Ch 11: Talking About Pastimes in Spanish

About This Chapter

Review fun lessons and take mini quizzes to improve your ability to understand and talk about pastimes in Spanish. This informative teacher resource chapter can boost your knowledge of the Spanish language while helping you become more confident in your ability to speak with your students.

Talking About Pastimes in Spanish - Chapter Summary

This brief chapter covers the basics of talking about pastimes in Spanish. Engaging lessons make it simple to understand Spanish vocabulary related to fun pastimes and sports. This chapter also examines Spanish verb conjugations and lets you practice listening and reading about pastimes in Spanish. All lessons in this chapter are available around-the-clock via any computer or mobile device to ensure teachers with busy schedules can study with ease. Multiple-choice quizzes and a chapter exam can check your understanding of the concepts covered in the lessons. Once you've completed this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Understand Spanish vocabulary for fun pastimes
  • Complete present tense conjugations for the Spanish verb IR
  • Use 'IR + a + infinitive' to discuss the near future
  • Memorize and define Spanish sports vocabulary
  • Read and understand discussions about pastimes in Spanish
  • Listen to and understand discussions about pastimes in Spanish

6 Lessons in Chapter 11: Talking About Pastimes in Spanish
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Spanish Vocabulary for Fun Pastimes

1. Spanish Vocabulary for Fun Pastimes

Hobbies, pastimes, fun things to do… Learn how to talk about your favorite ways to pass the time in this vocabulary lesson. Learn Spanish words for 'beach,' 'movies,' 'surfing the net,' and more.

Spanish Verb IR: Present Tense Conjugations

2. Spanish Verb IR: Present Tense Conjugations

Go! How often do we use the word 'go' in English? A lot! Spanish is the same way. Learn how to talk about where you're going in this lesson on the Spanish verb 'ir'.

Using ''Ir + a + Infinitive'' to Talk About the Near Future

3. Using ''Ir + a + Infinitive'' to Talk About the Near Future

The future is now. Add a new Spanish verb tense to your language repertoire with the 'near future' tense. Learn how to talk about what you're 'going to do' in this lesson.

Spanish Sports Vocabulary

4. Spanish Sports Vocabulary

Take me out to the ball game! Learn how to talk about some of your favorite sports in this vocabulary lesson that includes the words for baseball, basketball, boxing and more.

Spanish Practice Activity: Reading About Pastimes

5. Spanish Practice Activity: Reading About Pastimes

Listening, writing, speaking, and... reading! Test your Spanish reading skills in this practice activity on pastimes. Read about what people do in their free time and see how much you understand.

Spanish Practice Activity: Listening about Pastimes

6. Spanish Practice Activity: Listening about Pastimes

Listen to people talking about their plans for the weekend using the near future with pastime and sports vocabulary. Test your Spanish ear in this lesson.

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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