How to Say

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by Alesha Allen | Fri, 04/19/2019 - 02:00
In Italian there are a variety of ways to say ‘a lot’ and ‘many’. How would you say, for example, ‘there are a lot of beautiful churches in Italy’ or ‘there…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 04/11/2019 - 04:24
How would you say ‘I can’ in Italian? For example, ‘I can speak Italian’, or ‘I can find the square’, or ‘I can do my homework’. Maybe your answer would be ‘…
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by Alesha Allen | Fri, 03/22/2019 - 04:56
When you first start learning Italian you will often learn the verb ‘volere’. This verb means ‘to want’. A verb is a doing word, a word which expresses an…
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by Alesha Allen | Fri, 03/01/2019 - 02:56
It’s common to learn your colors in Italian as a beginner, but have you come across any idiomatic expressions using these colors? Some teachers prefer to wait…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 02/07/2019 - 12:12
Italian is often described as ‘the language of love’ and with Valentine’s Day soon to be upon us, now is a great time to look at how we talk about love in…
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by Alesha Allen | Wed, 12/26/2018 - 13:19
If you’re in Italy and you’ve had enough of someone, you don’t care about what they have to say any more and you want to tell them in no uncertain terms that…
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by Alesha Allen | Fri, 12/21/2018 - 05:35
There are some common pronunciation mistakes native English speakers make when they are speaking Italian, so it can be helpful to be aware of them and try to…
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by Alesha Allen | Fri, 09/28/2018 - 02:54
Here are some useful words to help you ask questions in Italian: Dove- Where It can be followed by a single verb, for example: Dove abita Anna?- Where does…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 08/11/2016 - 09:17
When asking how much something costs, you can use the following: Quanto costa? How much does it cost? Quanto costano? How much do they cost? Qual’è il prezzo?…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 08/04/2016 - 06:38
You can use i soldi (plural) or il denaro (singular) to speak about money in Italian I have a lot of money: Ho molti soldi / Ho molto denaro Other words to…