Ch 28: Health and Safety Terms in Spanish

About This Chapter

Use video lessons to learn Spanish vocabulary and verbs related to health and safety. See how our online presentations and quizzes can help you improve your Spanish conversational ability and grammar.

Health and Safety Terms in Spanish - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

When preparing to become proficient in a new language, such as Spanish, understanding words related to safety and health can be a fundamental and important portion of the required vocabulary. In this chapter's video lessons, the instructor will introduce you to key vocabulary and to verb conjugations for first, second and third person that will be beneficial when conversing about these topics in situations related to healthcare. You will even have the opportunity to hear conversations in a medical clinic environment spoken in Spanish. This chapter aims to help you understand the following topics:

  • Spanish vocabulary related to healthcare
  • Conjugations of select verbs in the preterite tense
  • The imperfect progressive tense
  • How conversation between individuals in the Spanish language sounds

Video Objectives
Spanish Vocabulary: Terms Related to Health & Hospitals Practice vocabulary that might be used in healthcare scenarios.
Spanish Grammar: Preterite Conjugations of Venir, Poner, Decir & Traer Explore the preterite conjugations for a select set of verbs, including venir, poner, decir and traer.
The Imperfect Progressive Tense in Spanish Meet the imperfect progressive tense and find out when it is applicable.
Practice Activity: Listen to Patient & Doctor Discussions in Spanish Listen to sample conversations in Spanish between patients and physicians.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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