Theme 1: Getting to know you

(photo by  Alex Araujo used under terms of Creative Commons license.)
buenos dias



At the end of this theme, you should be able to perform following tasks in Spanish:

Lesson 1

1. Greet people and introduce yourself and others.

2. Respond to formal greetings and introductions.

3. Make some Compliments about the residence of a host.

4. Respond to Compliments.

Lesson 2

1. Respond to the question "You are Americans, aren't you?"

2. Use the familiar form in responding to this compliment and the questions: "Have you been here long?" "How well you speak Spanish" "Do you like Spain?"

Lesson 3

1. Respond to and ask questions concerning one's occupation and place of work.

2. Respond to and ask the question: "Do you have children?"

3. Use expressions such as "Sorry, we have to leave." "Nice talking to you." "Good-bye." "Hope to see you soon."



The Theme is divided in 3 lessons:

  • Lesson 1: Saludos y Presentaciones 
    (Greetings and Introductions)
  1. Conversation
  2. Exercises
  3. Self-Evaluation Quiz
  • Lesson 2: ¿Hace mucho que estáis aqui? (Have you been here long?)
  1. Conversation
  2. Exercises
  3. Self-Evaluation Quiz
  • Lesson 3: ¿En qué trabaja tu marido? (What does your husband do?)
  1. Conversation 
  2. Exercises
  3. Self-Evaluation Quiz