La adoración de los Reyes Magos

"Adoration of the Magi"
Spanish B2 dictation exercise

Mariela describes what happened when she the Adoration of the Magi by Velázquez first time with her father at the Prado Museum.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "cuadro", "asombrado/a", "inexplicable", "regazo", "incienso", "aludir", "mirra" & "carácter".

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