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El carnaval
Fat Tuesday
Los fuegos artificiales
fireworks
La corroza
float
El Disfraz
costume
El rey
King
La reina
Queen
Los reyes
royalty
El principe
prince
la princesa
princess
los dulces
candy
el payoso
clown
Le fiesta de disfraces
costume party
vestido/a
dressed as
El circo
circus
El desfile
parade
La corrida (de toros)
Bull fight/ running of the bulls
El torero
Bull fighter
El matador
Bull fighter
Romper
to break
Decorar
to decorate
Folklorico
Folk
gente
people
lleno (llena) de gente
crowded
emocionante
thrilling/exciting
llover
to rain
nevar
to snow
luego
then/later
cada
each
llegar (preterito)
arrive
What are the fiestas de san fermin? Where is it celebrated? When does it begin and how long does it last? What makes it more unique than other holidays?
They are festivals for the saint "fermin" of the city of PAMPLONA, SPAIN. it starts on July 7th and lasts a week, and it is unique because it is defined by many bull fights and the famous "running of the bulls"
At what time are the bulls released every morning? To where do they run?
they are released at 7 oclock in the mornings and they run about a half a mile down the main street of pamplona to the "plaza de toros" (the bull ring)
How are the male runners dressed? Why? How far is the mad dash?
They are dressed in red to "attract" the bulls. (actually bulls are colorblind and only attracted to movement). The mad dash is a half mile long.
What are some other activities that take place during this time? What is the traditional dance called?
Strength contests, parades, dancing, outdoor concerts, LOTS of drinking, religious ceremony. The dance is "La Jota"
What do people do for entertainment after the "corridas"?
They stay and have fun in the amusement park, have fireworks, celebrations, and concerts.
What happens to signal the end of the festival??
Musicians pass through the streets playing dirges (funeralish sad music)
Decorar
to decorate
Entrar
to enter
escuchar
to listen
comprar
to buy
estudiar
to study
celebrar
to celebrate
contestar
to answer
viajar
to travel
Dejar
to leave behind
cerrar
to close/to shut
Pasar
to spend
preterate form of "an"
aron
preterate form of "amos"
"amos"
pensar
to think
encontrar
to find
preterate form of "o"
"`e"
preterate form of "as"
aste
preterate form of "a"
"`o"
cantar
to sing
Limpiar
to clean
trabajar
to work
contar
to count/to tell
Hablar
to speak
mirar
to watch
ensenar
to teach/to show
El _____ trabaja en el circo
payaso
El enemigo del angel es el
diablo
Hay _________ en el cielo durante el cuatro de julio en Filadelfia
Fuegos artificiales
Los toros corren a la _____ de toros
plaza
Casper es un ________ famoso
phantasma
juguetes
toys
Hay ________ y jugeuetes en las pinatas.
dulces
El _____________ es una fiesta famosa en Brazil
carnaval
En un desfile, los reyes estan en la _________
carroza
Cada ano, vamos al _______ de los Mummers
desfile
La jota es un baile ________ de Espana
folkloriko
Durante halloween hay muchas fiestas de _________
disfraces
La gente ______ con los toros a la plaza de toros
corre