Spanish speaking countries and their greetings
At the end of this module, the students will be able to:
1. Identify the different ways people greeting
2. Answer questions based on the content
There are twenty countries that have Spanish as their official language. There are nineteen Spanish speaking countries in Latin America and one in Europe (Spain). In addition to the countries that have Spanish as their official language, in the United States more than 40,000,000 people speak Spanish.
Spanish speaking countries and their nationalities
Here is the list of the twenty Spanish speaking countries and the nationality of their people. Note that nationalities in Spanish do not require a capital letter at the beginning. Moreover, most nationalities have a masculine and feminine version.
|Nacionalidad (versión masculina)
|Nacionalidad (versión femenina)
As you complete the activities below, copy and paste the following special characters as needed: á, é, í, ó, ú, ñ, ¿, ¡
El saludo de cada país latino
There are twenty Spanish speaking countries. Although all of them speak Spanish, they have different ways to greet their friends. Watch the video below to learn how friends greet each other in different Spanish speaking countries. Have you heard any of these greetings? Do you know any one who uses any of the greetings mentioned in the video? (Video Transcript)
Now, complete the activities below based on the information in the video.
Complete the sentences by choosing the greeting (saludo) for each of the nationalities.
Mark each sentence as "Cierto" (True) or "Falso" (False).