Dialogue

Vocabulary

Learn New Words FAST with this Lesson’s Vocab Review List

Get this lesson’s key vocab, their translations and pronunciations. Sign up for your Free Lifetime Account Now and get 7 Days of Premium Access including this feature.

Or sign up using Facebook
Already a Member?

Lesson Transcript

INTRODUCTION
Eric: Must-Know Spanish Social Media Phrases Season 1. Lesson 16 - Going on a Trip.
Eric: Hi everyone, I'm Eric.
Alex: And I'm Alex.
Eric: In this lesson, you'll learn how to post and leave comments in Spanish about being at the airport, waiting for a flight. Cristina is waiting at the airport for her flight, posts an image of it, and leaves this comment:
Alex: ¡Me choca cuando se atrasan los vuelos!
Eric: Meaning - "I hate it when flights are delayed!" Listen to a reading of the post and the comments that follow.
DIALOGUE
Cristina: ¡Me choca cuando se atrasan los vuelos!
Angélica: Por favor avisa cuando vayas a abordar.
Karen: ¡Mejor tarde que nunca!
Paco: Voy a estar esperando mi recuerdo.
Javier: Ese aeropuerto es terrible, buena suerte.
Eric: Listen again with the English translation.
Cristina: ¡Me choca cuando se atrasan los vuelos!
Eric: "I hate it when flights are delayed!"
Angélica: Por favor avisa cuando vayas a abordar.
Eric: "Please let me know when you’re going to board."
Karen: ¡Mejor tarde que nunca!
Eric: "Better late than never!"
Paco: Voy a estar esperando mi recuerdo.
Eric: "I’ll be waiting for my souvenir."
Javier: Ese aeropuerto es terrible, buena suerte.
Eric: "That airport is terrible, good luck."
POST
Eric: Listen again to Cristina's post.
Alex: ¡Me choca cuando se atrasan los vuelos!
Eric: "I hate it when flights are delayed!"
Alex: (SLOW) ¡Me choca cuando se atrasan los vuelos! (Regular) ¡Me choca cuando se atrasan los vuelos!
Eric: Let's break this down. First is an expression meaning "I hate it when."
Alex: Me choca cuando
Eric: This is a very common phrase used in informal conversations. It literally means "It crashes to me when..." meaning that something bothers you or you hate something or someone. Listen again- "I hate it when" is...
Alex: (SLOW) Me choca cuando (REGULAR) Me choca cuando
Eric: Then comes the phrase - "flights are delayed."
Alex: se atrasan los vuelos
Eric: Mexico is one of the countries with the most airports in the world. 58 of its airports are international airports. Listen again- "flights are delayed" is...
Alex: (SLOW) se atrasan los vuelos (REGULAR) se atrasan los vuelos
Eric: All together, "I hate it when flights are delayed!"
Alex: ¡Me choca cuando se atrasan los vuelos!
COMMENTS
Eric: In response, Cristina's friends leave some comments.
Eric: Her neighbor, Angélica, uses an expression meaning - "Please let me know when you’re going to board."
Alex: (SLOW) Por favor avisa cuando vayas a abordar. (REGULAR) Por favor avisa cuando vayas a abordar.
[Pause]
Alex: Por favor avisa cuando vayas a abordar.
Eric: Use this expression to show you’re feeling warmhearted.
Eric: Her husband's high school friend, Karen, uses an expression meaning - "Better late than never!"
Alex: (SLOW) ¡Mejor tarde que nunca! (REGULAR) ¡Mejor tarde que nunca!
[Pause]
Alex: ¡Mejor tarde que nunca!
Eric: Use this expression to show you’re feeling optimistic.
Eric: Her nephew, Paco, uses an expression meaning - "I’ll be waiting for my souvenir."
Alex: (SLOW) Voy a estar esperando mi recuerdo. (REGULAR) Voy a estar esperando mi recuerdo.
[Pause]
Alex: Voy a estar esperando mi recuerdo.
Eric: Use this expression to show you’re feeling cynical.
Eric: Her college friend, Javier, uses an expression meaning - "That airport is terrible, good luck."
Alex: (SLOW) Ese aeropuerto es terrible, buena suerte. (REGULAR) Ese aeropuerto es terrible, buena suerte.
[Pause]
Alex: Ese aeropuerto es terrible, buena suerte.
Eric: Use this expression to show you’re feeling pessimistic.
OUTRO
Eric: Okay everyone, that's all for this lesson. If a friend posted something about being at the airport, waiting for a flight, which phrase would you use? Leave us a comment letting us know. And we'll see you next time!
Alex: Hasta pronto.

1 Comment

Hide
Please to leave a comment.
😄 😞 😳 😁 😒 😎 😠 😆 😅 😜 😉 😭 😇 😴 😮 😈 ❤️️ 👍
Sorry, please keep your comment under 800 characters. Got a complicated question? Try asking your teacher using My Teacher Messenger.
Sorry, please keep your comment under 800 characters.

SpanishPod101.com
Friday at 6:30 pm
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

If a friend posted something about being at the airport, waiting for a flight which phrase would you use?