s18. Intro to Spanish – Week 3

Hola, amigos,

Not much new today!  We reviewed!

Review Worksheet & Notes

Websites/Apps to try:

  • translate.google.com
  • www.duolingo.com
  • www.memrise.com

Asking where someone is from: 


¿De dónde es (usted)?

Where are you from?


Soy de ________.

I’m from  ________.


For a more detailed online lesson on asking where someone is from:

About formal and informal

We spent some time discussing today about why we are learning the formal in our class and when it is appropriate to use the informal.  Here are a few phrases and their informal versions if you would like to add them to your flashcards.

Question in English

  • Formal
  • Informal

And you? (What about you?)

  • ¿Y usted?
  • ¿Y tú?

What do you call yourself?  (What’s your  name?)

  • ¿Cómo se llama (usted)?
  • ¿Cómo te llamas (tú)?

How are you?

  • ¿Cómo está (usted)?
  • ¿Cómo estás (tú)?

Where are you from?

  • ¿De dónde es (usted)?
  • ¿De dónde eres (tú)?

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