El botijo
Spanish dictation exercise

The earthenware pitcher (B2)

Jacobo explains how an earthenware pitcher works.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"dicho", "mecanismo", "arcilla", "evaporar" and "poroso".

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
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