Recibir el año nuevo
Spanish dictation exercise

Welcoming the New Year (A2/B1)

Juan wants to try different Latinamerican traditions to welcome the New Year.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"medianoche", "recibir", "guatemaltecos", "arrojar",  "cuadra", "barrer", "llenar", "ollas", "vacía" and "puertorriqueños".


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
How the test works
Let me take a look at that...