Climate• Northern Argentina: hot with dry winters• Central Argentina: hot with thunderstorms• Southern Argentina: warm and cold winters
History• Buenos Aires – was established by Juan de Garay in 1580.• The Argentine War of Independence(1810- 1818) – between Argentine patriotic forces and royalists local to the Spanish crown• The Dirty War(1976-1983) – a period of terrorism and torture(established by militia junta for social maintenance and to end political influences.
Famous People• Aldolfo Bioy Casares(1914-1999) – considered one of the greatest Argentine writers(police and science fiction literature). He was part of the French National Order of the Legion or Order in 1981. He was described as “perfect” by some of his friends.
• Gustavo Cerati(1959-present) – a musician, songwriter and artist. His popularity grew because he was in the band Soda Stereo. He plays Latin American rock.
Clothing(Gaucho) el sombrero bombachas de campos Los ponchos al pargatas cinturón
FoodBeverages: Main Dishes: Dessert:tortas fritas argentinian sorrentinos dulce de leche Appetizers: Side Dishes: pizaa a caballo picado argentina
Language• "ll" = "y "• The "v" = "b" =• There is no "th" sound(is uttered with a sound like the "h"• "cua" is pronounced as in "quantum"• "qu" is uttered like the "c" in cat• "z" sounds like "s"