El amor brujo
Spanish dictation exercise

Love, the Magician (B1)

Tomorrow, Carlos's dance company will premiere "Love, the Magician" [lit: "The Bewitched Love"].

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "estrenar", "componer", "componente", "cante jondo", "gitanería", "pasión", "embrujo" & "vibrar".

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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