¡Hola! Thanks for joining us. This time, we will learn more about the vocabulary for things in the bookstore in Spanish, the different prepositions of place and some basic structures through sample sentences. You will be able to practice with two recordings plus interactive quizzes. Let’s start…
Vocabulary in Context: Finding things in the bookstore in Spanish
First, please read and listen to the following sentences and questions using part of the vocabulary for classroom objects and prepositions of place that you will hear later in both listening activities. Make sure to analyze their meaning so that you have no difficulties later to solve the interactive quizzes.
¿Qué es esto? – Es un borrador para lápices de grafito.
What is this? – It is an eraser for pencils.
¿Qué es eso? – Es un marcador para pizarra. También tenemos marcadores permanentes.
What is that? – It is a marker for whiteboard. We also have permanent markers.
¿Dónde están los cuadernos? – Los cuadernos están en el último estante, a la derecha.
Where are the notebooks? – The notebooks are on the last shelf, on the right.
Buenos días. Estoy buscando algunos materiales para la escuela.
Good Morning. I am looking for some materials for school.
¿Tiene tarjetas de navidad? – Si, están sobre ese estante.
Do you have Christmas cards? – Yes, they are on that shelf.
¿Dónde está la sección de libros? – Está ahí, a la derecha
Where’s the books section? – It’s there, on the right
Los lápices de colores, el papel y otros artículos están detrás del estante No. 7.
The colored pencils, paper, and other items are behind shelf No. 7.
Tenemos varios tipos de cuadernos.
We have several types of notebooks.
Necesito pintura de varios colores para mi proyecto.
I need different colors of paint for my project
Nuestra librería tiene todos los productos que usted necesita.
Our bookstore has all the products you need.
Listening Activity No. 1: Finding things in the bookstore in Spanish
Listening Activity No. 2: Materials for the school project in Spanish
We got to the end of this lesson. We hope you were able to pick a few phrases and questions that can be useful for you to get what you need at a bookstore in Spanish. Remember that practice makes perfect. Until next time!