Pongamos el belén
Spanish dictation exercise

Let's set the nativity (B1)

Elisa is in a rush to set up the nativity with her family and tells us how she would like the display to look.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "musgo", "buey", "misterio", "figuritas", "entrañable", "lavandera", "castañera" and "en adoración".

I'll play you Spanish speech in sections for you to transcribe

  • Start by listening to the whole piece then hit start
  • Play each section and write down what you hear
  • I'll show you correct answers after each for you to mark yourself
Start the exercise
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