Getting my nails done (B2)
Spanish writing exercise

Haciéndome las uñas

Daniela feels very excited about getting her nails done. In this exercise you'll practise impersonal sentences with the "ellos" form of the verb, El Futuro Simple and El Presente de Subjuntivo.

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You may want to review this lesson before you start: How to say "to have something done" in Spanish - mainly beauty and body contexts

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "beauty salon", "acrylic", "protective", "to shape (form, mould)" and "cherry red".

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This afternoon I have an appointment at the beauty salon (in order) to have my acrylic nails done. These nails are the ones that I like the most because they last a long time. Before starting, I will get my hands washed well and I will get protective nail gel applied. Then, I will get my cuticles shaped and I will have the acrylic mixture put on my nails. When it dries, I will get my nails shaped correcting some imperfections and I will get cherry red nail polish put on. I will have spectacular nails!

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