Instructional Resources: Writing Task Questions – Spanish II

Instructional Resources: Writing Task Questions - Spanish I

Instructional Resources: Writing Task Questions – Spanish II

Module 1
Identify and adapt articles of clothing, colors, shapes, and weather conditions with the verbs HACER and TENER.
1. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

It’s very cold outside, I’m wearing wool boots.
Hace [1] [2] afuera, yo [3] [4] [5] de [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
llevo, lana, frío, mucho, unas, botas

2. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

It’s very warm outside, I’m wearing my swimsuit and sandals.
Hace [1] [2] afuera, yo [3] mi [4] de [5] y [6] [7].

Drop-down List of Answers
llevo, unas, traje, sandalias, mucho, baño, calor

3. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

Yo llevo una ______ negra.
I wear a black shirt (long sleeves).

4. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

Yo llevo unos __________ azules.
I wear blue pants.

5. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

Ella lleva un ________ rojo.
She wears a red hat.

6. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

My white blouse is made of fine silk.
Mi [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
blanca, es, blusa, fina, de, seda

7. Match the following words in Spanish with their English equivalents.

A. el sol / the sun
B. la lluvia / the rain
C. la nieve / the snow
D. la llovizna / the drizzle
E. la neblina / the fog
F. it’s hot / hace calor
G. it’s cold / hace frío
H. it’s cloudy / está nublado

8. Match the following words in Spanish with their English equivalents.

A. azul / blue
B. verde / green
C. blanco / white
D. negro / black
E. cuadrado / square
F. estrella / star
G. cubo / cube
H. círculo / circle

9. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

¡ Tengo ______ !
I’m hungry!

10. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

¡ Tengo ___ !
I’m thirsty!

Module 2
Discuss the house and home, furniture, and chores while utilizing irregular (stem-changing) verbs.
1. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I sleep in my bedroom, I cook in the kitchen, and I eat in the dining room.
Yo [1] en mi [2], yo [3] en la [4], y yo [5] en el [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
cocino, como, duermo, comedor, cocina, dormitorio

2. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I clean all of the plates in the kitchen, and I sweep the porch of my house.
Yo [1] todos los [2] en la [3], y yo [4] el [5] [6] mi [7].

Drop-down List of Answers
cocina, barro, platos, de, lavo, casa, pátio

3. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

La estufa está en la ______.
The stove is in the kitchen.

4. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

La cama está en el __________.
The bed is in the bedroom.

5. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I have to make the bed, run the vacuum, and water the plants.
Yo tengo que [1] la [2], [3] la [4], y [5] las [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
cama, aspiradora, plantas, hacer, pasar, regar

6. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

I sleep in my bed
Yo ______ en mi cama.

7. Match the following personal pronouns in Spanish with the correctly conjugated verb.

ENTENDER : To understand

A. yo / entiendo
B. tú / entiendes
C. ella / entiende
D. nosotros / entendemos
E. vosotros / entendéis
F. ustedes / entienden

8. Match the following personal pronouns in Spanish with the correctly conjugated verb.

PEDIR : To ask (for) …

A. yo / pido
B. tú / pides
C. usted / pide
D. nosotros / pedimos
E. vosotros / pedis
F. ustedes / piden

9. Match the following personal pronouns in Spanish with the correctly conjugated verb.

PODER : To be able to (can do)

A. yo / puedo
B. tú / puedes
C. ella / puede
D. nosotros / podemos
E. vosotros / podéis
F. ellas / pueden

10. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

Yo _____ mi cama cada día.
I make my bed every day.

Module 3
Identify and discuss daily routines at home and ordinal numbers while utilizing reflexive verbs.
1. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

At night, I dress myself in pajamas and I lay down in my bed.
Por la [1], yo [2] [3] en mis [4] y yo me [5] en mi [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
visto, pijamas, noche, cama, me, acuesto

2. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

First, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth …
[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6], [7], [8] …

Drop-down List of Answers
tercero, quinto, sexto, primero, séptimo, segundo, cuarto, octavo

3. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

They greet each other at the house and then they hug each other,
[1] [2] [3] [4] la [5] y [6] se [7].

Drop-down List of Answers
en, abrazan, Ellos, saludan, entonces, se, casa

4. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

Fourth, fifth, sixth…
Cuarto, ______, sexto

5. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.
(Hint: Three words in the blank …)

I wake myself up …
__ __ _______ …

6. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.
(Hint: Three words in the blank …)

I sit (myself) down …
__ __ _______ …

7. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.
(Hint: Three words in the blank …)

I have (am having) fun …
__ __ _______ …

8. Match the words in Spanish with their English equivalents.

A. first / primero
B. second / segundo
C. next / próximo
D. finally / finalmente
E. before / antes
F. after / después
G. soon / pronto
H. later / luego

9. Match the reflexive sentences in Spanish with their missing words.

A. Yo ___ ducho. / me
B. Tú __ vistes. / te
C. Ella __ maquilla. / se
D. Nosotros ___ arreglamos. / nos
E. Vosotros ___ laváis. / os

10. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.
(Hint: Three words in the blank …)

They kiss each other …
_____ __ _______ …

Module 4
Identify emotions and discuss extended family members by engaging past participles, and the verb ESTAR.
1. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

My brother is not very happy today.
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7].

Drop-down List of Answers
no, muy, Mi, feliz, hermano, hoy, está

2. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

My sister is very nervous for her exam tomorrow.
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9].

Drop-down List of Answers
está, examen, Mi, mañana, muy, hermana, por, nerviosa, su

3. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

My cousins are angry because they have to work next week.
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] la [10] [11].

Drop-down List of Answers
están, tienen, trabajar, que, Mis, enojados, próxima, primos, semana, porque, ellos

4. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.
(Masculine gender please.)

I am very sick.
Yo estoy muy _______.

5. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.

I am happy.
Yo estoy _____.

6. Translate the blanks left in the following sentence.
(Masculine gender please)

They are drunk …
Ellos están _________ …

7. Match the words in Spanish with their English equivalents.

A. madre / mother
B. padre / father
C. madrastra / stepmother
D. padrastro / stepfather
E. hermanastro / stepbrother
F. medio hermano / half-brother
G. hermanastra / stepsister
H. media hermana / half-sister
I. padrino / godfather
J. madrina / godmother
K. novio / boyfriend – engaged
L. novia / girlfriend – engaged

8. Match the words in Spanish with their English equivalents.

A. aburrido / bored
B. asustado / scared
C. alegre / happy
D. cansado / tired
E. celoso / jealous
F. deprimido / depressed
G. enfermo / sick
H. ocupado / busy
I. triste / sad
J. sano / healthy
K. sorprendido / surprised
L. equivocado / wrong

9. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

My friend is too tired to drive home.
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] a la [8].

Drop-down List of Answers
está, cansado, manejar, Mi, para, amigo, casa, demasiado

10. Fill in the blank with an appropriate response to the question.

What is the three-letter ending for Past Participles with [-IR] verbs?

Module 5
Discuss breakfast, lunch and dinner while adapting the verbs GUSTAR and ENCANTAR.
1. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I like eggs, bacon, toast, and juice for breakfast.
[1] [2] [3], [4], [5], y [6] [7] [8].

Drop-down List of Answers
los huevos, el pan tostado, para, el jugo, Me, el desayuno, el tocino, gustan

2. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I don’t like to eat a large lunch.
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
gusta, un almuerzo, grande, No, comer, me

3. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I would like a bottle of water please.
[1] [2] [3] de [4] [5].

Drop-down List of Answers
gustaría, agua, por favor, Me, una botella

4. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I love to eat ice cream in the summer.
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
comer, en, el verano, Me, el helado, encanta

5. Match the Spanish words with the English equivalent.

A. el batido / milkshake
B. el helado / ice cream
C. el pastel / cake
D. la fresa / strawberry
E. el café / coffee
F. el postre / dessert
G. la galleta / cookie
H. la fruta / fruit
I. el chocolate / chocolate
J. el dulce / candy

6. Match the Spanish words with the English equivalent.

A. la comida / food
B. el desayuno / breakfast
C. los huevos / eggs
D. la fruta / fruit
E. el arroz / rice
F. la leche / milk
G. la mantequilla / butter
H. el pan / bread
I. el jarabe / syrup
J. el café / coffee

7. Match the forms of GUSTAR with their appropriate translations.
(HINT: It’s all about the little changes…)

A. Me gustan / They are pleasing to me …
B. Me gusta / It is pleasing to me …
C.¿Le gusta? / Does it please you?
D. Nos gustan / They please us …
E. Les gusta / It pleases them …
F. Le gustan / They please him …

8. Fill in the blank with the appropriate phrase in Spanish.
(HINT: Three words in one blank …)

I like to eat.
__ _____ _____.

9. Fill in the blank with the appropriate phrase in Spanish.
(HINT: Four words in one blank …)

I like beans
__ _____ ___ _____.

10. Fill in the blank with the appropriate phrase in Spanish.

(HINT: Four words in one blank …)
We like wine.
__ _____ __ _____.

Module 6
Discuss activities at home, on the town, and will engage the preterite past tense.
1. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I would like the check please.
[1] [2] la [3] [4] [5].

Drop-down List of Answers
cuenta, por, Me, favor, gustaría

2. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

Are credit cards taken here?
¿[1] [2] las [3] [4] [5] [6]?

Drop-down List of Answers
tarjetas, de, Se, crédito, aquí, aceptan

3. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

Do you have apples, oranges, or strawberries?
¿[1] [2] [3], [4], o [5]?

Drop-down List of Answers
usted, las naranjas, Tiene, las fresas, las manzanas

4. Place the words in the following sentence in the correct order.

I like to run, swim, and rest in the shade.
[1] [2] [3], [4], y [5] en la [6].

Drop-down List of Answers
gusta, nadar, sombra, Me, correr, descansar

5. Match the Spanish words with the English equivalent.

A. I ate in the restaurant. / Yo comí en el restaurante.
B. You ate in the restaurant? / ¿Comiste tú en el restaurante?
C. She ate in the restaurant. / Ella comió en el restaurante.
D. We ate in the restaurant. / Nosotros comimos en el restaurante.
E. Y’all ate in the restaurant? / ¿Comisteis en el restaurante?
F. They ate in the restaurant. / Ellos comieron en el restaurante.

6. Match the Spanish words with the English equivalent.

A. I spoke with him. / Yo hablé con él.
B. Did you speak with him? / ¿Hablaste tú con él?
C. She spoke to him. / Ella habló con él.
D. We spoke with him. / Nosotros hablamos con él.
E. Did y’all speak with him? / ¿Hablasteis vosotros con él?
F. They spoke to him. / Ellos hablaron con él.

7. Match the Spanish words with the English equivalent.

A. I lived in México. / Yo viví en México.
B. Did you live in Mexico? / ¿Viviste tú en México?
C. She lived in Mexico. / Ella vivió en México
D. We lived in Mexico. / Nosotros vivimos en México.
E. Did y’all live in Mexico? / ¿Vivisteis vosotros en México?
F. They lived in Mexico. / Ellos vivieron en México.

8. Fill in the blank with the appropriate phrase in Spanish.

We cleaned the house.
Nosotros _________ la casa.

9. Fill in the blank with the appropriate phrase in Spanish.

They cooked dinner.
Ellos _________ la cena.

10. Fill in the blank with the appropriate phrase in Spanish.

Did you read the book? (informal)
¿ ______ tú el libro?