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1

They are going to study tomorrow

Van a estudiar mañana

tomorrow - mañana

2

José never eats in the morning

José nunca come en la mañana

morning - la mañana. Note that you must include the article la before mañana in order to say "morning". If not, you will say "tomorrow"

3

They (masc.) are going to prepare our lunch

Ellos van a preparar nuestro almuerzo

to prepare - preparar

4

We are going to make food with our cousins

Vamos a hacer la comida con nuestros primos

food, meal - la comida

5

Do you always eat healthy food?

¿Siempre comes comida sana?

healthy - sano

6

Aren't you going to want something to eat?

¿No vas a querer algo de comer?

something to (verb) - algo de (infinitive)

7

You don't like meat?

¿No te gusta la carne?

meat - la carne

8

Santiago and Joaquín, aren't you going to eat ham?

Santiago y Joaquín, ¿no van a comer jamón?

ham - el jamón

9

Valentina says that she wants to prepare the chicken

Valentina dice que quiere preparar el pollo

chicken - el pollo

10

Are you all going to want to eat fish?

¿Van a querer comer pescado?

fish - el pescado, el pez. Note that pez is normally used to describe live fish, while pescado is used to describe fish as food

11

I am not preparing breakfast; I'm making my lunch

No estoy preparando el desayuno; estoy haciendo mi almuerzo

breakfast - el desayuno

12

Do you want to eat lunch with me?

¿Quieres almorzar conmigo?

to eat lunch - almorzar. Almorzar is a stem-changing o - ue verb in the present tense

13

Do you want to come to eat dinner? We are going to eat dinner at my grandmother's house

¿Quieres venir a cenar? Vamos a cenar en la casa de mi abuela

to eat dinner - cenar

14

Are they going to come or not?

¿Van a venir o no?

or not - o no

15

Who is going to make dinner, you or me?

¿Quién va a hacer la cena, tú o yo?

dinner - la cena

16

Victoria eats fruit with her breakfast every day

Victoria come fruta con su desayuno todos los días

fruit - la fruta

17

When I make something to eat at the university, I never make vegetables

Cuando hago de comer en la universidad, nunca hago verduras

vegetables - la verdura, los vegetales

18

I am going to order chicken with vegetables, and you?

Yo voy a pedir pollo con verduras, ¿y tú?

to ask for, to order (at a restaurant) - pedir. Note that pedir is conjugated like servir (i.e. yo pido, tú pides, él pide, nosotros pedimos, etc.)

19

What is the difference between the words preguntar and pedir, which both mean "to ask"?

  • preguntar refers only to asking questions 
  • pedir refers to asking for something (as a request)

20

We are going to prepare the dessert with our grandma

Vamos a preparar el postre con nuestra abuela

dessert - el postre

21

Do you want something to drink?

¿Quieres algo de beber?

to drink - beber, tomar. Note that beber is a regular -er ending verb. Also note that in Spanish, it is often more common to use tomar, in order to say "to drink". (e.g. tomar café rather than beber café)

22

José does not want that drink, he wants this drink

José no quiere esa bebida, quiere esta bebida

drink - la bebida

23

Valeria and I want to drink juice with our breakfast

Valeria y yo queremos beber jugo con nuestro desayuno

juice - el jugo

24

Raúl is going to drink orange juice but Jaime is going to drink coffee

Raúl va a beber jugo de naranja pero Jaime va a tomar café

orange - la naranja. Note that in Spanish you always say jugo de + (fruit)

25

My father never puts milk in his coffee

Mi padre nunca pone leche en su café

milk - la leche

26

Maricarmen is making rice with chicken

Maricarmen está haciendo arroz con pollo

rice - el arroz

27

In Mexico we are going to eat a lot of rice and beans

En México vamos a comer mucho arroz y frijoles

beans - los frijoles. Note that the singular is frijol. Also note that the plural for nouns ending in a consonant is formed by adding -es

28

Fernando eats eggs every day

Fernando come huevos todos los días

egg - el huevo

29

Roberto is going to ask for some bread with his dinner

Roberto va a pedir pan con su cena

bread - el pan

30

Why is this dessert so sweet?

¿Por qué está tan dulce este postre?

sweet - dulce. Note that in this case we use estar instead of ser because the "sweetness" is a characteristic that does not normally belong to this dessert. If the dessert is inherently sweet, you'd say Este postre es dulce

31

Who is going to make the cake?

¿Quién va a hacer el pastel?

cake - el pastel, la tarta

32

We are going to eat with these plates tonight

Vamos a comer con estos platos esta noche

plate - el plato

33

Alejandra and Mariana want this dish

Alejandra y Mariana quieren este platillo

dish - el platillo.  Sometimes, it is acceptable to just use the word plato (plate) to refer to a culinary dish

34

The chef doesn't want to cook my favorite dish

El cocinero no quiere cocinar mi platillo favorito

chef - el cocinero, la cocinera

35

I want to order a traditional Mexican dish

Quiero pedir un platillo típico mexicano

traditional - típico

36

Paloma is going to order bread and cheese, and you?

Paloma va a pedir pan y queso, ¿y tú?

cheese - el queso

37

I take my coffee with milk and sugar

Tomo mi café con leche y azúcar

sugar - el/la azúcar. Note that "sugar" can be masculine or feminine, although it is more common to say el azúcar

38

I am going to buy bread, butter, sugar and fruit

Voy a comprar pan, mantequilla, azúcar y fruta

butter - la mantequilla

39

Are you going to put a bit of sugar in your coffee?

¿Vas a poner un poco de azúcar en tu café?

a bit - un poco. Note that in order to say "a very little bit" you can use the diminutive of poco, which is poquito

40

Esteban does not want to add cheese to his eggs

Esteban no quiere agregar queso a sus huevos

to add - agregar, añadir

41

The beans do not have salt; are you going to add a tiny bit?

Los frijoles no tienen sal; ¿vas a agregar un poquito?

salt - la sal

42

Ana wants a bit of salad with her dinner

Ana quiere un poco de ensalada con su cena

salad - la ensalada

43

This soup is bad; it has a lot of salt

Esta sopa está mala; tiene mucha sal

soup - la sopa

44

Mom is going to buy bananas and oranges

Mamá va a comprar plátanos y naranjas

banana - el plátano, el banano, la banana. Note that the use of plátano, banana or banano depends on the country. In some countries, plátano only refers to "plantains"

45

Do you think that Pamela is making apple or orange juice?

¿Crees que Pamela está haciendo jugo de manzana o de naranja?

apple - la manzana

46

Liselle and Jimena are putting cheese and tomato in the salad

Liselle y Jimena están poniendo queso y tomate en la ensalada

tomato - el tomate

47

My sister and I are going to the supermarket; do you want to go with us?

Mi hermana y yo vamos a ir al supermercado; ¿quieres ir con nosotras?

supermarket - el supermercardo, el super

48

Beatriz and Alberto are going to cook dinner

Beatriz y Alberto van a cocinar la cena

to cook - cocinar

49

Where is Teresa? Is she cooking in the kitchen?

¿Dónde está Teresa? ¿Está cocinando en la cocina?

kitchen - la cocina

50

We want some potatoes with our meat and vegetables

Queremos unas papas con nuestra carne y verduras

potato - la papa. Note that diference between el papá ("dad") and la papa ("potato" ). Also, be sure to use the feminine article for potato; el papa means "the Pope"!

51

You are going to buy a dozen bananas, right?

Vas a comprar una docena de plátanos, ¿verdad?

a dozen - una docena

52

We are on our way to your house; where are you?

Vamos en camino a tu casa; ¿dónde estás?

way (direction) - el camino. En camino means "on the way"

53

I don't like his way of cooking

No me gusta su manera de cocinar

way (manner) - la manera, el modo

54

How good your soup is! / Your soup is so good!

¡Qué rica está tu sopa!

rich, good (food) - rico. Note that when talking about food, rico means "good", "delicious" or "rich". It is more common than simply saying bueno

55

Your cake tastes very good

Tu pastel sabe muy rico

to taste (food) - saber. Note that the verb saber can mean both "to know" and "to taste", depending on context

56

It tastes like chicken

Sabe a pollo

to taste like - saber a

57

Are these vegetables rotten?

¿Están podridas estas verduras?

rotten - podrido

58

It smells like rotten eggs

Huele a huevos podridos

to smell like - oler a. Note the -o -> -ue stem change, and the addition of h

59

Jorge wants half an apple

Jorge quiere media manzana

half - medio. Note that medio is used as an adjective and must agree with the gender and number of the noun that it describes

60

Andrés wants one half of the apple

Andrés quiere la mitad de la manzana

middle, half of - la mitad

61

No, I only want half

No, sólo quiero la mitad

only - sólo. Note that sólo is short for solamente

62

My uncle is sad because he is always alone

Mi tío está triste porque siempre está solo

alone - solo. Note the difference between sólo "only" and solo "alone"

63

What is the difference between the words sólo and solo?

  • sólo means "only"
  • solo means "alone"

 

64

José is always half-drunk when we go to his house

José siempre está medio borracho cuando vamos a su casa

drunk - borracho

65

My mom wants half a kilogram of apples

Mi mamá quiere medio kilo de manzanas

kilogram - kilo. Note that in Spanish-speaking countries things are measured in kilograms, not pounds

66

The apple measures four and a half inches

La manzana mide cuatro pulgadas y media

inch - una pulgada. However, in Spanish-speaking countries, the metric system of measurements is used

67

How many centimeters does this plate measure?

¿Cuántos centímetros mide este plato?

centimeter - un centímetro

68

What is the height of this building?

¿Cuál es la altura de este edificio?

height - la altura

69

Maricarmen is very tall; she is almost six feet tall

Maricarmen es muy alta; ella mide casi seis pies de altura

foot (measurement) - un pie

70

I (f.) am very short; I measure one meter and fifty-six centimetres

Yo soy muy baja; mido un metro y cincuenta y seis centímetros

meter - un metro

71

This meat doesn't cost anything; I am going to buy a lot

Esta carne no cuesta nada; voy a comprar mucha

to cost - costar. Note that costar changes base from -o to -ue in the present tense

72

These apples cost two dollars per kilogram

Estas manzanas cuestan dos dólares el kilo

per - el, la. Note that the English word "per" can be expressed by simply using the definite article el or la

73

Are you going to eat breakfast with the family?

¿Vas a desayunar con la familia?

to eat breakfast - desayunar. Desayunar is conjugated like any -ar verb.

74

We eat breakfast together every morning

Desayunamos juntos cada mañana

together - juntos / juntas