Leyendo al volante

"Reading behind the wheel "
Spanish A1 dictation exercise

Sonia is stuck in a traffic jam and is killing time by reading a novel in her car.


Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "biblioteca" "nuevo/a", "atasco", "accidente", "señal", "carretera", "anunciar" & "retención".

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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