Alicia Sánchez-Requena is currently working as Lecturer in Spanish at Sheffield Hallam University (UK) and is the creator of the Spanish e-learning website HolaCandela.com. She completed her PhD in 2017 at Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU), UK. She did her research on AVT in Foreign Language Education, and more specifically, the use of intralingual dubbing to improve speed, intonation and pronunciation in spontaneous conversations. While doing her thesis, she also worked as a visiting lecturer at the University of Chester, UK, and language tutor at MMU. Previously, she worked as Spanish teacher at the Royal Grammar School Guildford, UK. She read Translation and Interpreting at the University of Granada (Spain) and an MA degree in Applied Linguistics to Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language at the University Antonio de Nebrija in Madrid, Spain.