Cocido madrileño
Spanish dictation exercise

Madrid stew (B1)

Emiliano describes the famous winter dish from Madrid, the "cocido madrileño".

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "taberna", "garbanzos", "morcilla", "chorizo", "repollo", "zanahorias", "hueso de jamón", "tuétano y gallina", "cazuela", "caldo", "fideos" and "embutidos".

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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