Colors in Spanish
This free audio lesson is on colors in Spanish. The colors are probably one group of words that you will use most frequently when speaking Spanish. You will be surprised by how often knowing the colors in Spanish is required: describing your favorite flower, going shopping, or in other daily situations.
After you've learned the vocabulary below, you can start building longer sentences. An important phrase to remember is--Mi color favorito es _____ (My favorite color is ______). See how easy it is to start making conversation in a new language with just a few vocabulary words?
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Vocabulary: The colors pronounced in Spanish
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brown / coffee-colored
brown / chestnut (used for hair)
sky blue / light blue
purple / dark purple
purple / violet
un color claro
a light color
un color oscuro
a dark color
el cielo es celeste
the sky is light blue
You’ve added a whole host of new words to your Spanish vocabulary bank. Make sure you do the Reinforcement activities at the bottom of the lesson to really make it all stick!
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