Understanding detailed spoken Spanish demands a knowledge of vocabulary and an awareness of grammar. With these skills it is possible to find the main message of a text and specific details.
Your partner school has recorded telephone interviews with people in their community. Listen to the Jaime being interviewed and then answer the questions.
What is Jaime’s job?
What did he want to be when he was twelve?
What did he do after school?
Got a job
Went to university
Took a gap year
Where did he go?
All the countries in Europe
All the countries in Asia
All the continents
What did he think of South America?
He loved it
He didn’t like it
He really liked it
What are the first two things he says you need to be in order to be a journalist?
A fast worker and patient
An efficient worker and patient
Friendly and patient
What else do you have to be able to do?
Work in a team
Work in a team and alone
Why does he think that he has the perfect career?
He has always been chatty
He has always been curious
He has always been open
He wants to work on TV in the future. What does he want to do on TV?
Be an actor
Be a presenter
Work on the news
What does he want to do in five years?
Be an editor for a national newspaper
Work for a national newspaper
Be an editor for a local newspaper