The Cumbia Dance

By: Pepe M, Ronaldinho M

The Cumbia

The Cumbia is a type of Hispanic dance that involves motion when your waist is turned left and right. This is usually done simultaneously, in a back and forth motion. This type of dance is usually done at a moderate to fast speed. Its name is derived from the African word "Cumbe", which means dance.It is associated with the country Cuba. This dance is usually done with couples, and is typically danced at parties or other social gatherings. Los Kumbia Kings, is a Cumbia dance group from Texas, and have been gaining popularity.

Verbs:

Girar (to rotate)

Mover (to Move)


1. Mueve tus pie

2. Gira tu cuerpo

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