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Spanish Reading Practice

Reading exercises by level

Boost your Spanish comprehension with our collection of interactive reading exercises. You'll find content tailored to every level from beginner (A0) to advanced (C1).

Spansh reading exercise from Kwiziq

All of our texts are carefully crafted by native Spanish teachers, so you know you're practising real Spanish. Most come paired with audio, offering you a powerful blend of reading and listening practice.

Choose one of the texts from the list below. As you read, click on any tricky phrases to reveal their English translation and delve into insightful grammar lessons. You can save any lesson that captures your interest in your Notebook.

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  • A1: Beginner Spanish reading exercises

  • 12 cosas interesantes sobre Nicaragua
    PluralAdjetivoPreposiciónEl PresenteSingularMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Discover 12 interesting facts about Nicaragua! This reading and listening exercise can help you practise tener in the present tense, forming the plural of nouns ending in a consonant (except -z), forming regular masculine and feminine nouns and the preposition en.
  • Alquilando un coche en Málaga
    El PresenteAdjetivoPluralSingularPreposiciónMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    It's a good idea to rent a car if you want to visit the villages along the Costa del Sol! This exercise can help you practise Near Future, prepositions, forming regular masculine and feminine nouns and adjectives and "renting a car" vocabulary.
  • Benidorm
    AdjetivoPreposiciónGénero femeninoEl PresentePluralMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Have you ever been to Benidorm? There's plenty to see and do! This exercise can help you practise El Presente, prepositions, forming regular nouns (singular and plural) and forming regular plural adjectives.
  • Calendario de adviento
    El PresenteAdjetivoNombreGénero femeninoPluralCelebrations & Important Dates

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Presente, the verb gustar plus the gender and number of nouns.
  • Cines de verano al aire libre
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoPluralNombreFilm & TVSports & Leisure

    Experience the magic of cinema outdoors! This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Presente and El Futuro Próximo.
  • Consultorio de libros
    PreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoEl PresenteSer or Estar?Literature, Poetry, Theatre

    There’s a website, Te receto un libro, where you can consult an expert who “prescribes” the book that suits you best. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Presente and El Futuro Próximo.
  • Curiosidades de Paraguay
    El PresenteAdjetivoPluralPreposiciónSingularMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Learn some interesting facts about the Paraguay! This A1 exercise can help you practise forming El Presente Progresivo with estar, forming the plural of adjectives ending in -e and -a, and regular and irregular verbs in El Presente including saber and decir.
  • De viaje por Cuba
    PreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoPluralEl PresenteMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    This exercise can help you practise forming regular adverbs ending in -mente, el Futuro Próximo and possessive adjectives: my, your, his, her, its, our and their (adjetivos posesivos).
  • Destinos rurales con niños
    El PresentePreposiciónGénero femeninoPluralAdjetivoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Escape to the countryside with this exercise which can help you practise El Presente and modal verbs, the general use of prepositions and the gender/number of nouns.
  • E-learning
    AdjetivoPreposiciónGénero femeninoPluralRegular

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Presente, plus and gender and number agreement.
  • El Canal de Panamá
    AdjetivoEl PresenteGénero femeninoPreposiciónPluralMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Join Cristina as she discovers the fascinating feat of engineering that is the Panama Canal. This A1 exercise can help you practise El Presente, adverbs in ending in -mente, El Futuro Próximo and the gender/number of nouns and adjectives.
  • El carnaval de las Palmas de Gran Canaria
    AdjetivoEl PresentePluralArtículo definidoNombreCelebrations & Important Dates

    Carnival in Las Palmas, the capital city of the Spanish island of Gran Canaria, is one of the most extravagant and famous carnivals in all of Spain. This exercise can help you practise Al and Del, expressing dates, and regular -ar verbs in the present tense.
  • El Día de Muertos en casa de Guadalupe
    PreposiciónPluralAdjetivoEl PresenteNombreCelebrations & Important Dates

    Let's travel to Mexico to celebrate el Día de Muertos with Guadalupe and her family. This A1 exercise can help you practise forming regular masculine and feminine nouns and adjectives, the present progressive and the near future tense.
  • El mes de las madres
    AdjetivoEl PresenteNombrePluralGénero femeninoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Hispanic madres are truly celebrated during the month of May - discover all the different dates! This exercise can help you practise forming regular adverbs, months in Spanish, and the general use of the preposition "en".
  • Empiezo la universidad
    AdjetivoPluralEl PresenteSingularNombreLanguage & Education

    Join this student as she leaves home to study to be a vet. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the general use of the preposition en and the near future (El Futuro Próximo).
  • En el aeropuerto
    El PresenteAdjetivoVerbo irregularPluralGénero femeninoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    This exercise can help you practise el Presente, preposición and at the airport vocabulary.
  • Espíritu navideño
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoVerbo irregularGénero femeninoCelebrations & Important DatesFamily & Relationships

    Get into the spirit of Christmas with someone who truly loves celebrating the holiday season! This exercise can help you practise El Presente and El Futuro Próximo and gender and number agreement.
  • Gijón
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoSingularMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Discover this beautiful coastal town in Asturias, Spain. This A1 exercise can help you practise conjugating ir + a + infinitive to express the near future, how to say "must / can / to want to" using deber, poder, querer + infinitive and using the preposition en to mean on / in / inside / at.
  • La Constitución española
    PreposiciónAdjetivoEl PresenteNombreGénero femeninoImmigration & Citizenship

    Every 6th of December Spain celebrates El Día de la Constitución. This A1 exercise can help you practise prepositions and El Futuro Próximo.
  • La Semana Santa en Guatemala
    PreposiciónAdjetivoEl PresentePluralGender of nouns in Spanish: masculineCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover how they celebrate the period around Easter in Guatemala. This exercise can help you practise the present tense, gender and number in Spanish.
  • La Vuelta de San Juan
    El PresenteAdjetivoPluralGénero femeninoPreposiciónSports & Leisure

    Join Laura for a ride like no other, where passion meets pedal power in the heart of South America! This exercise can help you practise El Presente, El Futuro Próximo and Preposición.
  • Las casas colgadas de Cuenca
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoPluralPreposiciónMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Take a trip to these surprising and beautiful houses in Cuenca. This exercise can help you practise subordinate clauses in El Presente and general prepositions.
  • Las noches del hipódromo
    El PresenteAdjetivoGender of nouns in Spanish: masculineGénero femeninoPluralSports & Leisure

    A night at the races can be thrilling - especially the long summer evenings. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Presente and agreement of regular nouns and adjectives.
  • Las posadas de México
    El PresenteAdjetivoPluralPreposiciónSingularCelebrations & Important Dates

    "Las Posadas" are a lovely tradition in Mexico and other Latin American countries where people remember Mary and Joseph's journey to Bethlehem.
  • Mafalda y sus amigos
    El PresenteAdjetivoPreposiciónGénero femeninoPluralLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    We'd like to offer this A1 reading and listening exercise about Mafalda and her friends as a tribute to Quino who passed away on 30 September 2020.
  • Mi asignatura favorita: Geografía
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoVerbos regulares -ar (presente)Gender of nouns in Spanish: masculineMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Learn about the rivers and mountains of Spain to prepare for a geography test. This exercise can help you practise modal verbs in the present, the difference between hay and está, and the near future.
  • Mi llama Llama
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoPor or Para?Family & Relationships

    Meet this Argentinian girl's adorable pet llama, whose name is Llama!! This reading and listening exercise can help you practise tener and ser in El Presente, possessive adjectives, yeísmo and yeísmo rehilado.
  • Murales Mayas
    PluralEl PresenteAdjetivoNombreSingularArt & DesignPolitics, History & Economics

    In San Bartolo, Guatemala, the remains of a Mayan pyramid have some incredible Mayan murals. This exercise can help you practise forming the masculine and feminine of regular singular adjectives, forming the masculine and feminine of regular nouns (singular and plural) and conjugating "ser" in the present tense.
  • Penélope Cruz y el Día de la Mujer
    AdjetivoPluralEl PresenteNombrePreposiciónFamous PeopleCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover why this student admires Spanish actress Penélope Cruz, who as well as being the winner of an Oscar, a British Academy Film Award and many Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild nominations, is, above all, a strong independent woman! This exercise can help you practise Muy vs Mucho, using ser to express an essential characteristic, tener in the present tense, stem-changing -ar verbs (o > ue) in the present tense, and preferir in the present tense.
  • Preparando unos tamales mexicanos
    El PresentePreposiciónPluralAdjetivoGénero femeninoFood & Drink

    Martina is delighted to help her Mexican boyfriend make some delicious tamales.
  • Presentaciones en español
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoVerbo irregularRegularFamily & Relationships

    Watch as María and Julio greet each other for the first time and then later, rather awkwardly, have to pretend to meet each other for the first time! This A1 exercise can help you practise greetings and introducing yourself in Spanish.
  • Pura Vida
    El PresenteAdjetivoPluralPreposiciónVerbos yo-go (presente)Monuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Travel through Costa Rica with Sara to discover this beautiful country. This A1 exercise can help you practise irregular verbs in El Presente, El Presente Progresivo, general use of the preposition sobre, using para (and not por) for purpose, gender and plural of nouns ending in -e and demonstrative adjectives.
  • Rafa Nadal
    AdjetivoEl PresentePreposiciónGénero femeninoSingularSports & Leisure

    Get to know Rafa Nadal, the world-famous Spanish professional tennis player. This exercise can help you practise El Presente and generally describing someone.
  • Salamanca
    PreposiciónPluralAdjetivoGénero femeninoEl PresenteMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    This reading and listening exercise about the beautiful city of Salamanca can help you practise El Presente, using prepositions, and gender and number agreement.
  • Una vida nueva 1
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoVerbo modalRegularFamily & Relationships

    Part 1 of a series. Practise El Presente with Ángela who is about to start a new life in Madrid far away from her family and her rather useless boyfriend.
  • Una vida nueva 2
    El PresenteAdjetivoAdverbioSingularPreposiciónFamily & Relationships

    Here's part 2 of our series about Ángela. She's moved to Madrid and seems to be finding her feet.
  • Una vida nueva 3
    AdjetivoEl PresentePluralGénero femeninoGéneroFamily & Relationships

    Here’s part 3 of our series about Ángela. Last week we learned that her boyfriend is not replying to her calls. But maybe there’s someone else out there looking for someone just like her?
  • Una vida nueva 4
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoVerbo irregularPreposiciónFamily & Relationships

    Here’s part 4 of our series about Ángela. This exercise can help you practise El Presente plus the gender and number of nouns.
  • Una vida nueva 5
    El PresenteGénero femeninoAdjetivoPreposiciónVerbos con cambio ortográfico e > ie (presente)Family & Relationships

    Here's part 5 of our series about Ángela.
  • Vida en los Andes
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoVerbo irregularPluralMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Presente and possessive adjectives.
  • Visitando librerías especiales
    AdjetivoPreposiciónPluralEl PresenteSingularLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    Patricia and Sergio have planned an interesting trip to visit some cool bookshops in different Spanish cities.This reading and listening exercise can help you practise prepositions, regular verbs in present tense, and El Futuro Próximo.
  • Viviendas y mascotas en España
    PreposiciónAdjetivoEl PresenteAdjetivo indefinidoGénero femeninoFamily & Relationships

    Find out what type of housing Spanish people live in and whether they have pets. This A1 exercise can help you practise hay vs. está, modal verbs, indefinite adjectives, and indefinite pronouns.
  • A2: Lower Intermediate Spanish reading exercises

  • ¡A comer!
    El PresenteAdjetivoVerbo irregularSingularGénero femeninoFood & Drink

    Learn how to make a Spanish potato omelette: una tortilla de patata.
  • ¿Te gusta la televisión?
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl PresenteAdjetivoEl Pretérito PerfectoPreposiciónFilm & TV

    A2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • ¿Y a ti qué te ha dejado Santa?
    Verbo irregularPreposiciónEl Pretérito PerfectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaParticipioCelebrations & Important Dates

    It's Christmas morning! Our gift to you is this reading and listening exercise that can help you practise El Pretérito Perfecto and El Imperfecto Progresivo.
  • Aguas de marzo
    AdjetivoGénero femeninoArtículo definidoSingularGéneroMusic

    Listen to the Spanish-language version of a song originally written by the Brazilian Tom Jobim.
  • Alexia Putellas: icono del fútbol español femenino
    El Pretérito IndefinidoGénero femeninoNombrePreposiciónEl Pretérito ImperfectoFamous PeopleSports & Leisure

    Alexia Putellas is a Spanish football icon who continues to showcase her talent and leadership on the field.
  • Arquitectura y pintura en España
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoVerbo irregularAdverbioArt & Design

    Join this art student as they survey the many notable works of art and architectural marvels of Spain. This exercise can help you practise El Presente, using the preposition "de" with nouns for description, possessive adjectives, the regular adverbs, ir and ser in the preterite and tener in the preterite.
  • Azkena Rock Festival
    PreposiciónAdjetivoEl PresenteEl Pretérito IndefinidoGénero femeninoMusic

    Immerse yourself in the electrifying spirit of rock at the Azkena Rock Festival, Spain's premier celebration of rock 'n' roll, in Vitoria Gasteiz.
  • Ciudadanía española: la experiencia de María Virginia
    AdjetivoPluralPreposiciónNombreSingularImmigration & Citizenship

    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 A2 exercise can help you practise El Indefinido, El Imperfecto, and the use and position of the preposition de for descriptions.
  • Cómo escribir un correo electrónico formal
    Género femeninoPreposiciónGerundio/Spanish present participleAdverbioPor or Para?Employment

    Read and listen to this text describing how to write a formal email.
  • De mochilero por Perú 1
    PreposiciónAdjetivoEl PresenteNombrePluralMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Join us as we travel around Peru in this new series! This A2 exercise can help you practise Ser vs Estar, Por vs Para, El Pretérito Indefinido and El Futuro Próximo.
  • De mochilero por Perú 2
    AdjetivoPreposiciónGénero femeninoEl PresenteEl Pretérito IndefinidoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    It's time for part two of our trip round Peru! This exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Indefinido, gender of nouns with specific endings and quantitative adjectives.
  • De mochilero por Perú 3
    PreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoAdverbioPor or Para?Monuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Get ready for the final part of our trip round Peru! Last stop: Cusco. This exercise can help you practise exclamatory sentences with qué, El Pretérito Indefinido, quantitative adjectives and the gender of words with specific word endings.
  • El certificado de empadronamiento
    PreposiciónPluralAdjetivo indefinidoAdverbioNombreImmigration & Citizenship

    The Spanish "certificado de empadronamiento" is one of the first bureaucratic steps someone from abroad needs to get sorted when settling in Spain.
  • El concierto de Aranjuez
    AdjetivoEl PresentePreposiciónRegularNombreMusic

    Learn about this beautiful guitar concerto, written by Joaquín Rodrigo while you practise El Futuro Próximo and the gender and number of nouns that do not end in -o/-a.
  • El día de engañar en Menorca
    PreposiciónAdjetivoPor or Para?El PresenteAdjetivo indefinidoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Did you know that the Spanish-speaking world doesn’t celebrate April Fool’s Day? For Spain and Latin America "prank day" is on 28 December: El día de los inocentes. But, there is ONE place that DOES celebrate April Fool’s Day, and that’s Menorca. Find out why!
  • El Día de Europa
    AdjetivoPreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoNombreAdjetivo invariableCelebrations & Important Dates

    This exercise can help you practise el Pretérito Imperfecto, most nouns ending in -ía/-ia are feminine, gender of nouns ending in -umbre, -ión, -dad, -tad, -itis and -sis and their plural and preposición.
  • En un festival de música
    El Pretérito IndefinidoRegularEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbos regulares -er (presente)AdjetivoMusic

    A2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Estamos hechas la una para la otra
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoExpressing desire (querer, gustar)Gender of nouns in Spanish: masculineFamily & Relationships

    Some friendships were just meant to be! This A2 exercise can help you practise using yo también and yo tampoco.
  • Francisco Salzillo
    El Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoVerbo irregularNombrePluralArt & DesignCelebrations & Important Dates

    Francisco Salzillo was a celebrated Spanish Baroque sculptor who lived and worked in the 18th century. This A2 exercise can help you regular and irregular verbs in the Spanish preterite, the position of direct object pronouns and feminine nouns.
  • Haciendo la compra a mis mayores
    AdjetivoPreposiciónEl PresentePluralNombreFamily & Relationships

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Perfecto.
  • Halloween en España
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoSingularCelebrations & Important Dates

    Halloween is here so let's all have a spooky time in Spain! This A2 exercise can help you practise indefinite adjectives, the gender of nouns and adjectives that don't end in -o or -a, and prepositions.
  • Jennifer López
    NombrePluralPreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoSingularFamous PeopleFilm & TVMusic

    Jennifer Lopez is a multifaceted artist whose career spans acting, singing, and dancing, making her a prominent figure in both the music and film industries.
  • Julieta, a film by Pedro Almodóvar
    El PresenteVerbo irregularEl Pretérito IndefinidoPreposiciónAdjetivoFilm & TV

    Pedro Almodóvar is Spain's most successful film director of international renown. His quirky screenplays focus on pop culture, desire, passion, and strong female characters.
  • La alegría de ser abuela
    PreposiciónEl PresenteGénero femeninoAdjetivoPluralFamily & Relationships

    The relationship a grandmother has with her grandchildren is very special! Join this abuela as she discovers she is going to have another nieto. This exercise can help you practise direct object pronouns, indirect object pronouns and the diminutive suffix -ito.
  • La Asunción en Guatemala
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl PresenteAdjetivoPreposiciónPluralCelebrations & Important Dates

    August 15 sees the celebration of the Assumption of Mary in many Hispanic countries. Guatemala is no exception and she is the patron saint of its capital, Guatemala City. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the preterite and indefinite adjectives.
  • La Carrera de Reyes en San Pablo
    AdjetivoPreposiciónPluralNombreEl PresenteCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover this fascinating Epiphany tradition that takes place in the Peruvian town of San Pablo. This A2 exercise can help you practise the gender of nouns and adjectives that don't end in -a or -o, possessive adjectives and the near future
  • La cuesta de enero
    AdjetivoAdjetivo indefinidoComparativoVerbos con cambio ortográfico e > i (presente)Verbos con cambio ortográfico gu > g (El Presente)Celebrations & Important Dates

    The new year is here and with it annual price hikes. Learn about the uphill struggle known as "La cuesta de enero" with this A2 reading and listening exercise.
  • La escapada de Laura al albergue
    El Pretérito ImperfectoPreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoGénero femeninoMonuments, Tourism & VacationsSports & Leisure

    Laura needs to get away from it all and reconnect with nature. Join her as she discovers the Sierra de Guadarrama in Spain. This exercise can help you practise the preterite and the imperfect for completed or descriptive past actions.
  • La fiesta de la independencia
    NombreAdjetivoPluralPreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Learn some of the history behind the many independence day celebrations that take place in September in Latin American countries. This exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Imperfecto, indefinite adjectives, El Pretérito Indefinido, the gender of nouns that don't end in -o or -a, and how to use Roman numerals in Spanish.
  • La historia del ceviche
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbo irregularAdjetivoVerbos regulares -er (presente)Food & Drink

    A2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • La magia de La Rioja 1
    PreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoNombreEl PresenteMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    It's time for a new exciting series! Embark on an exhilarating journey with a group of friends as they explore the wonders of La Rioja in Spain. This exercise can help you practise the gender of nouns ending in -umbre, -ión, -dad, -tad, -itis and -sis and their plural, El Pretérito Perfecto and forming exclamatory sentences with qué.
  • La magia de La Rioja 2
    El PresentePreposiciónAdjetivoGénero femeninoAdverbioMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    What will our friends decide to do on their next day of travel through La Rioja? Find out in part two! This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the gender of nouns ending in -umbre, -ión, -dad, -tad, -itis and -sis and their plural, El Presente, the gender of most nouns ending in -ía/ia and Preposición.
  • La magia de La Rioja 3
    PreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoNombreRegularMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Here's the final instalment in our series of Kwiziq Spanish bilingual readers set in the picturesque Rioja. This exercise can help you practise the gender of nouns ending in -umbre, -ión, -dad, -tad, -itis and -sis and their plural, El Presente, the gender of most nouns ending in -ía/ia and Preposición.
  • La noche de las velas de Pedraza
    RegularAdjetivoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPluralPreposiciónMonuments, Tourism & VacationsCelebrations & Important Dates

    Visit this picturesque Segovian village by candlelight and practise El Pretérito Indefinido and El Pretérito Imperfecto.
  • La Roja baila
    El PresentePreposiciónVerbo irregularGénero femeninoNombreMusicSports & Leisure

    This reading and listening exercise is based on a song by the Spanish national football team.
  • La vendimia
    El Pretérito IndefinidoVerbo irregularPreposiciónEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbos regulares -ar (presente)Food & DrinkCelebrations & Important Dates

    Listen to this story about how one group of friends spent their time in the town of Jeréz de la Frontera during the annual grape harvest. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Indefinido and El Pretérito Imperfecto.
  • Las tunas en el día de la Inmaculada
    AdjetivoEl PresenteGénero femeninoPluralAdjetivo invariableMusic

    This reading and listening exercise is about the Spanish tradition of Las Tunas.
  • Los novios 5: final feliz
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPronombre relativoVerbo irregularPronombre indefinidoFamily & Relationships

    After all they've been through, find out how it all turns our for Susana and Alfredo while you practise past tenses.
  • Martes y Trece - supersticiones
    El PresenteAdjetivoVerbo irregularPronombreEl Presente de SubjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    This exercise is about superstitions in Spain.
  • Mejorando mi español con Kwiziq
    PreposiciónJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito PerfectoAdjetivoAdjetivo indefinidoLanguage & Education

    This A2 exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Perfecto and indefinite pronouns.
  • Melilla: una ciudad con encanto
    PreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoEl Pretérito ImperfectoGénero femeninoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Read about a visit to Melilla, one of the Spanish enclaves situated in northern Africa that has been part of Spain since the 15th century. This exercise can help you practise el Indefinido, using cuánto/-a/-os/-as in interrogative, exclamative and indirect questions, and forming exclamatory sentences with qué [noun] or qué [adjective].
  • Mi día en Ecuador
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoPreposiciónVerbos con cambio ortográfico o > ue (presente)Family & Relationships

    Spend a day in Ecuador while practising regular and stem-changing verbs in El Presente, telling time, using para for purpose and the gender of nouns that don't end in -o or -a.
  • Mi DNI
    PreposiciónNombreEl PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoImmigration & Citizenship

    Learn about the Spanish National Identification document, an ID card that's as important as a passport for Spanish people. This A2 exercise can help you practise el Indefinido and Ser vs Estar.
  • Mi hermana
    AdjetivoPluralEl PresenteSingularNombreFamily & Relationships

    Practise muy vs mucho, plus using tener and ser to describe people.
  • Narcisos
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoVerbo irregularVerbos yo-go (presente)Sports & Leisure

    Let's take a look at a flower that really heralds springtime! This A2 can help you practise irregular verbs in El Presente and the general use of prepositions.
  • No está lejos
    PreposiciónInfinitivoAdverbioJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Have you ever visited the Spanish city of Zaragoza? Practise directions and prepositions like desde/de/hasta/a for "from/to".
  • No tengo miedo - Halloween song
    El PresenteEl Pretérito ImperfectoNombreGender of nouns in Spanish: masculineGénero femeninoMusic

    It's Halloween! How about practising your Spanish with this cute song?
  • Nuestra gran aventura de verano 1
    AdjetivoEl PresentePluralVerbo irregularEl Pretérito PerfectoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Meet Marian and Tania who are celebrating the end of exams by taking a break in the village of Tania's grandparents. Part 1 of a series.
  • Orgullosa de mis hijos
    AdjetivoVerbo irregularEl Futuro SimpleGénero femeninoPronombre de complemento directoFamily & Relationships

    Here's a short vignette narrated by a mother about her two sons.
  • Platos para celebrar el 25 de mayo
    AdjetivoPreposiciónGénero femeninoNombreAdjetivo indefinidoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover some of the emblematic dishes that Argentinians serve on 25 May to mark el Día de la Patria, when they celebrate their independence from Spain. This exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Imperfecto, exclamatory sentences, El Pretérito Indefinido and gender of nouns with specific endings.
  • Pulque
    El PresentePreposiciónGénero femeninoPluralNombreFood & Drink

    Discover this traditional Mexican drink that's made from plants similar to those used for tequila. This exercise can help you practise porque vs por qué, gender and plural of nouns with specific endings and que = that.
  • Razones por las que aprender español
    AdjetivoPreposiciónNombreEl PresenteGénero femeninoLanguage & Education

    We know you are already converted and know hundreds of reasons why learning Spanish is the way to go! But read on, just in case you need some extra incentives! This exercise can help you practise indirect object pronouns, indirect object pronouns and using indefinite pronouns.
  • Santiago Calatrava
    AdjetivoPreposiciónNombreEl Pretérito IndefinidoPluralArt & Design

    Discover the life and some of the most iconic works of Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava. This A2 exercise can help you practise El Indefinido and forming ordinal numbers in Spanish.
  • Sara García Alonso: la primera mujer astronauta española
    PreposiciónAdjetivoNombrePluralGénero femeninoTechnology & Science

    Sara García Alonso is the first Spanish female astronaut.
  • Ser perro durante la pandemia
    El PresenteEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbos regulares -ar (presente)Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVerbo irregularFamily & Relationships

    A2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Song "Mediterráneo" by Ana Belén and Joan Manuel Serrat
    El PresenteAdjetivoRegularVerbos con cambio ortográfico e > ie (presente)Gender of nouns in Spanish: masculineMusic

    This reading and listening exercise is based on the lyrics of the Spanish song Mediterráneo written by singer-songwriter Joan Manuel Serrat.
  • Súbeme la radio - Enrique Iglesias
    El PresenteGerundio/Spanish present participlePronombreAdjetivoGénero femeninoMusic

    This reading and listening exercise is based on the song Súbeme La Radio by Enrique Iglesias. It can help you practise El Imperative and El Presente.
  • Swimmy, el AirBnb de las piscinas
    PreposiciónEl PresenteNombreAdjetivoPor or Para?Monuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Did you know that you can rent out your swimming pool the same way you can rent out a room or your home? This exercise can help you practise using the near future and the general use of the preposition en.
  • Un Halloween diferente
    AdjetivoPreposiciónVerbo irregularJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivo posesivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    This Halloween-themed reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Perfecto, El Futuro Próximo and Halloween vocabulary.
  • Un sábado con Edu
    PreposiciónGénero femeninoAdjetivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito IndefinidoFamily & Relationships

    It's Saturday and hopefully Celeste's day is going to work out exactly as she has planned! This A2 exercise can help you practise El Indefinido with completed actions, El Futuro Próximo, and the use and position of direct object pronouns.
  • Una cita a ciegas
    El Pretérito IndefinidoVerbo irregularPreposiciónAdjetivoRegularFamily & Relationships

    Have you ever been on a disastrous blind date? This A2 exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Imperfecto and El Pretérito Indefinido.
  • V Centenario de la primera vuelta al mundo
    PreposiciónAdjetivoVerbo irregularEl Pretérito IndefinidoPluralPolitics, History & Economics

    Discover what happened 500 years ago when the first circumnavigation of the world took place. This A2 exercise can help you practise El Indefinido, El Pretérito Imperfecto, direct object pronouns and indefinite adjectives.
  • B1: Intermediate Spanish reading exercises

  • ¿Harás caso a todo lo que se dice? Coca-Cola Light advert
    El PresenteAdjetivoArtículo definidoPluralNombreFilm & TV

    This advert for Coca-Cola Light can help you practise El Imperativo and El Futuro.
  • ¿Qué harías en Bilbao?
    El PresenteAdjetivoVerbo irregularPluralNombreMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Learn about the delights of the Basque city of Bilbao while practising El Condicional.
  • ¿Sabías cuál es el origen del turrón?
    AdjetivoEl PresenteGénero femeninoPor or Para?PreposiciónFood & Drink

    Discover the traditional Spanish Christmas nougat called turrón.
  • 23-F: Coup d'Etat in Spain
    AdjetivoVerbo irregularEl PresenteAdverbioGénero femeninoPolitics, History & Economics

    This exercise is based on events that occurred on 23 February 1981, when Lieutenant-Colonel Tejero led 200 civil guards in a coup d'État against the recently-formed Spanish democracy.
  • Algo inesperado
    Verbo irregularAdjetivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoGénero femeninoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Have an unexpected encounter on the beach while practising El Imperfecto and El Indefinido and introduces El Pluscuamperfecto.
  • Almudena Grandes
    El Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoEl Pretérito ImperfectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaConjunción coordinanteLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    Find out more about her life and work of author Almudena Grandes with this B1 reading and listening exercise that can help you practise the pasiva refleja, El Pretérito indefinido and El Pretérito imperfecto.
  • Atletismo
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPerífrasis verbalGerundio/Spanish present participleModo subjuntivoOración subordinada temporal

    How sporty are you? This reading and listening exercise about athletics can help you practise verbal periphrasis
  • Aulas virtuales
    El Presente de SubjuntivoVerbo irregularEl Futuro SimpleModo subjuntivoEl Pretérito PerfectoLanguage & Education

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Futuro Simple, El Condicional Simple and some expressions followed by El Subjuntivo.
  • Campana sobre campana
    El PresenteWritten accents in SpanishAdverbio interrogativoAdjetivoGerundio/Spanish present participleCelebrations & Important DatesMusic

    The Christmas bells are ringing with this B1 reading and listening exercise that can help you practise the position of pronouns, diminutives and written accents.
  • Canción bonita
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaNombreEl Pretérito IndefinidoPronombre relativoPronombre de complemento indirectoMusic

    Listen to this duet by Ricky Martín and Carlos Vives which is a celebration of Puerto Rico. This B1 exercise can help you practise si followed by present indicative + main clause and position of Spanish direct and indirect object pronouns with infinitive/gerund and affirmative commands.
  • Celebrando Acción de Gracias
    Modo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoAdjetivoPreposiciónExpresión idiomática con "estar"Celebrations & Important DatesFamily & Relationships

    B1 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Cómo hacer un presupuesto para tu pequeña empresa
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Presente de SubjuntivoNombreVerbo irregularEl Futuro SimpleEmployment

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Futuro Simple and El Condicional Simple.
  • Confundida
    El Pretérito PerfectoVerbo irregularParticipioPronombre indefinidoPronombreFamily & Relationships

    What advice would you give Sonia if you were her best friend Lidia? This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Perfecto for events in the past with no mention of specific date and experiences in life.
  • Cotilleando
    El PresenteVerbo irregularEl Pretérito IndefinidoVerbos regulares -er (presente)Ser or Estar?Family & Relationships

    This exercise can help you practise how to use gustar to say you find someone attractive.
  • De crucero por España 3
    Pronombre de complemento indirectoEl Futuro SimpleVerbos regulares -er (presente)Verbos regulares -ir (presente)Verbos regulares -ar (presente)Monuments, Tourism & VacationsFamily & Relationships

    Daniel meets someone and then something unexpected happens. Are they connected? This exercise can help you practise past participles as adjectives and the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs. (Part 3 of 5)
  • Día Internacional de las Montañas
    El PresenteAdjetivoNombrePluralSingularCelebrations & Important Dates

    Find out why mountains are so important with this reading and listening exercise that can help you practise El Presente, El Imperativo and the position of pronouns after gerunds.
  • El Cid
    El Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoVerbo irregularWritten accents in SpanishEl Pretérito ImperfectoPolitics, History & Economics

    Learn about this famous Medieval warrior with this reading and listening exercise which can help you practise relative pronouns, past tenses and past participles as adjectives.
  • El clásico
    El PresenteAdjetivoVerbo irregularNombrePluralSports & Leisure

    This discussion of the traditional rivalry that exists between the Real Madrid and Barcelona football teams can help you practise comparatives and superlatives.
  • El Descenso Internacional del Sella
    Written accents in SpanishEl Presente de SubjuntivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoAdverbio interrogativoAdjetivoMonuments, Tourism & VacationsCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover this extraordinary race that takes place every August in Asturias, an autonomía on the northern coast of Spain, with hundreds of participants and thousands of spectators! This exercise can help you practise forming the present perfect progressive tense, past participles as adjectives, conditional sentences with if and the simple future.
  • El desfile del Día de Muertos
    El Pretérito IndefinidoPronombre relativoAdjetivoVerbo irregularTilde diacríticaCelebrations & Important Dates

    Make the journey to Mexico City and discover the parade that takes place on All Saints' Day. This B1 exercise can help you practise que/ el cual/ la cual/ los cuales/ quien/ quienes (relative pronouns) and conjugating regular verbs in the conditional.
  • El Día de Muertos
    El PresenteAdjetivoNombreGénero femeninoGéneroCelebrations & Important Dates

    The Mexican celebration of El Día de Muertos (the Day of the Dead) actually lasts more than one day as it is celebrated on el Día de Todos los Santos (All Saints' Day) and el Día de los Fieles Difuntos (All Souls' Day), 1 and 2 November respectively.
  • El esplendor de las haciendas mexicanas
    AdjetivoEl Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoWritten accents in SpanishGénero femeninoArt & DesignMonuments, Tourism & VacationsPolitics, History & Economics

    Mexican haciendas show us a time of splendor to which we look with some nostalgia.
  • El frotar se va a acabar
    Pronombre de complemento directoÓrdenes y peticionesEl ImperativoGénero femeninoAdverbio interrogativoFilm & TV

    An old school Spanish advert for washing powder full of great grammar.
  • El Gordo de Navidad
    AdjetivoEl PresentePluralGénero femeninoNombreCelebrations & Important Dates

    This is about the Spanish Christmas tradition of playing the lottery known as El Gordo.
  • El Jazzaldia de San Sebastián
    AdjetivoWritten accents in SpanishPreposiciónVerbo modalEl PresenteCelebrations & Important DatesMusic

    Jazzaldia, aka the San Sebastian Jazz Festival, is Spain's oldest jazz festival. Every year during the third week of July, the city is alive with the sounds of jazz music as the festival takes over the city's venues, plazas and even the beach! This exercise can help you practise superlatives, forming la pasiva refleja and past participles as adjectives.
  • En la Feria Nacional de San Marcos
    AdjetivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPreposiciónWritten accents in SpanishEl Presente de SubjuntivoMonuments, Tourism & VacationsCelebrations & Important Dates

    Travel to the Mexican city of Aguascalientes to celebrate the Feria Nacional de San Marcos. This exercise can help you practise la pasiva refleja, El Futuro Simple, gender and plural of nouns with specific endings and relative pronouns.
  • Explorando Antigua Guatemala entre volcanes
    AdjetivoWritten accents in SpanishNombreAdverbioAdverbio interrogativoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    This exercise can help you practise the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs, past participles as adjectives, and forming the passive with se (pasiva refleja).
  • Granizado de sandía
    Pronombre de complemento directoPreposiciónPronombreAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishFood & Drink

    Learn how to make a very refreshing drink and practise the position of pronouns in commands.
  • Grazalema y la Villa Turística
    El Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoVerbo irregularPreposiciónPronombre relativoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Grazalema, a picturesque Andalusian village, captivates visitors with its stunning landscapes and charming whitewashed houses.
  • Guantanamera
    PreposiciónAdjetivoEl PresenteNombreGénero femeninoMusic

    Guantanamera is probably the most famous Cuban song in the world. Its name means "woman from Guantánamo". The version in this video was recorded by Playing for Change, an organisation created to inspire and connect the world through music.
  • Hasta el cuarenta de mayo no te quites el sayo
    AdjetivoPreposiciónGénero femeninoPronombre impersonalPronombre de complemento directoLanguage & Education

    Discover the meaning of this Spanish saying.
  • La Casa Azul de Frida Kahlo
    El Pretérito IndefinidoWritten accents in SpanishAdjetivoConjunciónJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaArt & DesignFamous People

    Immerse yourself in Frida Kahlo's iconic "Casa Azul", where she painted and lived for much of her life. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise "cuando" with the present subjunctive vs the present indicative and written accents.
  • La Casa de Bernarda Alba
    Verbo irregularEl PresenteEl Presente de SubjuntivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoVerbos regulares -er (presente)Literature, Poetry, Theatre

    Federico Garcí­a Lorca is probably Spain's most famous modern poet and playwright. La Casa de Bernarda Alba is one of his most well-known plays.
  • La Casa de las Flores: historia y personajes
    AdjetivoNombreGerundio/Spanish present participleInfinitivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaFilm & TVFamily & Relationships

    The Mexican series La Casa de las Flores redefined telenovelas for a global audience through its dark comedy and drama and intricate plot twists.
  • La Feria de Abril
    Género femeninoPluralVerbo irregularRegularGender of nouns in Spanish: masculineCelebrations & Important Dates

    This exercise is about the Spanish festival La Feria de Abril.
  • La ley de nietos
    Verbo irregularEl Futuro SimpleConjunciónConjunción subordinanteGénero femeninoImmigration & Citizenship

    Read about a new path to Spanish citizenship called La Ley de la Memoria Democrática, popularly referred to as La Ley de Nietos. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise la pasiva refleja, El Futuro Simple, and the gender of Spanish nouns with specific endings.
  • La Mama Negra en Ecuador
    NombreGénero femeninoWritten accents in SpanishAdjetivoPronombre de complemento directoCelebrations & Important Dates

    In Latacunga, Ecuador, they have a fiesta called La Santísima Tragedia, but everyone calls it Mama Negra and since 2005 it's been officially recognised as part of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Ecuador. This exercise can help you practise past participles as adjectives, and the imperative.
  • La Pedrera
    AdjetivoVerbo irregularModo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoPronombre relativoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Join us on a very special trip to Barcelona to visit the incredible works of architect Antoní Gaudí. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Futuro Simple.
  • La pradera de San Isidro
    AdjetivoPronombre relativoPronombreJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPreposiciónCelebrations & Important Dates

    B1 Spanish interactive reading article
  • La Sagrada Familia: un tesoro arquitectónico en Barcelona
    Written accents in SpanishEl PresenteNombreAdverbio interrogativoAdjetivoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Step into the awe-inspiring world of La Sagrada Familia, a masterpiece in the heart of Barcelona that transcends time and space. This exercise can help you practise que, el cual, la cual, los cuales, quien, quienes who, that, which (relative pronouns) and El Futuro Simple.
  • LA, LA, LA – Massiel, 1968. Festival de Eurovisión
    El Pretérito IndefinidoAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishPronombre de complemento indirectoGéneroMusic

    Spain's first win at the Eurovision Song Contest was with this song by Massiel in 1968, when the contest took place in London. This exercise can help you practise using indirect object pronouns and relative pronouns.
  • Las baleadas hondureñas
    El ImperativoEl PresenteExpressing desire (querer, gustar)Inverted verbs like gustarÓrdenes y peticionesFood & Drink

    Learn how to make this delicious dish from Honduras! This exercise can help you practise the imperative affirmative and the position of object pronouns with affirmative imperatives.
  • Las croquetas más ricas del barrio
    El Presente de SubjuntivoAdjetivoWritten accents in SpanishJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaNombreFood & DrinkFamily & Relationships

    Inma is setting up a croquette bar in her neighbourhood.
  • Las Doce Uvas
    El PresenteAdjetivoGénero femeninoVerbo irregularRegularCelebrations & Important Dates

    Are you familiar with the Spanish New Year's tradition of eating twelve grapes at midnight?
  • Las Fallas de Valencia
    AdjetivoEl PresenteGénero femeninoAdjetivo indefinidoAdjetivo invariableCelebrations & Important Dates

    The Spanish festival Las Fallas de Valencia lasts for 5 days in March.
  • Las hogueras de San Juan
    AdjetivoEl PresenteGéneroPluralNombreCelebrations & Important Dates

    It's officially summertime! In Spain (and many other countries) because the solstice and the feast day of Saint John the Baptist are so close, the eve of Saint John's is celebrated as the start of summer.
  • Los Novios 1: Susana y Alfredo
    Modo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoAdjetivoEl PresenteEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoFamily & Relationships

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the subjunctive.
  • Mario Testino
    El Pretérito IndefinidoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre relativoEl Pretérito PerfectoPronombreArt & Design

    Learn about Mario Testino, the iconic and infamous Peruvian fashion and portrait photographer. This B1 exercise can help you practise past tenses, la pasiva refleja and past participles as adjectives.
  • Mi asistente
    Written accents in SpanishAdverbio interrogativoConjunción subordinanteAdjetivo indefinidoPronombre de complemento directoLanguage & Education

    Here’s a teacher who’s a big fan of Kwiziq! This exercise can help you practise the importance of written accents in Spanish and relative pronouns.
  • Mi gran noche
    Verbo irregularEl Futuro SimplePronombre relativoPronombre indefinidoAdjetivoMusic

    Listen to the song "Mi gran noche" made famous when it appeared in the 1968 film "Digan lo que digan" starring the Spanish singer and actor Raphael. This B1 exercise can help you practise "El Futuro Simple".
  • Mis aventuras por España 1
    AdjetivoAdverbioEl Pretérito PerfectoParticipioNombreMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Here's part one of a new summer series! Take off with Laura as she heads to summer camp in Spain. Will she have a great time like her parents say she will?
  • Mis aventuras por España 2
    El Pretérito PerfectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPreposiciónEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbos regulares -er (presente)Monuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Will Laura make new friends? What will happen between Laura and Juan? Find out what summer has in store for Laura in part two of her summer adventure!
  • Moriría por vos
    Por or Para?PreposiciónNombreConjunción coordinanteAdverbio interrogativoCelebrations & Important Dates

    "Moriría por vos" was a hit single by Spanish rock duo Amaral. This exercise can help you practise voseo, El Condicional Simple and El Futuro Simple.
  • Noviembre sin ti
    AdjetivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaGerundio/Spanish present participleAdjetivo demostrativoAdverbio interrogativoMusic

    Listen to this love song by Mexican band Reik taken from their eponymous 2015 album. This exercise can help you practise the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs and past participles as adjectives.
  • Nuestra gran aventura de verano 2
    El PresenteAdjetivoNombreGénero femeninoSingularMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    B1 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Nuestra gran aventura de verano 3
    PreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoPronombreVerbo irregularPronombre de complemento directoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    B1 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Nuestra gran aventura de verano 4
    El Pretérito ImperfectoRegularEl Pretérito IndefinidoPronombreAdjetivoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    B1 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Nuestra gran aventura de verano 5
    AdjetivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito ImperfectoGender of nouns in Spanish: masculineMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    B1 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Organización territorial de España
    AdjetivoModo subjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaWritten accents in SpanishInfinitivoPolitics, History & EconomicsImmigration & Citizenship

    Learn some geographical statistics about Spain as well as how it is divided and organised administratively. This B2 exercise can help you practise past tenses generally, idiomatic expressions and gerunds.
  • Otoño, octubre
    Gerundio/Spanish present participleVerbo irregularTilde diacríticaPronombre de complemento directoEl Pretérito Indefinido

    This reading and listening exercise is based on a song by Spanish singer-songwriter Manuel Carrasco.
  • Paco de Lucía
    AdjetivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoPreposiciónVerbos regulares -ar (presente)Verbo irregularMusic

    Learn about Paco de Lucía, pioneering guitarist who founded the new fusion flamenco genre. This B1 exercise can help you practise gender of nouns ending in -ista, shorter forms of ordinal numbers and using demasiado, bastante, suficiente, poco, tanto and mucho to express quantity.
  • Partes de un coche
    AdjetivoNombreAdverbioGénero femeninoConjunción subordinanteTechnology & Science

    Get ready to take a thrilling ride into the heart of automotive mastery! This exercise can help you practise pronombre demostrativo, adjectives used as nouns, and using demasiado, bastante, suficiente, poco, tanto and mucho to express quantity (quantitative adjectives).
  • Películas clásicas de miedo para Halloween
    AdjetivoModo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoGénero femeninoPronombre relativoCelebrations & Important Dates

    How about these scary movies to help you practise the subjunctive, the imperative, the position of pronouns and Halloween vocabulary?
  • Premio Planeta
    Modo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoAdjetivoPronombre interrogativo y exclamativoWritten accents in SpanishLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    This reading and listening exercise is about the lucrative and well-respected book prize. It can help you practise El Futuro Simple, plus relative and subordinate clauses.
  • Queridos Reyes Magos
    AdjetivoEl PresenteGénero femeninoVerbo irregularAdverbioCelebrations & Important Dates

    This is about the Spanish tradition of the Three Kings - Los Reyes Magos.
  • Semana de la Moda Madrid
    Verbo irregularEl Futuro SimplePronombre de complemento directoAdjetivoVerbos con cambio ortográfico e>ie (presente subjuntivo)Art & Design

    The end of January sees the arrival of Madrid’s Fashion Week. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Futuro Simple.
  • Sevillanas de Nochebuena
    Pronombre de complemento directoParticipioEl Pretérito PerfectoVerbs in SpanishSer or Estar?Celebrations & Important DatesMusic

    Listen to this Sevillana-style song that incorporates the lyrics to a couple of more traditional Spanish Christmas carols.
  • Song "La vida es un carnaval" by Lucrecia
    AdjetivoPronombreEl PresenteRegularOración negativaMusic

    This reading and listening exercise is based on the lyrics of the Spanish song La vida es un carnaval sung by Lucrecia.
  • Sorolla el pintor de la luz y la costa valenciana
    Pronombre relativoAdjetivoConjunción subordinanteConjunciónWritten accents in SpanishArt & Design

    Joaquín Sorolla is a Spanish painter from Valencia. This exercise can help you practise using the relative pronouns and the pasiva refleja.
  • Torrijas
    El Presente de SubjuntivoÓrdenes y peticionesEl ImperativoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVerbos con cambio ortográfico o>ue verbs (presente subjuntivo)Food & Drink

    Make these traditional Easter treats and practise El Subjuntivo and El Imperativo.
  • Un tiempito para mí
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Presente de SubjuntivoPreposiciónAdjetivoPronombreCelebrations & Important DatesFamily & Relationships

    Andrés doesn't have a very romantic plan for February 14th, but he's going to have a good time anyway.
  • Una vida nueva 10
    AdjetivoEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbo irregularEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Condicional SimpleFamily & Relationships

    Roberto asked Ángela a life-changing question. Will she say yes or no?
  • Una vida nueva 6
    El Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivoEl Pretérito PerfectoFamily & Relationships

    The last time we met Ángela and Roberto they were just getting together and it was 2019. Let's see what's happened to them since then! This B1 exercise can help you practise past tenses and El Futuro Simple.
  • Una vida nueva 7
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbo irregularRegularWritten accents in SpanishFamily & Relationships

    Part 7 of a series: Roberto is up to something, and now Ángela doesn't know if she can trust him anymore...
  • Una vida nueva 8
    AdverbioJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishPronombre de complemento directoFamily & Relationships

    Part 8 of a series. Roberto and Ángela decide to go skiing. It's very exciting as it's Ángela's first time! However, the excitement soon turns to something darker... This B1 exercise can help you practise the position of pronouns, El Futuro Simple and the difference between some accented/non-accented words.
  • Una vida nueva 9
    El Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoVerbo irregularJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaFamily & Relationships

    Last time we were with Roberto and Ángela there was an avalanche! Find out what happens next...
  • B2: Upper Intermediate Spanish reading exercises

  • ¿Qué? ¿ruidosas nosotras?
    ConjunciónSignificados de "que"Pronombre interrogativo y exclamativoPronombre relativoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaFamily & Relationships

    The landlady is not happy with her noisy tenants.
  • ¿Quién es la Fallera Mayor de Valencia?
    El Presente de SubjuntivoPronombre relativoModo subjuntivoParticipioVoz pasivaCelebrations & Important Dates

    Valencia's most spectacular, colourful and noisy celebration is Fallas, which takes place in March every year, culminating on 19 March: the feast day of Saint Joseph. Each year one lucky fallera is selected to be the Fallera Mayor de Valencia. This exercise can help you practise El Presente de Subjuntivo, El Futuro Simple, and the position of adjectives.
  • Alaska y Dinarama - Mi novio es un zombi
    PronombreAdverbioPronombre de complemento indirectoGerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre de complemento directoMusic

    The song "Mi novio es un zombi" was released in 1989 by new wave band Alaska y Dinarama. This B2 exercise can help you practise the Spanish Preterite, using hacer with the subjunctive/infinitive = to make [someone] do something and prepositions followed by infinitives.
  • Andalucía turismo con Antonio Banderas
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishAdjetivoGerundio/Spanish present participleMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Here Antonio Banderas shares a story about an important message he received when he was in hospital following his 2017 heart attack. This exercise can help you practise the general use of El Pretérito Imperfecto versus El Pretérito Indefinido and the position of adjectives.
  • Aplausos a los sanitarios
    El Presente de SubjuntivoVerbos pronominalesOración subordinada temporalAdjetivoConjunciónFamily & Relationships

    B2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Aprende a decorar mesas navideñas
    Gerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre relativoModo subjuntivoPronombreInfinitivoArt & Design

    It’s time to add a seasonal touch to really get in the festive sprit! This exercise can help you practise subordinate clauses in the subjunctive and the indicative plus relative clauses with prepositions.
  • Arabismos
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoModo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoÓrdenes y peticionesPolitics, History & Economics

    This B2 reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Perfecto, and El Pretérito Indefinido.
  • Ay mamá - Rigoberta Bandini
    Verbos irregulares (condicional)El Condicional SimpleGerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre de complemento directoConjunción coordinanteMusic

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise no sé vs no lo sé = I don't know, using the neuter article "lo" to refer to a clause, verb, adjective or adverb and using the infinitive after prepositions (not present participle).
  • Bolsas de plástico
    Pronombre relativoModo subjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Presente de SubjuntivoWritten accents in SpanishCelebrations & Important DatesTechnology & Science

    Did you know that 3 July is International Plastic Bag Free Day? It seems a bit strange but actually has an important message and serious repercussions. This B2 exercise can help you practise using a and de + el que, la que, los que, las que (relative pronouns), using a preposition + el que, la que, los que, las que (relative pronouns) and using the infinitive after prepositions.
  • Cabalgata Feria de Manizales
    El Presente de SubjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoModo subjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover one of the spectacular events that takes place during the Feria de Manizales - an annual event every January in Colombia. This exercise can help you practise relative pronouns, relative clauses with the indicative and the subjunctive and position of adjectives.
  • Canción "Como yo" de Tonina Saputo
    Gerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre de complemento directoÓrdenes y peticionesEl ImperativoInfinitivoMusic

    Listen to this poetic and rather melancholy song to practise cuando followed by the subjunctive and como vs cómo (with and without written accent).
  • Canción de primavera
    Gerundio/Spanish present participleJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre de complemento indirectoPronombre de complemento directoAdjetivo posesivoMusic

    This B2 exercise about Spanish poet and singer-songwriter, Joaquín Sabina, can help you practise El Imperfecto vs El indefinido.
  • Carlos Ruiz Zafón
    AdjetivoPreposiciónEl Pretérito IndefinidoPronombrePronombre relativoLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    On Friday 19th June 2020, the Spanish writer Carlos Ruiz Zafón, best known for the novel La Sombra del Viento, passed away. We pay homage with this bilingual reader.
  • Carlos Vives - Cumbiana
    Pronombre de complemento directoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl PresenteAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishMusic

    Listen to this song by Carlos Vives where he celebrates the cumbia musical genre as well as promoting the biodiversity of the swamps and rivers of Colombia. This exercise can help you practise El Futuro Simple, using ya, and the difference between decir and contar.
  • Chefs Estrella Damm 2021
    Gerundio/Spanish present participleJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVerbo irregularWritten accents in SpanishPerífrasis verbalFood & Drink

    Watch this video where Spanish chefs have collaborated with a well-known Spanish brand of beer to boost their sector, hard-hit by the pandemic in 2021. This exercise can help you practise El Futuro Simple and different uses of the gerund.
  • Coco (movie trailer)
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaModo subjuntivoVerbo irregularEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl ImperativoFilm & TV

    Step into the vibrant world of 'Coco', where music and family intertwine on the magical journey of Día de Muertos. This exercise can help you practise using the infinitive after prepositions, impersonal statements followed by the infinitive/subjunctive with que, and El Futuro Simple.
  • Confesiones de una enamorada
    Oración subordinada temporalModo subjuntivoModo indicativoPreposiciónOración subordinada condicionalFamily & Relationships

    Practise subordinate clauses while listening to the confessions of a girl in love.
  • De crucero por España 1
    Pronombre relativoVerbo irregularPreposiciónAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishMonuments, Tourism & VacationsFamily & Relationships

    Meet Daniel, he's just found out that he's been hired as a lifeguard on a cruise ship! This exercise can help you practise El Futuro Perfecto and El Infinitivo Compuesto. (Part 1 of 5)
  • De crucero por España 2
    El Presente de SubjuntivoModo subjuntivoAdjetivoEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoGerundio/Spanish present participleMonuments, Tourism & VacationsFamily & Relationships

    It's Daniel's first day at work on the cruise ship and he's a bit nervous. This exercise can help you practise the position of adjectives and El Presente de Subjuntivo. (Part 2 of 5)
  • De crucero por España 4
    AdjetivoVerbo irregularEl Futuro SimpleJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaOración impersonalMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    The ship makes a stop in Valencia and the police call with some news! This exercise can help you practise past participles as adjectives, the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs and El Futuro Simple. (Part 4 of 5)
  • De crucero por España 5
    InfinitivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoGerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre de complemento indirectoPronombre de complemento directoFamily & Relationships

    Here's the final part of our summer series! Sofia is in police custody. How will this end? This xercise can help you practise past participles as adjectives, the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs and El Subjuntivo. (Part 5 of 5)
  • Desde mi balcón
    AdjetivoPronombre relativoEl Presente de SubjuntivoConjunción subordinanteVerbo irregularArt & Design

    instead of being a physical event, 2020's PhotoEspaña will be an online event. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Subjuntivo.
  • Despacito
    El PresenteVerbo irregularAdjetivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoVerbos con cambio ortográfico e > ie (presente)Music

    Despacito by Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee was one of the hot hits of 2017 and the first Youtube video to get more than 4 billion views! Both artists are from Puerto Rico.
  • Día del Idioma Español y Día Internacional del Libro
    Modo subjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaWritten accents in SpanishAdjetivoInfinitivoFamous PeopleLanguage & EducationLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    23 April book lovers is International Book Day and also United Nations Spanish Language Day
  • Día Internacional de la lengua materna
    Pronombre relativoPronombreExpressing ability (poder, saber)Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdverbio interrogativoLanguage & Education

    Practise relative pronouns while learning about International Mother Tongue Day.
  • Disfraz de Calavera Mexicana para Halloween
    Modo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoGerundio/Spanish present participleAdverbioEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    This reading and listening exercise shows you how to recreate the make-up for the Mexican Day of the Dead skull, also known as Catrina. It can help you practise relative clauses with the Indicative and the Subjunctive.
  • El Carnaval de la Amistad
    AdjetivoModo subjuntivoInfinitivoVerbos pronominalesJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover this colorful event that takes place every year in Honduras to celebrate the patron saint of La Ceiba. This exercise can help you practise the passive voice, impersonal statements and using se debe/se puede.
  • El cuento de mi abuelo para el día de Reyes
    El Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaWritten accents in SpanishConjunción subordinanteCelebrations & Important DatesFamily & Relationships

    This B1 online reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Indefinido and El Pretérito Imperfecto.
  • El Dos de Mayo de Goya
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoArt & Design

    Discover the history behind this famous painting by Francisco Goya, one of Spain's most important artists of the turn of the 18th century. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise different uses of the subjunctive, and using the imperfect vs the preterite.
  • El Parchís
    El Presente de SubjuntivoModo subjuntivoGerundio/Spanish present participleJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVerbo modalSports & Leisure

    If you love traditional board games then you have probably played a version of known in the Spanish-speaking world as parchís. This B2 exercise can help you practise past participles as adjectives, relative clauses with the indicative and the subjunctive, using prepositions + relative pronouns, and cualquier(a).
  • El Peine del Viento
    Written accents in SpanishTilde diacríticaPronombre relativoParticipioAdjetivoArt & DesignMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    B2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • El presidente Nayib Bukele le promete a El Salvador una Ciudad Bitcoin
    Modo subjuntivoEl Condicional SimpleAdjetivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoVerbo irregularTechnology & Science

    Discover the ambitious plans Nayib Bukele, El Salvador’s president, has for his country’s future. This B2 exercise can help you practise relative clauses with the subjunctive, the position of adjectives, and uses of the conditional.
  • El sueño de Juan cargado de música
    El Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaOración subordinada temporalAdjetivoMusic

    Live the dream of becoming a famous musician with Juan! This exercise can help you practise the imperfect vs the preterite, expressions with the verbs cargar, hacer and tirar.
  • En Guinea Ecuatorial se habla español
    Written accents in SpanishJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivoVoz pasivaConjunciónLanguage & Education

    There's a country in Africa that counts Spanish as one of its official languages: Equatorial Guinea. Discover the historical reasons for this with our bilingual reader. This exercise can help you practise the passive and the preterite.
  • Feria de Cuenca, Ecuador
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivoGerundio/Spanish present participlePerífrasis verbalGéneroMonuments, Tourism & VacationsCelebrations & Important Dates

    Read about the craft fairs that take place in Cuenca for its Independence Day celebrations, it's a city in Equador and a UNESCO World Heritage site. This B2 exercise can help you practise using the infinitive after prepositions and la pasiva refleja.
  • Fiesta Nacional de la Manzana
    AdjetivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaGerundio/Spanish present participleVerbos pronominalesParticipioFood & DrinkCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover this Argentinian celebration of the apple! This exercise can help you practise la pasiva refleja, conjunction al + infinitive/perfect infinitive, relative pronouns, and position of adjectives.
  • Galicia, un paraíso en el noroeste
    Written accents in SpanishJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaGerundio/Spanish present participleOración condicional con siPronombre de complemento directoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Discover Galicia with this exercise which can help you practise the pasiva refleja and also indicative and subjunctive clauses.
  • Guillermo, el trapecista de circo
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoWritten accents in SpanishAdjetivoLanguage & Education

    Enjoy a night out at the circus and meet Guillermo, a talented young trapeze artist! This B2 exercise can help you learn Spanish idiomatic expressions using the word boca, practise past tenses generally, pronominal verbs, and subordinate clauses with El Imperfecto de Subjuntivo.
  • Hamburguesas veganas de avena
    Pronombre de complemento directoEl ImperativoÓrdenes y peticionesOración negativaVerbos pronominalesFood & Drink

    Learn how to make these vegan burgers and practise El Futuro Simple.
  • Historia de España: expansión de Castilla y Aragón
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre relativoPronombrePolitics, History & Economics

    This exercise can help you practise prepositions with relative pronouns, using the imperfect vs. the preterite, and the position of adjectives.
  • Huevos de Pascua de foamy moldeable
    AdjetivoGerundio/Spanish present participleInfinitivoModo subjuntivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoArt & Design

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise para que followed by the present subjunctive (purpose subordinate clauses), el Futuro Simple and using the infinitive after prepositions (not present participle).
  • Inspiración otoñal
    Verbo irregularEl Futuro SimpleModo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaCelebrations & Important Dates

    In the northern hemisphere the leaves are changing colour to accompany the changing season. This B2 exercise can help you practise El Futuro, El Condicional and El Subjuntivo.
  • Jorge Drexler - Hermana duda
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombreGerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre de complemento directoEl Presente de SubjuntivoMusic

    Meet Academy Award winner Jorge Drexler, Uruguayan musician, actor and doctor. This B2 exercise can help you practise relative clauses using the infinitive and seguir + present participle.
  • La Alhambra de Granada
    Verbos pronominalesNombreTilde diacríticaWritten accents in SpanishGerundio/Spanish present participleMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Step into a world of enchantment and history as you explore the mesmerizing beauty of La Alhambra de Granada in Spain. This exercise can help you practise the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs, the position of adjectives, El Futuro Simple and verbos pronominales.
  • La Familia Addams
    El PresenteAdjetivoVerbo irregularEl Pretérito PerfectoModo subjuntivoMusic

    There's a lot of spooky excitement in Madrid right now because of the new Addams Family musical! Practise your Spanish with this video filmed after the premiere.
  • La Gritería
    Written accents in SpanishGerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre relativoAdjetivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Every year on December 8, Nicaragua celebrates the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary with La Gritería. This B2 exercise can help you practise using seguir/continuar + present participle, decir vs contar, and the imperfect vs the preterite.
  • La herencia árabe en España
    AdjetivoPluralNombreSingularEl Pretérito IndefinidoArt & DesignPolitics, History & Economics

    This exercise is about the influence of Arabic culture on Spain and the Spanish language.
  • La Inquisición Española
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaConjunciónAdjetivoModo subjuntivoEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoPolitics, History & Economics

    Numerous atrocities were committed during the Spanish Inquisition several centuries ago in the name of Catholicism
  • La lucha contra el acoso escolar
    Modo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoModo indicativoOración subordinada temporalJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaLanguage & Education

    School bullying can cause mental health problems and very low self-esteem.
  • La monarquía española
    Modo subjuntivoInfinitivoConjunción subordinanteOración subordinada modalConjunción coordinantePolitics, History & EconomicsImmigration & Citizenship

    Learn about the current Spanish monarchy and its recent history. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the passive se with modal verbs deber/poder, relative pronouns, using the infinitive after prepositions, and how to use Roman numerals in Spanish.
  • La vuelta al cole
    AdverbioModo subjuntivoEl Infinitivo CompuestoWritten accents in SpanishTilde diacríticaLanguage & EducationFamily & Relationships

    This exercise can help you practise clauses using El inidicativo and El subjuntivo.
  • La vuelta al cole con Kwiziq
    Modo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoPronombre relativoEl Pretérito IndefinidoOración subordinada temporalLanguage & Education

    Let's catch up with Laura, the American studying to be a doctor whom we met for the first time in "Mejorando mi español con Kwiziq" (A2). This exercise can help you practise "cuando" with past tenses, "seguir/continuar" + gerund and pronominal verbs.
  • Los caballos de Sanlúcar de Barrameda
    El Presente de SubjuntivoModo subjuntivoAdjetivoPronombre de complemento indirectoVoz pasivaSports & Leisure

    B2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Los Novios 2: Alfredo desconfía
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoPronombreModo subjuntivoFamily & Relationships

    More from the "will they-won't they" couple Susana and Alfredo. Let's just say things are getting complicated.
  • Los Novios 3: malentendidos
    El Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoPronombrePreposiciónPronombre relativoFamily & Relationships

    Part 3 of the "will they-won't they" couple Susana and Alfredo. There seems to have been some kind of terrible misunderstanding.
  • Maradona - Song by Andrés Calamaro
    Pronombre de complemento directoGerundio/Spanish present participleAdjetivoApócopeModo imperativoMusic

    This tribute to Maradona can help you practise. using cualquier/cualquiera, el Presente de Subjuntivo and using the infinitive after prepositions.
  • Mediterráneo - Los Rebeldes
    Written accents in SpanishAdjetivoEl Futuro SimplePronombre relativoPronombre de complemento directoMusic

    This song, Mediterráneo, appeared on the best-selling album of Spanish rockabilly band Los Rebeldes and was the 1988 hit song of the summer.
  • Mi fiesta de quinceañera
    AdjetivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaInfinitivoEl Futuro SimpleEl Presente de SubjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Join this young girl as she describes the special party that will take place to mark her fifteenth birthday, a milestone that marks the passage from childhood to womanhood that is celebrated in many Latin American countries. This exercise can help you practise the position of adjectives, the present perfect subjunctive and using the imperfect vs the preterite.
  • Mi príncipe azul
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaModo subjuntivoInfinitivoGerundio/Spanish present participleOración subordinada temporalLanguage & Education

    This B2 exercise can help you practise idioms related to colours and also has instances of the letter d being omitted in colloquial Spanish.
  • Mi rutina durante el Ramadán
    AdjetivoInfinitivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaGerundio/Spanish present participleModo subjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Have a look at what a typical day during Ramadan is like. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise using cualquier/a to express any, Para que followed by El Presente de Subjuntivo and the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs.
  • Miguel Delibes
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPreposiciónVerbo irregularPronombreLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    As well as being a famous author, Miguel Delibes was a journalist and newspaper editor. Discover more about his life with this bilingual article. This B2 exercise can help you practise El Pretérito indefinido and El Pretérito Imperfecto
  • Mis aventuras por España 3
    Pronombre de complemento indirectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdjetivoModo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Laura's time in Spain is coming to an end. Part 3 of a 3 part series. This B1 exercise can help you practise past tenses generally, Impersonal sentences using the "ellos" form, prepositions followed by infinitives and repetition of indirect objects.
  • Ojos que no ven, corazón que no siente
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Futuro SimpleGerundio/Spanish present participleModo subjuntivoPronombre de complemento indirectoLanguage & Education

    B2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Otoño romántico
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre relativoPronombreWritten accents in SpanishAdjetivoFamily & Relationships

    B2 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Quesos españoles
    Voz pasivaVerbo modalPronombre de complemento directoParticipioAdjetivoFood & Drink

    Did you know that there are more than 100 varieties of cheese in Spain?
  • Refranes de Octubre
    Written accents in SpanishJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdverbioAdverbio interrogativoConjunciónLanguage & Education

    Discover a few Spanish proverbs and sayings about autumn in this bilingual reader.
  • Regalos invisibles
    AdjetivoEl Pretérito ImperfectoWritten accents in SpanishPronombre de complemento indirectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaCelebrations & Important DatesFamily & Relationships

    What is the true spirit of Christmas? This exercise can help you practise El Imperfecto vs El indefinido and the position of pronouns with conjugated verbs.
  • Resistiré
    El Presente de SubjuntivoConjunciónGerundio/Spanish present participleOración negativaOración subordinada concesivaMusic

    During the 2020 pandemic lockdown people started playing this song by the Dúo Dinámico from their balconies so much that it has become an literal song of resistance
  • Rosalía cantante revelación
    InfinitivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaGerundio/Spanish present participlePronombre relativoPronombre de complemento indirectoFamous PeopleMusic

    Learn about the young Spanish singer called Rosalía Vila Tobella whose modern take on flamenco music led her to fame.
  • Semana Santa
    AdjetivoEl PresenteModo subjuntivoPluralEl Presente de SubjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Like many Catholic countries, Easter is a very special celebration in Spain; it's not just a holiday weekend, it's called Semana Santa - Holy Week. This reader has a particular focus on the use of the passive voice.
  • Solicitando un trabajo
    Gerundio/Spanish present participleEl Condicional SimplePronombre de complemento indirectoPronombre de complemento directoAdjetivoEmployment

    Read and listen to this text describing how to write a formal email for a job application.
  • Un crimen perfecto 1
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoInfinitivoPronombre de complemento directoExpressing ability (poder, saber)Literature, Poetry, Theatre

    Meet Ramón who thinks he's just going to have breakfast and ends up witnessing a horrible crime!
  • Un crimen perfecto 2
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPronombre indefinidoPronombre de complemento directoPronombre relativoLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    The police investigate and think there's more to this than meets the eye.
  • Un crimen perfecto 3
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPronombreAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    The police have new suspects!
  • Un crimen perfecto 4
    PronombreJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Condicional SimplePronombre relativoPronombre indefinidoLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    Get closer to finding out who the killer is while practising El Condicional Simple.
  • Un crimen perfecto 5
    Verbo irregularParticipioEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito PerfectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    Here's the final installment where we finally find out who really killed Pablo and why.
  • Un hotel que sea céntrico
    Pronombre de complemento indirectoAdverbioTilde diacríticaPalabras agudasJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Set in Salamanca, this exercise can help you practise El Subjuntivo.
  • Un nuevo hogar en España
    AdjetivoWritten accents in SpanishEl Condicional SimpleEl ImperativoSuperlativoImmigration & Citizenship

    Sam is looking for a new place to live in Spain and has decided to use the services of a real estate agent to help him with the paperwork and finding the right place. This exercise can help you practise El Condicional Simple, El Futuro Simple, impersonal statements with the infinitive/subjunctive + que and using the infinitive after prepositions.
  • Un sueño de Navidad
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombreAdjetivoInfinitivoModo subjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Ever had a weird dream that you nevertheless wished was real? This exercise can help you practise relative clauses, and El Imperfecto de Subjuntivo
  • Una sesión de belleza
    Verbo irregularEl Futuro SimpleEl Presente de SubjuntivoModo subjuntivoAdjetivoSports & Leisure

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise how to say “to have something done” in a beauty and treatment context.
  • Una sorpresa inesperada
    Modo subjuntivoPronombre de complemento directoEl Presente de SubjuntivoGerundio/Spanish present participleInfinitivoLanguage & Education

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise false friends.
  • Videomatón de Isabel Allende
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre de complemento indirectoPronombre reflexivoVerbos pronominalesPronombre relativoLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    Isabel Allende is a Chilean writer, her best known novel is "La casa de los espíritus" (1982) which was turned into an English-language film in 1993 with a star-studded cast. This B2 exercise can help you practise different uses of se: pronominal verbs, dativo de interés, pronouns le / les become se when used with lo, la, los, las.
  • Ya es Navidad
    PronombreVoz pasivaPronombre relativoConjunción subordinanteConjunciónCelebrations & Important Dates

    Ventino is a girl band from Colombia. This B2 exercise can help you practise forming the Spanish passive with se and using ya/ya no.
  • C1: Advanced Spanish reading exercises

  • ¡Está como una cabra!
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaInfinitivoConjunciónOración subordinada concesivaOración negativaLanguage & Education

    This C1 reading and listening exercise can help you practise idioms with animals.
  • ¡Somos la leche!
    El Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoWritten accents in SpanishTilde diacríticaAdverbioVerbos pronominalesLanguage & Education

    What if your best friend was also your sibling? This C1 exercise can help you practise idioms related to food.
  • ¿Cuál es la capital de Bolivia?
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVerbos pronominalesConjunción coordinanteVoz pasivaWritten accents in SpanishMonuments, Tourism & VacationsPolitics, History & Economics

    Do you know which city is the capital of Bolivia? Not as simple a question as you might think! This exercise can help you practise la pasiva de estado, por mí que vs para mí que, using ni... ni... and subordinate causal clauses.
  • ¿De dónde vienen los deliciosos burritos?
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoAdjetivoOración subordinada modalFood & Drink

    Have you ever wondered who invented burritos? This C1 exercise can help you practise the imperfect vs the preterite, using the imperative of mirar/oír with specific meanings and repetition to give emphasis.
  • ¿Qué tipo de viajero eres?
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPerífrasis verbalArtículo neutroVerbos pronominalesVoz pasivaMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    This C1 exercise can help you practise pronominal verbs, relative pronouns and the general use of idiomatic expressions.
  • Alquilando un piso
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPerífrasis verbalVerbos pronominalesConjunción subordinanteOración subordinada modalSports & Leisure

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise pronominal verbs, verbal periphrasis and subordinate clauses.
  • Cartagena
    Pronombre relativoPronombreOración subordinada causalInfinitivoWritten accents in SpanishMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Discover the beautiful city of Cartagena, in the province of Murcia, Spain. This reading and listening exercise can help you review relative pronouns.
  • Celebrando la música
    Modo subjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombrePerífrasis verbalPronombre relativoMusic

    We'd like to highlight how important music is in everyone's lives, both in big celebrations and also in little moments in our daily life. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the subjunctive in different scenarios like "como si", "ya sea" and "cuando" among others.
  • Coincidencias - Mundial Qatar 2022
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre de complemento indirectoPronombreSports & Leisure

    Check out this clever video comparing what's happening in 2022 to what happened in 1986, which was the last time Argentina won the World Cup. This C1 exercise can help you practise using the Preterite, repetition of indirect object pronouns and you will also hear the very characteristic voseo and yeísmo rehilado present in Argentinian Spanish.
  • Comiendo pipas
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaInfinitivoOración subordinada causalConjunciónPerífrasis verbalFood & DrinkFamily & Relationships

    Read and listen to this C1-level story with an unexpected protagonist who learns to love pipas.
  • Cómo distinguir acentos y expresiones de distintos países de Centroamérica
    Pronombre de complemento indirectoPronombre relativoPronombreJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaConjunción coordinanteLanguage & Education

    Could you identify which Central American country someone came from just from their accent? Watch this video to discover what the giveaway clues for each country are! This C1 exercise can help you practise Latin American colloquial expressions, pronominal verbs, relative pronouns, use of the dieresis in Spanish, omission of the letter d in colloquial spoken Spanish, Latin America Spanish generally.
  • Cotilleo
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaModo subjuntivoEl Presente de SubjuntivoInfinitivoOración subordinada causalFamily & Relationships

    When you're stuck at home with a broken leg everyone else's life seems much more interesting! This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the "se" aspectual, andar + gerundio, and expressions with the verb echar.
  • Día de Pachamama
    Modo subjuntivoPronombreEl Futuro PerfectoEl Condicional SimpleParticipioCelebrations & Important Dates

    Discover the indiginous Latin American celebration of Pachamama and practise using El Futuro Simple when narrating past actions.
  • Diferentes formas de llamar a la comida
    Gerundio/Spanish present participlePronombrePronombre de complemento directoEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoModo subjuntivoFood & DrinkLanguage & Education

    Discover just a few of the many foodstuffs that have different names depending on which country you are from! This B2 exercise can help you practise the differences in food vocabulary between different Spanish-speaking countries, the use of cualquier, the position of pronouns, impersonal sentences with se, the passive se and the use of the apóstrofo.
  • El Amazonas y el Orinoco: guardianes de la biodiversidad
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaInfinitivoWritten accents in SpanishAdjetivoArtículo definidoPolitics, History & Economics

    Discover two mighty South American rivers and their respective ecosystems. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise subordinate relative clauses, relative adjectives and encontrar vs encontrarse.
  • El arte inigualable del colombiano Fernando Botero
    ParticipioPronombreModo subjuntivoVoz pasivaWritten accents in SpanishArt & Design

    The Colombian artist Fernando Botero passed away 15 September 2023, leaving us with an extraordinary legacy of paintings and sculptures in his exuberant and instantly recognisable style that has come to be known as Boterismo. Learn more about his life and work.
  • El desorden que dejas
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre relativoPronombreOración subordinada modalEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoFilm & TV

    View the trailer of the Netflix series is El desorden que dejas, known in English as "The Mess You Leave Behind". This C1 exercise can help you practise idiomatic expressions.
  • El Día de la Independencia de Argentina
    AdjetivoInfinitivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoOración subordinada causalPolitics, History & Economics

    This exercise can help you practise using el imperfecto vs el indefinido, using dicho, dicha, dichos and dichas to say this/these (formal demonstrative adjectives) and using de lo más + adj to emphasise a quality or defect of someone/something (neutral article).
  • El español en Filipinas
    ParticipioModo subjuntivoEl Pretérito Pluscuamperfecto de SubjuntivoAdjetivoVerbos regulares -er (presente)Politics, History & EconomicsLanguage & Education

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the passive voice, El Pretérito Pluscuamperfecto de Subjuntivo and using cuyo, cuya, cuyos, cuyas.
  • El Guernica, símbolo de una historia
    ConjunciónAdjetivoPronombre relativoParticipioModo subjuntivoArt & DesignPolitics, History & Economics

    Pablo Ruiz Picasso is probably Spain's best-known artist and 2023 is the 50th anniversary of his death. To participate in this special moment, we look more closely at one of his most emblematic and political works, the massive painting of Guernica. This exercise can help you practise forming the passive voice with ser + participle, using the present to narrate past events and using the gerund to say “by doing something”.
  • El mensaje de Margarita Salas para las niñas que quieren ser científicas
    Modo subjuntivoOración subordinada temporalGerundio/Spanish present participleInfinitivoAdjetivoTechnology & Science

    Read and listen to this interview with Margarita Salas, a renowned Spanish scientist and advocate for women in science.
  • El origen del Black Friday
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaModo indicativoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPronombre relativoModo subjuntivoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Black Friday has become a date to watch for many bargain-hunters around the world. But what's the origin of this mega-shopping day? This C1 exercise can help you practise passive voice with ser + participle and idiomatic expressions.
  • El Valle del Jerte y la Picota: una cereza única
    AdjetivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaWritten accents in SpanishGénero femeninoModo subjuntivoFood & Drink

    There is an area in Spain that grows a very special kind of cherry. This C1 exercise can help you practise la pasiva refleja, the position of adjectives, and verbal structures and relative pronouns using the subjunctive or the indicative.
  • El veraneo
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPerífrasis verbalInfinitivoVerbos pronominalesArtículo neutroMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Have you ever wondered how the concept of summer holidays came about? This exercise can help you practise idiomatic expressions.
  • Ensalada de verano
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaInfinitivoOración subordinada causalWritten accents in SpanishOración impersonalFood & Drink

    Enjoy a refreshing and unusual salad while practising using cuyo, cuya, cuyos, cuyas and relative clauses.
  • Felipe II
    El Pretérito ImperfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoVerbo irregularParticipioAdjetivoPolitics, History & Economics

    Practise El Presente Historico.
  • Flotadores muy originales
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPor or Para?Órdenes y peticionesEl Presente de SubjuntivoConjunciónMonuments, Tourism & Vacations

    Practise using El Pluscuamperfecto Subjuntivo in hypothetical clauses, idioms with ser, and relatives.
  • Janucá
    El Presente de SubjuntivoModo subjuntivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoVerbo modalPerífrasis verbalCelebrations & Important Dates

    Hanukkah Sameach! This reading and listening exercise discusses the story behind the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah.
  • La Constitución española de 1978
    Pronombre relativoEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPronombreGerundio/Spanish present participlePolitics, History & EconomicsImmigration & Citizenship

    Learn about how the Spanish Constitution was established in 1978 following the transition to democracy after years of dictatorship. This C1 exercise can help you practise legal vocabulary, relative pronouns and passive forms.
  • La declaración de la renta en España
    Modo subjuntivoWritten accents in SpanishInfinitivoVoz pasivaGerundio/Spanish present participlePolitics, History & EconomicsImmigration & Citizenship

    Every year, typically between April and June, Spanish taxpayers are required to provide details about all forms of income received during the previous year.
  • La Erizada
    Pronombre relativoConjunciónVerbos pronominalesEl Futuro SimpleEl Presente de SubjuntivoFood & Drink

    Sea urchins are an important part of the carnival celebrations of Cádiz and they play the starring role in the gastronomic feast known as La Erizada.
  • La guía definitiva para salir de cañas por España
    PronombrePronombre relativoInfinitivoModo subjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaFood & Drink

    Ever been confused about how to order a beer in Spain? This exercise can help you practise using the "se aspectual" and "lo" + possessive pronouns.
  • La nacionalidad española por residencia
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombre relativoPronombre de complemento indirectoPerífrasis verbalGerundio/Spanish present participleImmigration & Citizenship

    Discover how long you need to be resident in Spain before you can apply for Spanish nationality. This reading and listening exercise can help you practise the different uses of the verb quedar, llevar with past participle, llevar with present participle, and the construction al + infinitive.
  • La Pepa
    AdjetivoNombrePluralVerbo irregularPronombrePolitics, History & Economics

    On 6 December Spain celebrates El Día de la Constitución. This reading and listening exercise discusses the Spanish constitution and explains why it is fondly referred to as La Pepa. You will also practise passive progressive tenses.
  • Las posadas
    ParticipioAdjetivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVoz pasivaPronombre de complemento indirectoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Learn about these traditional Christmas parties that are celebrated throughout Latin America from the 16th till the 24th of December. This C1 exercise can help you practise the pasiva refleja and El Imperfecto vs El indefinido.
  • Las rebajas de enero
    Voz pasivaParticipioVerbos regulares -er (presente)Modo subjuntivoOración subordinada temporalCelebrations & Important Dates

    The January sales have started! This C1 reading and listening exercise can help you practise the passive voice in both simple and compound tenses.
  • Los antiguos viajes a la playa - Eva Hache
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaConjunciónVerbos pronominalesPerífrasis verbalEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoFilm & TV

    This reading and listening exercise is suitable for level C1 Spanish students because of the pace of speech and the number of idiomatic expressions.
  • Los otros héroes
    Verbos pronominalesInfinitivoConjunción subordinanteAdjetivoPronombre tónicoFamily & Relationships

    A look at the ordinary people making sure that there is food on the shelves, cleaning the streets and collenting the trash during the pandemic lockdown.
  • Los zumos - Eva Hache
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoParticipioGerundio/Spanish present participleOración negativaFilm & TV

    This reading and listening exercise can help you practise idiomatic expressions with "ni" and "ya". It is suitable for level C1 Spanish students because of the pace of speech and the number of idiomatic expressions.
  • Lucha contra el cáncer
    Oración subordinada modalJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVerbos pronominalesConjunción subordinanteOración subordinada temporalTechnology & Science

    In the fight against cancer, February becomes a beacon of resilience. This exercise can help you practise verbos pronominales, using the infinitive after prepositions (not present participle) and relative clauses with the indicative and the subjunctive (subordinate relative clauses).
  • Más vale sola que mal acompañada
    Modo subjuntivoOración subordinada temporalJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaWritten accents in SpanishTilde diacríticaFamily & Relationships

    When your love life is in tatters, who are you gonna call? Your best friend of course! This exercise can help you practise using "se aspectual", "if" clauses and adverbial clauses.
  • México lindo y querido
    El Presente de SubjuntivoConjunciónPronombre de complemento indirectoModo subjuntivoVerbos con cambio ortográfico e>ie (presente subjuntivo)Music

    Alejandro Fernández is a Mexican singer and a best-selling Latin music artist; study one of his songs and practise "que + El Presente de Subjuntivo" to express a wish/command.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    PronombreEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoPronombre relativoInfinitivoLanguage & EducationLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    This exercise can help you practise the present to narrate past events, the position of adjectives, using the imperfect vs the preterite and the incorrect use of pronouns (leísmo, laísmo and loísmo).
  • Mujeres
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPerífrasis verbalPor or Para?Expressing need and obligation (deber, tener que, haber que, necesitar [que])Pronombre de complemento directoCelebrations & Important Dates

    Every year on 8 March we celebrate International Women’s Day. This C1 reading and listening exercise can help you practise relative pronouns and idiomatic expressions.
  • Museo del Prado
    El Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoAdjetivoGerundio/Spanish present participleVoz pasivaArt & Design

    El Museo Nacional del Prado, located in Madrid, is Spain's most important museum with a magnificent collection of European art. This C1 exercise can help you practise using El Presente to narrate past events, the passive voice and past tenses generally.
  • Noche en vela by Guaraná
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombreConjunciónWritten accents in SpanishSignificados de "que"Music

    Guaraná are a Spanish pop group, originally formed in Alicante in 2000, who went from busking in the Madrid metro to chart success. This exercise can help you practise using haber de + infinitive, using por si/por si acaso to say "in case" and there's and example of colloquial omission of the letter D.
  • Pajarillo
    Written accents in SpanishAdverbio interrogativoModo subjuntivoEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoPronombre tónicoMusic

    The traditional Venezuelan song "Pajarillo" is a "joropo", a typically Venezuelan style of music and dance. This exercise can help you practise particularly poetic uses of El Imperfecto Subjuntivo.
  • Pase lo que pase, yo estoy a tu lado
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoVerbos pronominalesModo subjuntivoFilm & TV

    Sometimes when things go wrong pizza is the only answer! Practise using ir + y to introduce something unexpected and sudden, special uses of the conjunction "que" and El Presente to make requests.
  • Poema XX: Puedo escribir los versos más tristes esta noche
    Modo subjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaModo indicativoInfinitivoGerundio/Spanish present participleLiterature, Poetry, Theatre

    The poem was published when Pablo Neruda was just 19 years old. This C1 exercise can help you practise the perfect infinitive, using el de/la de/los de/las de and using Qué + noun/adjective/adverb + que + subjunctive to express feelings.
  • Preparando la Nochevieja
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaVerbos pronominalesAdverbioArtículo neutroOración subordinada causalCelebrations & Important Dates

    Having guests over for New Year's Eve can be rather stressful. Catch up with our host as she prepares for the big night when everyone eats 12 grapes at midnight! This C1 exercise can help you practise idioms with the word uva, pronominal verbs and pensar + infinitive to express intention.
  • Preparativos y tradiciones de mi Nochevieja colombiana
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPerífrasis verbalPronombre de complemento indirectoModo subjuntivoPronombreFood & DrinkCelebrations & Important DatesFamily & Relationships

    In Bogotá, Andrea is ready to host this year's New Year's Eve with her family.
  • Ropa de invierno
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPerífrasis verbalConjunción subordinanteParticipioConjunción coordinanteSports & Leisure

    C1 Spanish interactive reading article
  • Rosalía, song by Juan Luis Guerra
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito Imperfecto SubjuntivoGerundio/Spanish present participleExpressing desire (querer, gustar)FormalMusic

    Juan Luis Guerra is a best-selling singer-songwriter from the Dominican Republic. This C1 exercise can help you practise using El Imperfecto vs El indefinido, subordinate clauses with para que, uses of mira/oye and the position of pronouns.
  • SEMINCI: Semana Internacional de Cine de Valladolid
    Modo subjuntivoVerbos pronominalesPerífrasis verbalOración subordinada temporalModo indicativoFilm & TV

    This week-long film festival held in Valladolid every year is considered by many as the most important festival for independent cinema.
  • Signos de interrogación y de exclamación
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Pretérito ImperfectoEl Presente de SubjuntivoEl Pretérito IndefinidoModo subjuntivoLanguage & Education

    ¿Have you ever wondered about the upside-down punctuation marks used in Spanish? ¡Watch this video and read the transcript to learn more! This reading and listening exercise can help you practise El Pretérito Indefinido, El Pretérito Imperfecto, forming the imperative for usted/ustedes/nosotros/nosotras, time clauses.
  • Tacones rojos - Sebastián Yatra
    PronombreJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaGerundio/Spanish present participleInfinitivoPronombre de complemento directoMusic

    Sebastián Yatra is a Colombian singer-songwriter originally known for his ballads but with a breakout success in fusion reggaeton. This C1 exercise can help you practise relative pronouns, se aspectual, use of the apostrophe and omission of the final -s in plural words.
  • Teotihuacán vive el equinoccio de primavera
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaOración subordinada temporalEl Presente de SubjuntivoAdverbio interrogativoWritten accents in SpanishMonuments, Tourism & VacationsCelebrations & Important Dates

    Not far from Mexico City is the important Aztec site of Teotihuacán.
  • Trabajos de voluntariado
    Pronombre relativoPronombreArtículo neutroPor or Para?Employment

    Practise relative pronouns while learning about volunteer work.
  • Un mal amigo
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaEl Condicional PerfectoEl Pretérito IndefinidoEl Pretérito ImperfectoModo subjuntivoLanguage & EducationFamily & Relationships

    What would you do if you discovered your best friend was deceiving you? This C1 reading and listening exercise can help you practise idioms with the word mano.
  • Un viaje a la España despoblada
    El Presente de SubjuntivoModo subjuntivoJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaPronombrePerífrasis verbalPolitics, History & Economics

    This C1 reading and listening exercise can help you practise the repetition of words to give emphasis and difference between "por mí" and "para mí."
  • Una fiesta en Algemesí
    Verbos pronominalesAdjetivoGerundio/Spanish present participleJerga/ Expresión idiomáticaAdverbioCelebrations & Important Dates

    Learn about the fabulous fiesta of La Mare de Déu de la Salut that takes place every year in Algemesí, in Valencia, Spain. This C1 exercise can help you practise pronominal verbs, the passive voice and position of adjectives for emphasis.
  • Yeísmo
    Jerga/ Expresión idiomáticaGerundio/Spanish present participleInfinitivoAdjetivoVerbos pronominalesLanguage & Education

    Watch this video and read the transcript to understand more about the unique way Argentinos and Uruguayos pronounce the letters "y" and "ll".
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