Pasos Unit 4C

Food and Drink.

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¿Qué quieres? (It is página 19, going through to página 21)

Put your cd in your player, or open up the media player with the audio download. Open up your notebook. Take a sip of your drink. You are ready for class. Watch the video, and be ready to hit pause often and whenever you are instructed to do so. You are about to learn un poco de español.

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Important extras from today:

Palabra =
word
Dibujos =
drawings
Otra vez =
again
Quizás =
perhaps
Palabras útiles

The U “ooo” sound.

En inglés, menu sounds like “men-you.” Think about it! It does, doesn’t it! En español, the letter U represents an “ooo” sound, not a “you” sound. Try saying these words to get accustomed to la diferencia.

EnglishSpanishPronunciation
UniteUnir“oo-neer”
HumanHumano“oo-mano”
CommunityComunidad“comoo-nidad”
UniversityUniversidad“oonee-ber-sidad”
Think about las diferencias en inglés y en español

Remember the word “¿Qué” forever …

Now for the verb QUERER, to want

Look at the whole form for the verb Querer, to want. Copy the parts into this table. You’ll need to copy the table first.

(Video below table)

Single people2 or more people
Yo
I
Nosotros
We

You (informal)
Vosotros
You (informal)
Él
He

Ella
She

Usted
You (formal)
Ellos
They

Ellas
They (all female)

Ustedes
You (formal)
Also note la pronunciación, por favor

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What is coming in the next 5 lessons.

  • There is and there are; what is there?
  • Describe a restaurant and the people who run it
  • Learn many more palabras for food and drink
  • Restaurant dialogue to order your 3 course meal and wine
  • Get to know someone with friendly questions to start una conversación
  • Give your e-mail address en español
  • Get to know los números … can you go up to a million conmigo?
  • Say what you don’t eat. Explain your dietary requirements

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