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Beginner Spanish Review Lesson 17 Prices and shopping for clothes in Spanish Posted by on Mar 12, 2013 in Basic, Learning, Pronunciation, Spanish Culture, Spanish Grammar, Spanish Vocabulary, Travel, Videos

¡Hola! ¿Cómo estáis?

Today we are going to practice how to manage speaking Spanish when buying clothes in a shop or street market.

Answers to all tasks involved in this lesson will be given at the end of the post and you can also follow a link with this post to watch the original theory video lesson on the same topic.

To go back and watch the original video lesson please follow this link:

Prices and shopping for clothes in Spanish

1. First, let’s see if you know what these Spanish clothes words mean:

– Sombrero
– Vestido
– Pantalones
– Gorro
– Zapatos
– Abrigo
– Chancletas
– Camiseta
– Traje
– Jersey

2. Next, please translate the following clothes vocabulary from English to Spanish:

– Cap
– Jeans
– Shirt
– Jacket
– Sandals
– Blouse
– Slippers
– Trainers/Sneakers
– Skirt
– Suit

3. Now let´s see if you recognize these Spanish clothes and their colours:

– Unos zapatos rojos
– Un abrigo verde
– Una camiseta amarilla
– Una chaqueta marrón
– Unas sandalias azules

4. Please translate the following clothes with their colour to Spanish:

– A purple jumper
– Some pink shoes
– A red skirt
– A blue hat
– Some grey sandals

5. Next let´s practice saying “this” “these” “that” or “those” with some clothes. How do you say this in Spanish?

– These blue shoes
– That orange jumper
– Those red slippers
– That black jacket
– This white blouse

6. Finally, I will say some phrases in Spanish that could be used in a clothes shop. Let´s see if you know what they mean:

– Esta chaqueta es un poco cara.
– Quiero devolver estos pantalones
– ¿Puedo probarme esta chaqueta?
– Oiga perdone
– ¿Tiene esta camiseta en la talla grande?

This is all for today.

I hope you have enjoyed this review and that you feel confident enough to do a bit of shopping and speak to the shop assistants when you come to a Spanish speaking country. It is a great way to practice your Spanish.

¡Have a fantastic week!

¡Hasta luego!

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Answers:

1.
– Hat
– Dress
– Trousers/Pants
– Woolly hat
– Shoes
– Coat
– Flip-flops
– T-shirt
– Suit
– Jumper

2.
– Gorra
– Vaqueros
– Camisa
– Chaqueta
– Sandalias
– Blusa
– Zapatillas de casa
– Zapatillas de deporte
– Falda
– Traje

3.
– Some red shoes
– A green coat
– A yellow T-shirt
– A brown jacket
– Some blue sandals

4.
– Un jersey morado
– Unos zapatos rosas
– Una falda roja
– Un sombrero azul
– Unas sandalias grises

5.
– Estos zapatos azules
– Ese jersey naranja
– Esas zapatillas de casa rojas
– Esa chaqueta negra
– Esta blusa blanca

6.
– This jacket is a bit expensive
– I want to return these trousers/pants
– Can I try this jacket?
– Excuse me
– Have you got this T-shirt in a large?

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I am from Bilbao in northern Spain. I qualified as a Spanish Language Teacher in 2004. I have taught Spanish in England and Spain and now really enjoy teaching the Spanish Language via my website The Spanish Blog to students from all around the world. I love my job and the intricacies of the Spanish Language. My main personal interests are music, reading and cooking. I studied music for twelve years in Bilbao and I play the piano. I also enjoy singing and I try my best to sing more in English now. I hope very much that you enjoy my posts and welcome any comments.