ELEMENTARY COURSE, AUTUMN 2016, CLASS 6

This week we revised the present simple. In pairs, we described four pictures and their actions.
En la fotografía número uno hay una chica. Es joven. Está en su habitación. Ella duerme sobre el escritorio. Tiene el pelo largo y tiene flequillo. Está cansada porque estudia mucho – In picture number one there is a girl. She is young. She is in her bedroom. She sleep on the desk. She has long hair and has a fringe.
En la fotografía número dos hay un chico. El chico escribe en el ordenador portátil. Escucha música. Tiene unos auriculares. Está en el sofá. Está concentrado – In picture number 2 there is a boy. The boy types on his laptop. He listens to the music. He has headphones. He is on the couch. He is concentrated.
En la fotografía número tres hay unos niños. Juegan el parque. Están felices. Es una fiesta de cumpleaños. Corren por el césped. In picture number 3 there are a few children. They play in the park. They are happy. It is a birthday party. They run on the grass.
En la fotografía número cuatro hay tres adultos. Cantan canciones en español. Tienen un micrófono. Llevan sombreros de broma. Ellos sonríen. In picture number 4 there are three adults. They sing songs in Spanish. They have a microphone. They are wearing joke hats. They smile.

In the second part of the class we talked about the means of transport.
Un avión – a plane
Un tren – a train
Un coche – a car
El equipaje – the luggage
Un barco – a ship
Una barca – a boat
Una bicicleta – a bike
Un autobús – a bus
La maleta – a suitcase
Una parada de autobús – A bus stop
Una parada de taxis –a  taxi stop

We also connected the words in Spanish to the ones in English.
Un vuelo – a flight
Una idea y vuelta – a return ticket
Un retraso  - a delay
El aeropuerto – the airport
Facturación – check in
Salidas – departures
El conductor – the driver
Viajar – to travel

Llegadas – arrivals
Hacer las maletas – to pack your bags
La puerta – the gate (the door too)
La estación de trenes – the train station
Un billete – a ticket
Un viaje – a journey
La tarjeta de embarque – the boarding pass
El andén – the platform
Hacer transbordo – to change trains

Other words that came up in class:
Sentarse – to sit
Saltar – to jump
Quizás – perhaps
Fiesta – party
Ir de fiesta – to party
Reir – to laugh
El camión – the lorry

La furgoneta – the van 

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