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Un Día En Español 4: Meeting My Sister For The First Time

In this episode of our podcast for Spanish beginners, Melina describes meeting her sister for the very first time.
Un Día En Español 4: Meeting My Sister For The First Time

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Episode 4: Meeting My Sister For The First Time

Melina from Peru has a younger sister she’s never met, but this is about to change on a family trip to Cuzco (or as some people spell it, Cusco), the old capital of the Inca empire. Listen to Melina’s story about the very special day where she met her sister for the first time. Will the pair have anything in common?

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Key Vocabulary

el abuelo, la abuela grandfather, grandmother 
desde  since 
el esposo, la esposa  husband, wife 
estar divorciado/a  to be divorced 
el hijo, la hija  son, daughter 
lejos  far 
el hermano, la hermana  brother, sister 
conocer  to meet 
el avión  the plane 
por fin  finally 
saludarse  to greet 
el vuelo  the flight 
el grupo  the band 
la canción  the song 
sobre todo  above all, most of all, especially 
amable  kind, nice 

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 Melina Molero 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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