Help our family with English language practice in a highland community in Villa de Merlo, Argentina

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Argentina

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    Last activity

    09/09/2021

 
  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    Our family is made up of a married couple, Mario (59) is an engineer and a teacher of the intermediate level, Inés (56) is a children's dentist although she does not dedicate herself to her profession, due to health problems. Two children: Iber (17) is studying the 6th year of master builder and Mariné (18) this year began his career as a real estate broker. We are living in a highland community in central Argentina. We have 2 small dogs.

    Nuestra familia se compone de un matrimonio, Mario (59) es ingeniero y Profesor del nivel medio, Inés (56) es Odontóloga de niños aunque no se dedica a su profesión, por problemas de salud. Dos hijos: Iber (17) está cursando el 6° año de maestro mayor de obras y Mariné (18) este año inicio la carrera de corredor inmobiliario. Nos encontramos viviendo en una comunidad de serranía en el centro de Argentina. Tenemos 2 perros chicos.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn and consolidate the Spanish language and the knowledge of our traditions and idiosyncrasies. With us you will get to know part of the Conlara Valley, a mountain region, in the center of Argentina, there is our community with 30,000 inhabitants, it is very safe, with a warm climate and very touristy. Merlo is located in the most important tourist corridor in the province of San Luis, located on the eastern side of the mountain range "sierras de Los Comechingones". You will learn about aspects related to ecology, mainly the organization of youth events. On the other hand, and if it is of your interest, you will be able to receive basic notions about the restoration of small technical problems that arise in the home.s.

    Aprenderás y consolidarás el idioma español y el conocimiento de nuestras tradiciones e idiosincrasia. Con nosotros conocerás parte el Valle del Conlara, una región de montaña, del centro Argentino, allí se encuentra nuestra comunidad con 30.000 habitantes, es muy segura, de clima cálido y muy turística. Merlo se encuentra en el corredor turístico más importante de la provincia de San Luis, asentada en el faldeo oriental del cordón montañosos "sierras de Los Comechingones". Conocerá sobre aspectos relacionados con la ecología, principalmente organización de eventos juveniles. Por otro lado y si es de tu interés podrás recibir nociones básicas sobre la restauración de pequeños problemas técnicos que que surgen en el hogar.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for a person to accompany the family mainly to practice languages ​​(preferably English), also to contribute to the general maintenance of the home. Our family is very involved in the environmental defense of the mountain foothills.

    Buscamos una persona que acompañe a la familia principalmente para practicar idiomas (preferentemente inglés), también que contribuya con el mantenimiento general del hogar. Nuestra familia está muy involucrada en la defensa ambiental del pedemonte serrano.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    Inés (intermedio), Mariné (intermedio) e Iber (principiante)... estamos aprendiendo inglés y nos encontramos en distintos niveles.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Our house is located in a central residential area, it has an exclusive room for you, the bathroom is shared with our son. It has a large and heavily wooded garden. We have a bike especially for you, which you can use whenever you like.

    Nuestra casa está ubicada en zona residencial céntrica, cuenta con una habitación exclusiva para ti, el baño es compartido con nuestro hijo. Tiene un jardín amplio y muy arbolado. Tenemos una bicicleta especialmente para ti, que podrás usar cuando gustes.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Everything is nearby so you can walk or move on the bicycle that we will dedicate especially for you. Due to the natural characteristics of the mountain landscape, in your free time you can explore the wild mountain areas, crossed by streams. You will be invited to the trips we make as a family.

    Todo se encuentra cerca por lo que puedes caminar o trasladarte en la bicicleta que destinaremos especialmente para ti. Por las características naturales del paisaje serrano, en tus tiempos libres podrás recorrer las zonas agrestes de montaña, surcada por arroyos. Estarás invitado/a a los viajes que realizamos en familia.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4 hours a day, 5 days a week


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