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    The page is divided into 5 vocabulary parts:

    • Dairy products
    • General grocery shopping vocab
    • Fruits
    • Fishes and meat
    • Vegetables

    Dairy products 

    In Spanish alérgico a = allergic to in English.

    Spanish English
    la mantequilla butter
    el queso crema cream cheese
    Me gusta beber leche. I like drinking milk.
    Soy alérgico a los productos lácteos. I´m allergic to dairy products.
    el yogur yogurt
    el queso cheese
    el leche milk
    la crema cream

     

    Grocery shopping 

    In Spanish instead of tarjeta de crédito (credit card) you can say just tarjeta (card). 

    Spanish English
    la salida exit
    la panadería bakery
    la entrada entrance
    la cesta de compras shopping basket
    el carrito de compras supermarket trolley
    el helado ice cream
    el dinero money
    el cajero cash point
    el recibo receipt
    el kilogramo kilogram
    la tarjeta de crédito credit card
    ¿Puedo pagar con tarjeta? Can I pay by credit card?
    las compras groceries
    la carnicería butcher shop
    el cupón voucher
    la rebanada de queso slice of cheese
    un pedazo de la tarta piece of cake
    el supermercado supermarket
    la bolsa bag
    el embalaje packing
    ¿Cuánto cuesta? How much is it?
    ¿Dónde puedo encontrar...? Where can I find...?
    ¿Dónde está el cajero? Where is the cash point?

     

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    Fruits 

    In Spanish the definite articles have to be learnt as they are important language part. 

    Spanish English
    la piña pineapple
    la manzana apple
    la banana banana
    la pera pear
    la fresa strawberry
    Me gustan las bananas y los mangos. I like bananas and mangos.
    la cereza cherry
    la lima lime
    el mango mango
    el melón melon
    la naranja orange
    el melocotón peach
    las uvas bunch of grapes
    ¿Cuáles son tus frutas favoritas? Which are your favourite fruits?
    el limón lemon

     

    Fishes and meat in Spanish

    Salmon is written in the same way in Spanish and English, just with a slight difference in the stress.

    Spanish English
    El cordero está de oferta hoy. The lamb is on offer today.
    el camarón shrimp
    el pollo chicken
    la langosta lobster
    el salmón salmon
    el cordero lamb
    el marisco seafood
    ¿Qué prefieres, carne o pescado? Would you like meat or fish?
    la carne de vaca beef
    el salami salami
    el jamón ham
    el cerdo pork
    el tocino bacon
    el atún tuna

     

    Vegetables in Spanish

    To remind - don't forget to learn the definite articles!

    Spanish English
    Me gusta comer champiñones.  I like eating mushrooms.
    la berenjena aubergine
    el brócoli broccoli
    el guisante pea
    el pepino cucumber
    Yo no como berenjena.  I don´t eat aubergine. 
    la patata potato
    el ajo garlic
    la lechuga lettuce
    la lenteja lens
    la aceituna olive
    la paprika paprika
    el champiñon mushroom
    las espinacas spinach
    el tomate  tomato
    el calabacín courgette
    la cebolla onion

     

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