Un Día En Español 5: Surprise At The CN Tower

In this episode of our podcast for Spanish beginners, Ángela’s life changes forever atop a tower in Canada.
Un Día En Español 5: Surprise At The CN Tower

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Episode 5: Surprise At The CN Tower

Ángela and her boyfriend have been in a long-distance relationship between Colombia and Canada for years. But now, Ángela is finally able to spend some time with her boyfriend while she takes an English course in Toronto. One day, they go on a date at the CN Tower, and Ángela gets the surprise of a lifetime.

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Key Vocabulary

el novio, la novia 

boyfriend, girlfriend

la relación a distancia 

long-distance relationship 

el mensaje 

(text) message 

extrañar 

to miss someone 

estar enamorado/a 

to be in love 

juntos/as 

together 

el atardecer 

sunset 

la noche 

night 

la vista 

view 

el lago 

lake 

el mar

sea 

confundido/a 

confused 

¿Te quieres casar conmigo? 

Will you marry me?

estar sin palabras 

to be speechless 

inesperado/a 

unexpected 

bonito 

beautiful 

el prometido, la prometida 

fiancé, fiancée 

el cambio 

change 

casados/as 

married 

Dynamic Transcript

Show Notes

Un día en español is produced by the language experts at Babbel. The show is hosted by Sebastian Escobar. Editing and sound design by Iván Simonovis Pertiñez. Our producers are Elin Asklöv, Carmela López, Dylan Lyons, Andy Nielsen and Madeleine Townsend-Clark. Our executive producers are Jen Jordan and Daniel Meehan. Special thanks to Ángela Valderrama for sharing her story on this episode.

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Dylan Lyons
Dylan is a senior content producer, overseeing video and podcast projects for the U.S. team. He studied journalism at Ithaca College and has an MBA from NYU. Before joining Babbel, Dylan managed social media for CBS News. His interests include reading, writing, politics, and anything sweet. Dylan lives in New York City.
Dylan is a senior content producer, overseeing video and podcast projects for the U.S. team. He studied journalism at Ithaca College and has an MBA from NYU. Before joining Babbel, Dylan managed social media for CBS News. His interests include reading, writing, politics, and anything sweet. Dylan lives in New York City.

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