My friend Juan (A1)
Spanish writing exercise

Mi amigo Juan

Learn about Miguel's Paraguayan friend Juan. In this exercise you'll practise physical descriptions, El Presente, the basic use of prepositions and gender/number of nouns/adjectives.

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Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "friend", "short (height)", "eyes", "to live", "salary" and "currency (money system)".

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How the test works

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My friend Juan is very nice. He is twenty years old, he is short, he has blue eyes and blond hair. He lives in San Lorenzo, in Paraguay. He works as a mechanic in a garage and he gets his salary in Guarani, the local currency of Paraguay.

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