University of California, Davis
Spanish Vocabulary: Cultural Experience
University of California, Davis

Spanish Vocabulary: Cultural Experience

This course is part of Learn Spanish: Basic Spanish Vocabulary Specialization

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Dr. Robert Blake

Instructor: Dr. Robert Blake

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17 hours (approximately)
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Beginner level
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17 hours (approximately)
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There are 3 modules in this course

The first module of this course will continue to expand the vocabulary you built in the first course of this specialization - Spanish Vocabulary: Meeting People. Our discussion will focus on food, and we’ll visit an open air market. You’ll be able to express your likes and dislikes using the verb “gustar,” and you will be able to ask culturally appropriate questions. A main focus of the module will be the use of indirect object pronouns and we’ll learn some common useful expressions.

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14 videos4 readings6 quizzes1 peer review1 discussion prompt

In this module you’ll begin to discuss your daily and weekly routines using the reflexive pronouns me, te, se, nos, os, and se. You’ll master the days of the week and calendar months and we’ll practice speaking in the present perfect tense. This module introduces a large number of new words and expressions that will add to your growing vocabulary.

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12 videos2 readings6 quizzes1 peer review1 discussion prompt

Wrapping up this course, this module covers vocabulary words and expressions related to your free time, or leisure time. In addition, this module introduces the concept of talking about future events using the verb ir with a and an infinitive. We’ll also discuss how to substitute pronouns for direct objects, and you’ll be able to practice using the passive and impersonal voice.

What's included

13 videos2 readings6 quizzes1 peer review1 discussion prompt

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Dr. Robert Blake
University of California, Davis
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