Red poppies

Spanish B1 writing exercise

Amapolas rojas

Learn about this spring flower. In this exercise you'll practise El Futuro Simple, "cuando" + El Subjuntivo and the position of pronouns.

Pay attention to the hints! Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "poppy (flower)", "to use", "dressing (food)", "to keep in mind (remember)", "to last (duration)", "to include" and "floral arrangement (floral display)".

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During this spring, red poppies will cover the Spanish fields. The seed of this flower will be used to season bread when the seed is roasted, and also as a dressing in salads and stews. As for the flower, keep in mind that this only lasts one day in good condition, so it's best that you don't include it in floral arrangements, but you can offer it to someone special.

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