Viva El Toro Chapters 1-4
Terms in this set (87)
tiene ganas de
a bullfighter's assistant who stabs it with a lance; rides a horse
a bullfighter's assistant who thrusts a dart into the bull's neck
can you stand it
to enjoy oneself
When to use ser 1
When to use ser 2
expressing a basic characteristic or trait
When to use ser 3
giving the location of an event
When to use estar 1
how you feel
When to use estar 2
where you are
When to use estar 3
a temporary condition (like weather)
Yo _______ enfermo
Juan _______ feliz
nosotros _______ bajos
St. Paul _______ en Minnesota
Ellos _______ Americanos
Yo _______ alto
Ana arrives at the airport in Seville. Ana came from Los Angeles, California. She is seventeen years. Ana is staying with the Marco Family for six months as a foreign student Ana learns a lot about Spain from them.
Ana goes to school with Carmen the next day. Ana learns that the school day in Spain is very long and vigorous. Ana meets a very cute boy named Julio Barquero. Ana learns a lot about the culture and history of Spain in the school.
Mr. Marco bought tickets for Ana and the family to go see a bullfight. Mr. Marco bought special tickets in the shade because Ana was his guest. Ana does not like to watch the bull fight but Ana goes anyway. Carmen said Ana should see the famous matador Joselito.
Ana watched the parade with the choppers left, flaggers, and murderers. Ana goes to a bullfight and she watches every one of the steps of the bullfight. First Ana thinks that bullfighting is fine. But Anne then sees the matador kills the bull and she says it is very terrible. Ana does not like bullfighting.
Where is Ana staying?
Who is in the Marco Family?
the father and mother, Carmen (17), Laurita(14), and Pedro(8)
What is the father's job?
he is a mailman
What are the streets in Spain like?
narrow and windy
What important sites did Ana pass by?
Guadalquivir River, Catedral de Seville, Maestranza (bullfighting stadium), Christopher Columbus's grave, the bull running streets, Toro de Oro
Why does Ana dislike bullfights?
she is a vegetarian and believe animals shouldn't be killed
What religion are the Marcos?
Catholic, they have crosses in their home
What is important about Carmen's school?
is it religious and it is a college prep school
In Spain, how do you get in college?
take an exam
Who teaches the classes?
What is the most difficult subject for Ana?
a snack or sandwhich
small portioned meals
Who does Ana meet at Lunch?
What news did Pedro bring to Carmen?
they are going to a bullfight on Saturday with boletos de sombra
boletos de sombra
tickets in the shade
the best bull fighter in Spain that everybody admires; handsome; "the next Joselito"
Why does Laurita like Juan Cortez?
he is handsome
describe the Maestranza
elegant, round, huge, many seats, beautiful
a bullfighter (kills the bull)
fights the bull and kills it
What do the bullfighters wear?
traje de luces (suit of lights)
What shoes do bullfighters wear?
What did Ana think of the bullfight at first?
she liked it but then the bull got hurt and her stomach started to hurt with disgust