Influence Pervades in Spain
Pascual from Spain
people drink coca cola, wear blue jeans,
watch Hollywood movies, listen to American
music, and eat fast food, and they do all
these things daily.
influence of America is increasing in my country.
Spanish people drink coca cola, wear blue jeans,
watch Hollywood movies, listen to American music,
and eat fast food, and they do all these things
think that American movies are a good way to spread
American culture because often people are
influenced by what they see in the movies. Most of
the entertainment programs and documentaries we
watch on TV are from America, and most of the
movies we go to are made in Hollywood.
the last few years, the government has tried to
protect the Spanish movies. Now, in our
cinemas, at least twenty percent of the movies
which are shown must be from Spain or from country
of the European Community.
culture is very much a part of Spanish life. It's
certain that many things from America are as much a
part of their lives as Spanish things. For example,
coca cola is as familiar to to everybody as any
typical Spanish product. I've known coca cola my
it's different with western fast food. For example,
I don't think McDonald's is as successful in Spain
as it is in other countries.
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In Spain, coca cola is as familiar to
everybody as any typical Spanish
my opinion, one of the reasons may be the life
style of the Spanish people. The Spanish people
normally eat at home, except maybe in the big
cities, but there are only four or five of
the other hand, it may be that McDonald's
hamburgers will eventually replace the famous
Spanish tapas. It's true that in every city
in Spain you can find a McDonald's, and they are
more popular among the Spanish children than among
the adults. In
any case, it's obvious that American culture is
more and more a part of our lives every day.
Spread of Culture from One Country to
Published by Sandy and Thomas Peters