French, and a dog lover.  In fact, she…

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The Third Conditional

This is certainly the most difficult conditional to use due to its complicated structure.  The third conditional is formed using if plus the past perfect, plus would,…

Anyone But England

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is very far from being united.  Currently, it is politically divided over…