Actividades Bancarias I/ Banking
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CULTURAL NOTES: Did you know that the majority of stores closes during lunch time, from 1 P.M. to 3 P.M.? The usual hours of operation are from 8 A.M. to 1 P.M. and from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. However, the banking hours of major commercial banks vary depending on the country. For instance, in Peru the hours are from 8:30 A.M. to 12 noon (only half day of work). On the other hand, in Argentina, the hours are from 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.( a full day!!!). Commercial banks in Uruguay open only in the afternoons: 1 P.M. to 5 P.M. In other countries, such as Spain, Colombia, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, and Mexico, the banking hours range from 8:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.
WORDS TO LEARN: Please, repeat aloud each example.
interventor, auditor ( m ), ( m ) auditor cancelar ( reg ) to cancel cobrar ( reg ) to cash acreedor ( m ) credit endosar ( reg ) to endorse
TODAY'S GRAMMAR FOCUS
Accentuation: Aguda words without a written accent. Review rules.
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