Para terminar… ¡Conversemos!

ILLO 0.5
Attribution: By Mosborne01, licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0.

Paso 1. Now think about everything you have learned about greetings and introductions in this module and through this text. With one or two classmates, summarize the information you could give someone who is interested in knowing what to do in formal and informal situations in a Spanish-speaking country. Use the following table.

América Latina España
Situación formal Situación informal Situación formal Situación informal
Saludo verbal Buenos días,…
Saludo no verbal Apretón de manos
Pronombre de sujeto (singular y plural)
Presentaciones (Introductions)

Paso 2. Create a formal or informal situation with your partners. Use the verbal and non verbal forms of communication you included in your table in Paso 1. You will present your skit to the rest of the class. Include the following:

  1. Greeting
  2. Introductions
  3. One or two questions to get to know the other person

Now it’s time to synthesize and apply everything we have learned in this module. Let’s go to