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  • Hobbies in Spanish

    Hello, Spanish lover! This page is divided in 3 parts:

    • Hobby phrases
    • Hobby words
    • Example dialogues

    And besides, you can watch the video afterwards.

    What are your hobbies in Spanish?

    When talking about hobbies you can use the verbs me gusta (I like) and me encanta (I love).

    Spanish English
    ¿Te gusta ir al cine? Do you like to go to the cinema?
    Me gusta la música. I am into music. 
    ¿Te gusta dibujar? Do you like drawing?
    Me gusta viajar. I like to travel.
    Me encanta ver series. I love to watch series. 
    Me gusta jugar al fútbol. I like to play football.
    Me encanta tocar el piano. I love to play the piano. 
    No, me gusta leer más.  No, I like reading more.
    No, prefiero... No, I prefer...
    ¿Cuál es tu mayor pasión? Which is your greatest passion?


    How to say hobbies - vocabulary list

    You can also use the verbs me gusta and me encanta with the following words, e.g. Me gusta el libro (I like the book.)

    Spanish English
    la persistencia persistence
    la exposición exhibition
    la pelota ball
    el libro book
    la bicicleta bicycle
    la tele TV
    ir al gimnasio going to gym
    el fútbol football
    el violín violin
    la guitarra guitar
    correr jogging
    el concierto concert
    dibujar drawing
    el deporte sport
    hacer ejercicios do gymnastics
    la guardarropa changing room
    el periódico newspaper


    Talking about hobbies in Spanish - example dialogues

    Dialogue 1

    Alejandra: ¿Cuál es tu mayor pasión? Which is your greatest passion?

    Paula: Me gusta la música. ¿A ti te gusta la música? I am into music. Do you like music?

    Alejandra: No, me gusta leer más. ¿A ti te gusta leer? No, I like reading more. Do you like reading?

    Paula: No, prefiero correr e ir al gimnasio. No, I prefer jogging and going to gym.

    Dialogue 2

    Maria: ¿Te gusta dibujar? Do you like drawing?

    Mina: Sí, me encanta. ¿A ti te gusta ir al cine? Yes, I love it. Do you like to go to cinema?

    Maria: No, prefiero el deporte. No, I prefer sports.

    Mina: ¿Cuál es tu mayor pasión?  Which is your greatest passion?

    Maria: Me encanta tocar el piano. I love to play the piano. 

    Now you can practice the hobby conversations and vocabulary with the exercises, audio, video and microphones.


    How to say hobbies: exercise

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