The ideal partner

Spanish A2 writing exercise

El compañero ideal

Susana describes her ideal partner. In this exercise you'll practise El Pretérito Perfecto Compuesto with "not yet", verb "gustar", demonstrative pronouns and subordinate clause "antes de + inf".

Pay attention to the hints! Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "respectful", "responsible", "athletic (sporty)", "self-confident (assured)", "to date (romantic)" and "young".

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My friend Susana is very romantic and has a clear idea of the ideal man. This one has to be kind, respectful and responsible. Also, she likes tall men, a bit athletic, determined and self-confident. She has been out with several guys but she hasn't found her ideal partner yet. Although she is too young, and she needs to relate to new people before meeting her prince charming.

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