Adivina, adivina. Guess it!

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.)


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

(el azúcar)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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

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