Macarra

 

This kind of pimp  emerged in the mid 70’s in London city and in Spain during the 80´s.His favorite pastime was making graffiti on the walls and also mock the military and police. They love punk-rock concerts and of course beer!

Expressions:

“¿Qué pasa, tronco?”: What´s up, dude?

“Dame una birra”: “I want a beer”

“¡Dabuten!”: ¡Perfect!

URBAN TRIBES COMPETITION

we also want  know about urban tribes from your countries! Do you want to participate in our Urban Tribe Competition? It´s very easy!

 

1-Draw a caricature of an urban tribe of your country.  (you don´t need to be Picasso!)

 

2- Write a short description of the urban tribe you have chosen  (in English,please!) and add some typical expressions in your original languaje and then translate the meaning  into English/Spanish

3-Send us the description with the expressions and the drawing (scan it and attache it!)  in a private message in Facebook www.facebook.com/InternationalHouse  (dont forget to send us your personal details: name, e-mail address and country)

 

5-The competition will run till April the 30th and after that we will ask CLIC IH  foreingn language students to vote their favourite one

6-First week of May we will publish the name of the winner on our Facebook.

7- The prize  is a one-week  Spanish course in  CLIC IH Sevilla during the summer with accommodation in residence included.

 

Enter our Urban Tribes competition and you will  get up close to the urban tribes of Seville!
We are waiting for your
drawings!

Blanca Roters

Marketing, Clic IH

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