María Pita
Spanish dictation exercise

María Pita (B1)

Raúl recounts the legend of Maria Pita.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "arengar", "almirante", "ejército", "asalto", "rabioso/a", "arrebatar", "lanza", "alférez", "asesinar", "herido/a", " cadáver", "lucha", "honra", "provocar" & "retirada".

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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