Beginners’ Spanish: Getting around
Beginners’ Spanish: Getting around

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9.9 DOCUMENTAL

Now you are going to listen to a programme of the documentary series En portada. In this programme you are going to find out about la Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias.

Vocabulario
trabajaworks
¿Qué piensan?What do they think?

Actividad 9.9

Listen to the track and answer the following questions.

Escuche y participe.

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En Portade
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  • (a)  ¿Dónde está la Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias?

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  • En las afueras de Valencia.

  • (b)  ¿Cómo es el Museo de las Ciencias?

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  • You may have mentioned some of the following points:

    Es interactivo, moderno, divertido, dinámico, enorme, gigantesco, muy alto, como el esqueleto de un dinosaurio, totalmente nuevo, muy bonito, muy grande, muy amplio, con mucha luz.

  • (c)  ¿Quién es el arquitecto?

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  • El arquitecto es Santiago Calatrava.

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