Spanish Language Story: El viaje de David 2



Spanish Language Story: In the second part of David's trip to Spain (El viaje de David 2), he visits his aunt and uncle in Barcelona. His cousin María shows him around the city.
Hear and read Part 2 of his 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 after (or along with) the native speaker.

20 Key Verbs in Travel Story: El viaje de David 2

  • gustar - to like
  • comer - to eat
  • beber - to drink
  • enseñar - to show
  • llevar - to take, carry
  • dormir - to sleep
  • despertar - to awaken
  • llamar - to call
  • preguntar - to ask
  • tener - to have
  • escribir - to write
  • necesitar - to need
  • mirar - to look, look at
  • caminar - to walk
  • venir - to come
  • comprar - to buy
  • encontrar - to find
  • hacer - to do, make
  • tomar - to take, drink
  • invitar - to invite

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.


Spanish Language Story: El viaje de David 1



Spanish Language Story: In the first part of David's trip to Spain (El viaje de David 1), he flies from Boston to Barcelona.
Hear (and read) Part 1 of his trip in Spanish.
It contains 120 basic words and phrases, all in context.
Play the story as often as you like. 
To practice your pronunciation, repeat each sentence after, or with the speaker.

10 Key Verbs in Travel Story: El viaje de David 1

  • hablar - to speak
  • volar - to fly
  • dar - to give
  • practicar - to practice
  • aprender - to learn
  • visitar - to visit
  • estar - to be
  • quedarse - to stay
  • recoger - pick up, get
  • vivir - to live

The English translation is available on a desk- or laptop (but not on a phone or tablet).
To practice the words and phrases of the story, register or log in and go to Spanish 1, David en España.


Spanish Language Game: Bienvenido



Try this Spanish Language Game "Bienvenido" (Welcome).
Learn and practice 12 Spanish words and phrases, in the context of a mini-story.
David arrives at the home of his aunt and uncle in Barcelona.
This mini-story is also part of our Spanish 1 course. (You can play the full Spanish 1 course for FREE by registering HERE.)
Say each of the words and phrases OUT LOUD, several times if you can.
It will sharpen your pronunciation and help you remember them!
As you play, click on the Spanish to hear it again.

Words in Spanish Mini-Story Language Game

  • Bienvenido - Welcome
  • a nuestra casa - to our house
  • cómo fue - how was (it)
  • tu vuelo - your flight
  • bastante largo - rather long
  • te gustaría - you would like (familiar)
  • beber - to drink
  • algo - something
  • un zumo de naranja - an orange juice
  • estaría genial - (it) would be great
  • ven conmigo - come with me (familiar)
  • a la cocina - to the kitchen
     

The two starred words (*) are forms of the Spanish conditional:
1.  te gustaría - you would like (3rd p. conditional of "gustar", to like)
2. estaría - it would be (3rd p. conditional of "estar", to be)
Don't worry about these forms, just be aware of them. As you progress in Spanish, you'll become familiar with this grammar pattern and begin to recognize it when you see or hear it.
Please share us with your friends who also want to learn Spanish, or Italian, German, or French.

More than a Spanish Language Game

If you like our Spanish games, you can practice Spanish - online and completely for Free - with our 36-Scene story "David en España" by just logging in, or registering HERE.
You can find more resources for learning and practicing Spanish on FREELANGUAGE.ORG.
Our FREE Spanish 1 course will let you learn and practice Spanish playfully - with a travel-story of a young man in Spain and easy games.


Spanish Language Game: En el avión



With this Spanish Language Game "En el avión" (On the Airplane), you learn and practice 12 easy Spanish words and phrases in the context of a mini-story.
David, a young traveler, is on the flight from Boston U.S. to Barcelona Spain.
This mini-story is also part of our Spanish 1 course. (You can play the full Spanish 1 course for FREE by registering HERE.)
Say the words and phrases OUT LOUD after the speaker. Your pronunciation and listening skills will improve! 

Words in Spanish Mini-Story Language Game

  • un zumo - a juice
  • la manzana - the apple
  • un zumo de manzana - an apple juice
  • por favor - please
  • usted habla / habla - you speak (formal) [hablar]
  • español - Spanish (language)
  • sí, pero ... - yes, but ...
  • es - is, it is [ser]
  • la primera vez - the first time
  • que - that (conjunction)
  • yo vuelo / vuelo - I fly [volar]
  • a España - to Spain

Note: In Spanish, the words for "I, you, he" etc. are often dropped, unless they are needed for clarity or emphasis.
To better remember words and phrases, review them visually, or even write them out on a sheet of paper or on small index cards.
But most importantly, always say the Spanish OUT LOUD, several times if you can.
Please share us with your friends who also want to learn Spanish or one of our other languages.

More than a Spanish Language Game

If you like our Spanish games, you can practice Spanish - online and completely for Free - with our 36-Scene story "David en España" by just logging in, or registering HERE.
You can find more resources for learning and practicing Spanish on FREELANGUAGE.ORG.
Our FREE Spanish 1 course will let you learn and practice Spanish playfully - with a travel-story of a young man in Spain and easy games.