Spanish Language Story: El viaje de David 2



Spanish Language Story: Part 2 of David's trip to Spain (El viaje de David 2 - En Barcelona).
Level: Low Intermediate (B1).
The Story: 5 minutes. Shootout Game (10 key verbs): 1 minute.

David is at his aunt and uncle's place in Barcelona. After he's had something to drink and taken a quick nap, he asks his uncle if he could show him some old family photos. The next days, David's cousin María shows him around the city. They go to see La Sagrada Familia, a magnificent church built by the architect Antonio Gaudí. On another day, they go shopping on the famous Paseo de Gracia. Afterwards, they go to a café (una cafetería) and have something to drink: una horchata (a drink made from tigernuts) and un cortado (an espresso with milk).

Hear and read Part 2 of David's trip in Spanish. It contains 130 basic words and phrases, all in context.
Play the story several times and try to listen without translating the words. 
Say each sentence aloud after (or along with) the native speaker.
To hear a sentence again, click on it (before continuing to the next screen).
Note: in context, words for "he, she, we" etc are often omitted in Spanish unless they are needed for clarity.

Shootout Game: 10 Key Verbs

  • comer - to eat
  • beber - to drink
  • enseñar - to show
  • dormir - to sleep
  • despertar - to awaken
  • preguntar - to ask
  • tener - to have
  • escribir - to write
  • necesitar - to need
  • comprar - to buy

On a desk- or laptop you can roll over the translation (but not on a phone or tablet).
To practice all of the words and phrases of the story, register or log in and go to Spanish 1, David en España.

Posted 16:56PM on March 31 2018 by Ulrike Rettig
Categories: Spanish | Tags: Spanish, Spanish game, Spanish language game, Spanish mini-story