Theatrical courtyards
Spanish writing exercise

Los corrales de comedias

Learn about 16th and 17th-century theatrical courtyards. In this exercise you'll practise El Presente, the question word "qué", the agreement of nouns and adjectives, and the use of "para".

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "public", "space", "patio", "awning" "famous" and "story".

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What are theatrical courtyards? They are public theaters of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. In these spaces there are theatrical performances. They exist in Spain and [in] Latin America. They are [the] interior patios of houses. They have no roof but there is an awning to protect people from the sun. They are very famous and their history is interesting.

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