Cuentos para no dormir
Spanish dictation exercise

Tales to keep you awake (A2)

Vicente remembers the Halloween nights when his father would recount scary stories to the whole family.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "velas", "terror", "cuentos", "miedo""dar ganas de", "divertir""reunir""temblar", "gritar""susto" and "mágica".

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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