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Work or study? (A1)
Spanish writing exercise

¿Estudiar o trabajar?

Nacho needs to decide if he is going to study or work next year. In this exercise you'll practise El Presente, the verb "gustar", El Presente Progresivo and the preposition "para" to express purpose.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "to finish", "to decide", "decision", "to earn (money)", "to say" and "university".

I’ll give you some sentences to translate into Spanish

  • I’ll show you where you make mistakes
  • I’ll keep track of what you need to practise
  • Change my choices if you want
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My name is Nacho, I am 18 years old and I'm finishing high school. This year I have to decide if I study or work. It is a difficult decision. I like studying although I prefer to work (in order) to earn money. My mother says that I have to go to university but I don't want to go...

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