La Llorona
Spanish dictation exercise

The weeping woman (B1)

Tomás tells us about one of the most popular folk tales in Latin America: "La Llorona".

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "folclore""prehispánico", "indígenas", "conquistador" and "vagar".

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