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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 01/21/2016 - 04:59
January is a great time to make plans and goals for the year, in Italian these new year’s resolutions are called buoni propositi. These could be related to our…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 10/27/2015 - 03:00
Here are a few useful terms for you to know when traveling by plane. Signs do include the English translation in Italian airports, so you will not have any…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 10/19/2015 - 04:45
Greetings Ciao (informal) – hello Salve – hello Buongiorno – good morning Buonasera – good evening Arrivederci – goodbye Language issues Non ho capito – I didn…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 10/05/2015 - 10:05
The autumn season – la stagione autunnale – is definitely here, with crisp days, changing colors and seasonal food products to enjoy. So let’s look at some of…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 08/04/2015 - 00:00
Even if you're just on vacation in Italy, you may need to go grocery shopping at the supermarket - andare a fare la spesa. So here's a helpful vocabulary guide…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 07/27/2015 - 09:01
We all know how important family is in Italian society. Italian families tend to maintain strong bonds over generations, spending time together and caring for…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 07/13/2015 - 06:00
Life isn’t black and white, it’s not even gray – it’s multi-color, right?! (especially in Italy). So to add a little bit of Italian color into your life, here’…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 07/07/2015 - 00:00
If you love cooking and learning Italian, here are a few words and expressions to practice next time you’re in the kitchen preparing some delicious Italian…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 06/29/2015 - 08:35
Italians are famous for their love of leisurely, multi-course meals; while it’s not true that we enjoy three-hour multi-course lunches and dinners every day,…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 06/22/2015 - 11:05
The words salumi and salami (along with salume and salame, their singular versions) are often cause for confusion among foreigners, who may be tricked by those…