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Spanish in action

Welcome to our next lesson «Spanish in Action»  in this lesson we will learn:  ‘How do I get to…? So let’s go over and learn the essential bits, by learning the vocabulary. Are you ready? Preparados, listos, ya!

The vocabulary

Perdone Estoy perdido / Sorry I’m lost

¿Sabe dónde está el centro de la ciudad? / Do you know where is the city center?

¿Hay un museo por aquí? / Is there a museum around here?

¿Hay una tienda por aquí?  / Is there a shop around here?

Siga todo rectoKeep going straight

Gire a la izquiera / Turn Left

Gire a la derecha / Turn right

Detrás / Behind

Delante / In front

Cerca / Near or Close

Lejos / Far

Está / (*) The verb (to be) – non permanent status

Conversation 5º

How do I get to…?

Let’s talk the vocabulary

Jose: Hola, Perdone estoy perdido. ¿Sabe dónde está el centro de la ciudad?

Marta:  Si, está cerca, sigua todo recto y después gire a la derecha.

Jose: Muchas gracias, y ¿Hay una tienda por aquí?

Marta: Si, claro gire  a la izquierda y detrás de esta calle delante de la farmacia.

Jose: Ok, gracias

(walks for a few minutes and asks again)

Jose: Perdone, ¿Hay un museo por aquí?

Hector: Si, siga recto y después gire a la derecha 

Jose: Muchas gracias

Hector: Adios

A piece of grammar…

(*) In spanish there are two different ways to use the verb ‘to be’ one is used has a permanent idea (Ser)


I am spanish / Yo soy español (nationality)

The car is red / El coche es rojo (

He is a Doctor / Él es medico (a career / or profession)


I am in Spain / Estoy en España ( I am in Spain)

I am sick / Estoy enfermo (I’m sick)

Are you ready for more? Okey, where would you like to go next? What about learning to ask for some food? Well just click on our next Conversation number 6 – How is the weather?

 1º ConversationMeeting for the first time

 2º Conversation – What’s your name?

 3º Conversation – Where are you from?

 4º Conversation – Are you hungry?

 6º Conversation – How is the weather?

 7º Conversation – What do you like to?

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