Hi everyone, I am Rosa and this is Spanish
weekly words holiday’s edition and I discovered now what the holiday for today is and it’s
Constitution Day. The Constitution Day is the beginning of December and it marks like
the approval of the constitution that happened in like 1978 after the dictatorship of Franco.
Día de la Constitución Constitution Day. So that’s the name of the holiday. Antes
del día de la Constitución damos clases de historia extra en el colegio. Before Constitution
Day, we take extra history classes at school. Franco who is Francisco Franco, he was the
– dictatorship in Spain. So it was after his death, the new constitution was approved
like after him, the democracy came and also the monarchy. Mucha gente tiene malos recuerdos
de la época de Franco. A lot of people have bad memories from the Franco period. Constitución
which is constitution. The one we are like celebrating with this holiday
is the one approved in 1978.
Hay una constitución en España llamada ‘La Pepa’. There is a constitution in Spain called ‘La Pepa’.
Revisar which is to revise. Antes de publicar la Constitución
tuvieron que revisarla durante mucho tiempo. Before publishing the new constitution, they
had to revise it for a very long time. Derechos y deberes which is rights and obligations.
Todos mis derechos y deberes están explicados en la Constitución. All my rights and obligations
are explained in the constitution. So this is the end of today’s Spanish weekly words
holiday’s edition. Today we talked about the constitution day. I hope you learned something
interesting. Please don’t forget to check the site and see you soon, bye.