DESTINOS: AN INTRODUCTION TO SPANISH

Program Details
Air Time: 
09/12/2014 - 5:30am - 5:59am
Program Title: 
EL PEAJE (THE TOLLBOOTH)
Program Service: 
TV
Program URL: 
http://www.pbs.org/als/destinos/
Long Description: 
This episode, "El Peaje," covers words describing the weather, terms f or currency in Puerto Rico, the colonial history of Latin America, dif ferent words used by different culutres for the same fruit, and a brie f history of the city of Ponce. Raquel, Angela and Angela's cousin are driving to visit Angela's grandmother in San German, when their car b reaks down near Ponce where they must stay until the car is repaired.