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Attending cultural events/ Asistiendo a eventos culturales

October 2006
Attending cultural events/ Asistiendo a eventos culturales
 
SAMPLE FLIER AND DIALOGUE:
Reading a flier about a cultural event./ Leyendo un afiche sobre un evento cultural.
What?? A (1)Halloween Hayride!

When?? (2)Tuesday, October 31 at (3)9:00 p.m.

Where?? (4)The Dougherty Farm--564 Orchard Rd.

How much?? (5)$1.00 for kids, (6)$3.00 for adults

 
Planning with friends./ Coordinando con amigos.
Irene: Are you going to the (7)Halloween Hayride?
Emma: I don’t know, are you?
Irene: Yeah, I think it’ll be (8)fun.
Emma: Who are you going with?
Irene: (9)Ted and Mariana.
Emma: How are you getting there?

Irene: (10)In Mariana’s car. We’re meeting at (11)Ted’s house at (12)8:45. Want to come?

Emma: (13) Sure, thanks!
 
FILL-IN FLIER AND DIALOGUE:
Reading a flier about a cultural event./ Leyendo un afiche sobre un evento cultural.

What?? A (1)                               !

When?? (2)                             at (3)____________________
Where?? (4)_______________________________

How much?? (5)$_______ for kids, (6)$_________for adults

 
Planning with friends./ Coordinando con amigos.
Irene: Are you going* to the (7)                   ? “Ariu góing tuda…?”
Emma: I don’t know, are you?** “Aidanó, ariú?”
Irene: Yeah, I think it’ll be (8)      . “ie, ai thínk ítalbi fán.”
Emma: Who are you going with? “Júariu góing wid?”
Irene: (9)                              .
Emma: How are you getting there? “Jaóriu géting der?”

Irene: (10)                     . We’re meeting at (11)___________ at (12)____. Want to come?

                “…. Wirmíting et… et…. Wanakám?”

Emma: (13)_______, thanks! “…thenks!”
 

*We use the present continuous tense (“to be” + verb with “ing”) to talk about future plans.

Usamos el presente contínuo ( “to be” + verbo con “ing”) para hablar sobre los planes futuros. (¿Vas a ir al...?)

**No sé, ¿y tú?
 

Fill in the spaces in the flyer and dialogue with words from the lists below.

Complete los espacios en el afiche y diálogo con palabras de las listas que siguen.

 
(1) and (7) Choose an event./ Elija un evento.
 
Halloween Hayride                  “jálowin jeíraid”                       paseo de heno/paja**

Halloween Costume Party       “jálowin kástum parti”             fiesta de disfraces para Halloween

Haunted House                       “jánted jaus”                            casa de espantos
Horror Movie Marathon           “jórar múvi mérathan”             maratón de películas de terror
Day of the Dead Celebration   “dei afdaded celebreíchan”    celebración del Día de los Muertos

Bake Sale                                “beik sel”                                                venta de pasteles caseros

Craft Fair                                 “craft feir”                                                feria de artesanía

Book Fair                                 “buk feir”                                 feria de libros

Choir Concert                          “koair káncert”                        concierto del coro
Orchestra Concert                  “órquestra káncert”                 concierto de la orquesta
Dance Concert                        “dans káncert”                        presentación de danza

Play                                         “plei”                                        obra de teatro

Art Show                                                “art sho”                                  muestra de arte

Soccer Championship             “sáker chémpianship”            campeonato de fútbol

Football Game                         “fútbal geim”                           partido de fútbol norteamericano

 

** paseo por el campo en un camión con heno o paja, frecuentamente con personas disfrazadas que espantan en el camino

 

(2) and (3) Write the day of the week, month, date, and time of the event./ Escriba el día de semana, mes, fecha y hora del evento.

 

(4) Choose where the event will be, and add the address. Include the name of the place where you see […]./ Elija dónde se realizará el evento y agrega la dirección. Incluya el nombre del lugar donde se ve [...].

 
The... Farm                              “da…farm”               La Granja/Estancia de…
...Elementary School               “…eleméntri skul”   escuela básica
…Middle School                      “…mídal skul”         escuela media
…High School                         “… jai skul”             escuela segundaria
…College                                 “…kálech”               universidad pequeña
…University                            “… iunivérsity”        universidad grande
…Church                                 “…church”               iglesia
…Theater                                                “...thíater”                                teatro
…Auditorium                           “…aditórium”           auditorio
…Cinema                                 “…cínema”              cine
…Gymnasium                          “…chimnásium”      gimnasio
…Park                                     “…park”                   parque
…Field                                     “…fild”                     cancha o campo de deportes
…Stadium                                “…steídium”            estadio
 

(5) and (6) Write the admission price for kids and adults, or choose one of the following./ Escriba el valor de adhesión para niños y adultos, o elija una de las seguientes frases.

 
free                                         “fri”                                          gratis

voluntary donation                  “válanteri doneíshan”              donación voluntaria

 

(8) Choose a word to describe how you think the event will be./ Elija una palabra que describa cómo cree que será el evento.

 
fun           “fan”         entretenido              interesting               “íntresting”              interesante

great        “greit”      muy bueno              scary                       “skery”                     que da miedo         

(9) Say the names of the people who you’re going with./ Diga los nombres de las personas con quienes irá al evento.

 
(10) Decide how you’re getting there./ Decida cómo llegarán.
 

in Mariana’s car       “in Marianas car”    en el coche de Mariana

in my car                 “in mai car”             en mi coche

by bus                     “bai bás”                 en bus

by shuttle                                “bai shátal”             en minibús

by bike                     “bai baik”                                en bicicleta

walking                    “waking”                  a píe
 

(11) and (12) Decide where you’re meeting and at what time./ Decida dónde y a qué hora se reunirán para ir juntos.

 

Ted’s house                                            “Teds jaus”             la casa de Ted

my house                                                                “mai jaus”                                mi casa

here                                                         “jir”                          aquí

the bus stop                                            “da bástap”             la parada de buses

 
(13) Decide whether or not you want to go./ Decida si desea ir o no.
 
Sure        “Shur”      bueno                      No            “no”          no




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