Spanish Story: A New Puppy

Spanish Story – A New Puppy

Spanish Short Story for Children in the 3rd person, present tense.   Video, Online Quiz + Worksheets.

Verbs in the Story

Practice in the 3rd person Present Tense:

TENER – to have
Tiene  =  she has
Tiene miedo    =  She is frightened (She has fear!)

GUSTAR – to like
Le gusta = she likes (it is pleasing to her)

ENCANTAR – to love
Me encanta = I love (it is delightful to me)
Le encanta = She loves (it is delightful to her)

Es  =  She is
Es hermosa   =  she is beautiful
Es cariñosa    =  she is affectionate

Está  =  She is
Está en la ropa sucia
=  she is in the dirty washing.


Video clip with Subtitles in Spanish and English:

Video clip with ONLY Spanish Subtitles:

PDF Worksheets:
Gap Fill Worksheet

Spanish Story + Questions Worksheet

Online Quiz

This quiz is also available on its own separate page here:
Online Quiz

#1. Maggie arrives at our house.

#2. What is Maggie like? She is beautiful! ? Don't forget that beautiful Maggie is a girl - Adjectives need to agree.

#3. Everything is new. She is frightened of the garden.

#4. Maggie is very affectionate

#5. She is in the washing.

#6. She likes playing. She likes to play with me.

#7. She loves the snow.

#8. She likes the beach and the countryside too.

#9. She does not like baths. ? BathS are not pleasing to her!

#10. She likes living with us.



¡Muy bien!


Have another go.

Try this practice first:

My Dog in Spanish

image for simple Spanish story