A story of personal triumph

"Una historia de superación personal"
Spanish A2 writing exercise

Pedro tells us his story of personal improvement after being in an accident.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "paraplegic", "as a result of", "depression", "to overcome" and "paralympic team".

I’ll give you some sentences to translate into Spanish

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How the test works

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Five years ago, I had a traffic accident which left me paraplegic. For that reason, I fell into a depression. I felt really bad about myself. But one day, I went to an association and there they helped me overcome my fears. Moreover, I decided to train hard every day. and now I play for the national paralympic basketball team. It's cool, right? Now I am very happy.

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