Listening: The Magic of Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni (Podcast) – Dual Spanish – SPJ 017

In this session, practice your Spanish comprehension skills with an article about The Magic of Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni. This Dual Conversational Spanish Practice is designed to help you understand when native Spanish speakers talk to you, or when you hear them talking on TV.

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Here are the first section of the Dialogue:

 

Section 1:

El Salar de Uyuni es el desierto de sal más grande y alto del mundo con una superficie de más de 10500 kilómetros cuadrados, el equivalente a poco más de 4000 millas cuadradas. Este desierto se ubica en la región suroeste de Bolivia y es parte del altiplano de la Cordillera de los Andes. Para ponerlo en contexto, la superficie de este desierto es 8 veces más grande que la ciudad de Los Ángeles California.

 

Here are the sentences again, first in Spanish, then in English and Spanish again so you can link the pieces together…

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Sentence 1 in Spanish (1st time)

El Salar de Uyuni es el desierto de sal más grande y alto del mundo.

Sentence 1 in English (simplified translation)

The Salar de Uyuni is the biggest and highest salt desert in the world.

Sentence 1 in Spanish (2nd time)

El Salar de Uyuni es el desierto de sal más grande y alto del mundo.

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Sentence 2 in Spanish (1st time)

Tiene una superficie de más de diez mil quinientos kilómetros cuadrados, el equivalente a poco más de cuatro mil millas cuadradas.

Sentence 2 in English (simplified translation)

It has a surface of more than 10500 square kilometers, the equivalent of a little over 4000 square miles.

Sentence 2 in Spanish (2nd time)

Tiene una superficie de más de diez mil quinientos kilómetros cuadrados, el equivalente a poco más de cuatro mil millas cuadradas.

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Sentence 3 in Spanish (1st time)

Este desierto se ubica en la región suroeste de Bolivia y es parte del altiplano de la Cordillera de los Andes.

Sentence 3 in English (simplified translation)

This desert is located in the southwest region of Bolivia and it is part of the high plateau of the Andes.

Sentence 3 in Spanish (2nd time)

Este desierto se ubica en la región suroeste de Bolivia y es parte del altiplano de la Cordillera de los Andes.

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