Íñigo J. Eguía : Spanish

Íñigo J. Eguía
Subject : Spanish Native
(56) Lessons
(7) Total Reviews
7 Positive Reviews
Last class : 8+ days
45 Min : $21.36 / £16.52 / €19.78
Trial: FREE
Hello, my name is Íñigo J. Eguía and I'm 50 years old and currently living in Spain. I am a native Spanish speaker and teach Spanish. I have been an online Spanish teacher with since March 2018. I can speak the following languages fluently: Spanish, English, French. I am currently offering a free initial trial lesson for new students.

Detailed Profile in English

About me

Highly experienced and qualified language teacher for all levels, both face to face and online. In addition to this, as a translator, I have both a linguistic and literary educational background.

Passionate for languages, I have kept on with my training as a teacher and a language learner.

My hobbies: art cinema, basketball and city rambling.

Qualifications & Experience


-Language Teacher at Tulane School, Oviedo, Spain, 2018

-Language Teacher at Peak Me Languages, Asturias, Spain, 2014-17

-Spanish Teacher at AZ Idiomas, Madrid, 2011

-Audiovisual and Literary Translator for companies such as Nórdica Libros, Capitán Swing Libros & 36caracteres, 2009-18


-CELTA Course, Cambridge / International House, Madrid, 2018

-Masters in Applied French, La Sorbonne / Complutense University, Paris-Madrid, 2009-12

-Introduction to Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language, Cervantes Institute / Antonio Nebrija University, Madrid, 2011

-Graduated in Hispanic Philology, Autónoma University, Madrid, 1995

Teaching Approach

My teaching method is mostly conversational and student-centered. As a teacher, I try to step aside and give students the opportunity to play the main role in class. Also, I get students to work on all four language skills, so they can progress steadily in every area.

Secondly, I am extremely keen on languages and literature, and I have always cherished my studies in world languages (I studied English, French and Modern Greek). Being a language learner myself, I feel I can understand and anticipate the difficulties that the students might face. I put much emphasis on good lesson planning and pacing, combined with creative strategies to engage students in the class. This constant interest has allowed me to become familiar with techniques and tools that are essential in today’s second language learning. I have good people skills, and motivating the students is something that comes easy to me.

I am familiar with techniques and tools that are essential in today’s second language learning, such as the materials used by the Cervantes Institute and the most renowned publications and blogs in the field of language teaching. Most particularly, I have made extensive use of audiovisuals and creative writing activities in order to develop consistent, effective Spanish courses.

As an on-line teacher, I have steadily used different technology applications in language learning (Skype, Google Drive, various apps, blogs &, ELE websites).

Detailed Profile in Spanish

About me

Licenciado en Filología Hispánica y Máster en Lengua Francesa Aplicada, en los últimos años he compaginado mi trabajo como profesor de idiomas con mi labor de traductor. Como profesor, he diseñado e impartido cursos intensivos de español para todos los niveles, tanto presenciales como a través de Skype.

Al mismo tiempo, he seguido estudiando lenguas y formándome como profesor. En este sentido, acabo de completar un curso CELTA para profesores de inglés.

Mis aficiones: el cine de autor, el baloncesto y pasear por la ciudad.

Qualifications & Experience


Profesor de inglés en Tulane School, Oviedo, Asturias, 2018

Profesor de Idiomas en Peak Me Languages, Asturias, 2014-17

Profesor de Español en AZ Idiomas, Madrid, 2011

Traductor literario y audiovisual del inglés / francés al español para Nórdica Libros, Capitán Swing Libros y 36caracteres, 2009-18


Curso CELTA, Cambridge / International House, Madrid, 2018

Máster Hispano-Francés en Lengua Francesa Aplicada, La Sorbonne / Universidad Complutense, 2009-12

Curso de Introducción a la Didáctica del Español como Lengua Extranjera, Instituto Cervantes / Univ. Antonio de Nebrija, Madrid, 2011

Prácticas de Traducción Audiovisual (240 horas) en 36caracteres, Madrid, 2010

Licenciado en Filología Hispánica, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 1995

Teaching Approach

Mi método es principalmente comunicativo y centrado en los estudiantes. Al ser yo mismo estudiante de lenguas, creo que sé anticipar las dificultades que los alumnos puedan encontrar.

En segundo lugar, poseo una amplia formación teórica en el campo de la lingüística aplicada, la traducción y la literatura. Asimismo, conozco los mejores materiales didácticos en la enseñanza de español e inglés, como los utilizados por el Instituto Cervantes.

Finalmente, doy mucha importancia a la buena secuenciación y a la variedad de tareas (hablar, escuchar, leer y escribir). Además, en mis clases utilizo abundante material audiovisual (especialmente cortometrajes) y actividades complementarias, como juegos y role-playing.

My last class was :
8+ days ago.
30 Aug 2019
By : darrenbroadhead
Subject : Spanish 
Class went well
28 Feb 2019
By : ReetS
Subject : Spanish 
Very nice and well-prepared lesson, Thank you for your patience, Íñigo!
10 Aug 2018
By : Chad K
Subject : Spanish 
Another great lesson
01 Aug 2018
By : Chad K
Subject : Spanish 
Personalised lessons, attentive teacher with lots of patience.

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