Ciudadanía española: la experiencia de María Virginia

"Ciudadanía española: la experiencia de María Virginia" has been shared to the blog from the Spanish reading practice section of the learning library where you can find a large selection of interactive texts to help you with your reading skills. This article also has audio for you to practice your Spanish listening skills; you can find many more listening activities in the Spanish listening exercises section.

Spanish online reading and listening practice – level A2


Listen to María Virginia’s experience of applying for Spanish nationality and, in particular, the types of questions that came up in the General Culture exam.

This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Indefinido, El Imperfecto, and the use and position of the preposition de for descriptions.

Interview text prepared by Ana Matilla and audio by María Virginia (using her native Venezuelan accent).

Exercise: Ciudadanía española – la experiencia de María Virginia

Listen to the audio, then read the transcript. Click any phrase for the translation and links to related grammar lessons which you can add to your Kwiziq notebook to practise later.

Click any word in the text to see its translation and related grammar lessons.

Author info

Shui Ng González

Shui is Kwiziq's Content and Language Manager and Head of Spanish. She is an experienced technical writer, translator and project manager. Shui grew up bilingual English-Spanish in the UK, completing her studies in London, Madrid and Paris where she now lives. She speaks English, Spanish, French and Italian. Her love of languages and technical knowledge make her a perfect fit for Kwiziq.