La adoración de los Reyes Magos
Spanish dictation exercise

Adoration of the Magi (B2)

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

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