Join Rob and Liz in a cafe! We teach you a few phrases that you can use to order like a native in a cafe or restaurant.

Welcome to our third podcast in the beginner’s from scratch series. We hope you’ve done your homework, and memorised all of the phrases from the last couple of weeks! If you haven’t, then check out a couple of articles in the “see also” section for techniques to make this easier for yourself.

Today, we would like to buy you a coffee! We’re going to talk about a couple of ways you can say that you want something, as well as what to expect in a typical Spanish bar or cafe, as well as a Colombian one if you feel a bit more adventurous! As always, don’t forget to check the accompanying materials below this podcast, and do let us know your thoughts in the comments section as well.

Transcript

Rob: Hello and welcome to our third podcast in our beginners Spanish from Scratch series at Spanish Obsessed. We hope you’ve done your homework from the last couple of podcasts and memorised all of the phrases from the last few weeks. If however you haven’t, then do check out a couple of articles which we’ll put below this podcast for techniques for how to make this easier for yourself. So today, Lis and I would like to buy you a coffee. We’re going 00:30 to talk about a couple of ways you can say that you want something, like a coffee or a beer in a café, as well as what to expect in a typical Spanish bar or café, as well as a Colombian one, which is where Lis is from, if you’re feeling a little bit more adventurous. As always, don’t forget to check the accompanying materials below this podcast, and do let us know you thoughts in the comments section as well. So in our conversation today, Lis has just gone into a café, hola Lis

Lis: Hola, hola a todos

Rob: And 01:00Rob, that’s me, is the waiter.

Hola! ¿Qué te pongo?

Lis: Buenas, me pones dos cortados y un café con leche, por favor.

Rob: Dos cortados y un café con leche. ¿Quieres algo más?

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