Saying, ‘and what have you’ in Argentinian Spanish

This is the Argentinian version of ‘and so forth…’ or ‘and so on…’
It’s in the second-to-the-last line, footnote 5.
Hope you like this sample!

Understand native Spanish speakers! Here is the full interview: Growing up in an Italian-speaking community in Argentina.

Christmas in the hot Argentinian Summer

When you hear about Christmas in the Summer, do you find yourself trying to imagine it but failing?

Hearing Rocio’s mother describe Christmas in Argentina helps me travel, in my mind, to the Southern Hemisphere.

Understand native Spanish speakers! Here is the full interview: Growing up in an Italian-speaking community in Argentina.

Tango – not for nice people?

In this clip, Rocio’s mother has just spent a few minutes talking about the music they played at family gatherings during her youth. But she didn’t mention tango. Notice that when Rocio asks about tango, her mother becomes uncomfortable. She doesn’t want to criticize the music or those who were dancing tango during her childhood but… And then she finally finds a way to explain that tango had a bad reputation.

Understand native Spanish speakers! Here is the full interview: Growing up in an Italian-speaking community in Argentina.

Memories of growing up in an Italian-speaking community in Argentina

Rocio’s mother is a second-generation Argentian. Her great-grandparents and grandfather immigrated from Italy soon after the second world war. She agreed to sit down with Rocio for an interview about growing up in an Italian-speaking community in Argentina.

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Italians in Argentina, Track 1

Italians in Argentina, Track 2

Italians in Argentina, Track 3

Italians in Argentina, Track 4

Italians in Argentina, Track 5

Italians in Argentina, Track 6

Italians in Argentina, Track 7

Italians in Argentina, Track 8

Italians in Argentina, Track 9

Italians in Argentina, Track 10

Italians in Argentina, Track 11

Italians in Argentina, Track 12

Italians in Argentina, Track 12

Italians in Argentina, Track 14