g
Printer Friendly Version

editor  
BellaOnline's Spanish Language Editor
 

Adivina, adivina. Guess it!

Do you like riddles? Here we have four Spanish riddles (adivinanzas, in Spanish). It it not just a question of gueesing them, but also to learn more vocabulary.
So, are you ready? (Answers are "hidden" below each riddle: Select with the mouse the lines between the riddle and the sound link and you'll find the answer.)

(Source: Adivinancero.com)

Soy blanca como la nieve
y dulce como la miel;
yo alegro los pasteles
y la leche con café.

(el azúcar)

Listen to this riddle

blanca = (fem.) White
como = as, like
nieve = snow
dulce = sweet
miel = honey
(yo) alegro = I liven up
pastel = cake, pie
leche = milk


Aunque tengo cuatro patas
yo nunca puedo correr,
tengo la comida encima
y no la puedo comer.

(La mesa)

Listen to this riddle
aunque = although
pata = leg, also used with furniture ;-)
correr = to run.
comida = food
encima = on
comer = to eat


Blanco es,
la gallina lo pone,
con aceite se fríe
y con pan se come.

(el huevo)

Listen to this riddle
gallina = hen
aceite = oil
se fríe = it is fried
pan = bread
se come = it is eaten


Llenos de agua,
llenos de vino,
sobre la mesa están
y son de cristal fino.

(Los vasos)

Listen to this riddle
lleno = full
agua = water
vino = wine
sobre = on
fino = fine / high quality(el huevo)




Recommended material:

Learn Spanish with SpanishPod.com
Learn Spanish with free lessons, vibrant community, web review, vocab study & more.

Spanish Language Site @ BellaOnline
View This Article in Regular Layout

Content copyright © 2013 by Angeles Fernández. All rights reserved.
This content was written by Angeles Fernández. If you wish to use this content in any manner, you need written permission. Contact Angeles Fernández for details.



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2013 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.


BellaOnline Editor