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Our mother's stew (A2)
Spanish writing exercise

El guiso de mamá

Nothing tastes better than a homemade stew in cold winter! In this exercise you'll practise direct object pronouns, El Pretérito Imperfecto and El Pretérito Indefinido.

Pay attention to the hints! Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "yesterday", "recipe", "secret", "potato", "vegetables", "to come back" and "often".

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Yesterday we had mum's stew, this is a special dish in my house. She cooks it very well. It was delicious! The recipe is secret, but yesterday mum's stew had meat, potatoes and vegetables. We want to learn to cook it (in order) to eat something hot in winter. After eating mum's stew, we had roasted apples for dessert. I think we are going to return to our mother's house very often.

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