El lazo mexicano
Spanish dictation exercise

Wedding Lasso (B1)

Alicia talks about the Mexican wedding lasso tradition.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "importancia", "heredado/a", "pareja", "padrino", "encargado/a", "dimensión", "perla", "cuenta", "plata" & "colgar".

I'll play you Spanish speech in sections for you to transcribe

  • Start by listening to the whole piece then hit start
  • Play each section and write down what you hear
  • I'll show you correct answers after each for you to mark yourself
Start the exercise
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