Cristóbal Balenciaga

"Cristóbal Balenciaga"
Spanish A2 dictation exercise

Last month Luis visited the exhibition of Cristobal Balenciaga, the famous Spanish fashion designer, at the V&A Museum in London.


Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "espectaculares", "exposición", "prestigioso","diseñador", "alta costura", "mecenas", "aristocracia", "actriz", "influencias" & "conserva".

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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