My mom's letter from heaven

Spanish B2 writing exercise

Una carta desde el cielo

Marta tells us about a movie she saw recently. In this exercise you'll practise the passive voice, the position of adjectives, "cuando" followed by the indicative for past tenses and pronominal verbs.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "to be inspired", "widower", "teenage", "miraculously", and "to happen".

I’ll give you some sentences to translate into Spanish

  • I’ll show you where you make mistakes
  • I’ll keep track of what you need to practise
  • Change my choices if you want
Start the exercise

Here's a preview of the text for the writing challenge, when you're ready click the start button above:

Let me tell you about a great movie, which was inspired by real events and talks about the troubled relationship that exists between a father who has become a widower, and his teenage daughter Zoe. When everything seemed lost between them, a letter from the mother appears miraculously and things start to improve between both of them. I'm excited to know that Zoe gets her rebellious life back on track and that all this happens thanks to a letter written from heaven. I will never forget how it ends. Do you feel like seeing this movie?

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