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Spanish Conversational Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. You are at a job interview and the receptionist introduces you to the manager, who also happens to be the person in charge of interviewing you. So you greet him by saying:

Question 2 2. What are some informal ways to greet people in Spanish?

Question 3 3. Yo want to go to the movies, but your friend only speaks Spanish. So you tell him:

Question 4 4. You are leaving your friend's house so as you leave you tell him:

Question 5 5. You just finished running five miles with your friends and you want to tell your friends, who only speak Spanish, that you are thirsty, so you tell them:

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Question 6 6. Your father threw a really fancy and expensive party to celebrate your graduation. Remember 'my father' is mi padre. About his gift to you, this is the correct idiomatic expression in Spanish:

Question 7 7. A new coworker joins your office. People judge him because of the informal way he dresses despite the managing position he is going to exercise. In Spanish, you would say:

Question 8 8. Your mom keeps making that salad you cannot stand. You don't want to hurt her feelings but you really have to make an effort to eat it. While eating, you say in Spanish:

Question 9 9. Your waiter tells you there is no more ice cream for dessert and recommends the other desserts on the menu. A few minutes later, you see him serving ice cream to another customer. This is what you would say in Spanish in this situation:

Question 10 10. Your best friend, Patrick, is very outspoken and told the teacher in class that arriving late to teach is a terrible example for the students. In Spanish, you would say:

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Question 11 11. In which country is the expression no manches common?

Question 12 12. What is the Mexican slang word for 'cool'?

Question 13 13. How would you call good, trustworthy people in Spanish slang?

Question 14 14. How would you say 'Hi mate, how's things?' using Spanish slang words?

Question 15 15. What is the correct Argentinean slang expression for ' I am lazy'?

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Question 16 16. How would you say 'Good morning' to a store clerk?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT an appropriate answer to the question ¿Cómo estás?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a way to tell someone your name?

Question 19 19. How do you tell someone that you are from Colorado?

Question 20 20. What would be the best greeting for the nighttime?

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Question 21 21. Which saying literally means 'to off your hat'?

Question 22 22. Which Mexican saying talks about building cows, but refers to fundraising?

Question 23 23. Fill in the blank: No te hagas el _____.

Question 24 24. What does the saying Buscarle la quinta pata al gato mean?

Question 25 25. Fill in the blank to recreate a common Spanish saying: Se me ha ido _____.

Spanish Conversational Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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