Free Spanish translation tutorial

This revision activity is designed to help your students tackle the translation into English element of the foundation Reading exam, outlining the best techniques for achieving top marks. This activity gives students a comprehensive overview of what the examiners are looking for, including a guide to what they can expect from the question format, and a step-by-step walkthrough of a model answer.

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