Italian Lessons

Language
by porticando | Thu, 08/26/2021 - 04:20
In one of our previous articles, we got to know the direct object pronouns in Italian and learned how to use them correctly. As you may remember, direct object…
Language
by porticando | Thu, 07/29/2021 - 02:42
Imagine that your dream has finally come true and you’re now the owner of a home in Italy. You’ve cleared the hurdles of bureaucratic nightmares and tons of…
Language
by porticando | Thu, 07/22/2021 - 05:45
In our previous articles, we’ve learned how to conjugate Italian verbs ending in –are and ending in –ere, and have reviewed their regular and irregular forms.…
Language
by porticando | Thu, 07/15/2021 - 07:07
It’s not your first time in Italy; you’ve traveled the whole country and have seen everything. It seems like you know “Il Bel Paese” (the beautiful country)…
Language
by Rebecca Winke | Tue, 06/29/2021 - 07:27
After a full year of almost no travel, everything is finally starting to open up. Italy has opened its borders to most countries and many tourists are expected…
Language
by porticando | Fri, 06/25/2021 - 05:24
“Verbs are the backbone of the language” said a wonderful teacher once and it’s true! We can’t pretend that you can manage to speak or understand without them…
Language
by porticando | Wed, 05/12/2021 - 11:14
Italian is considered one of the most beautiful and melodic languages in the world—the language of music—but how difficult it is to pronounce sometimes! This…
Language
by rebeccawinke | Thu, 01/21/2021 - 08:11
Years ago, when I was still reading aloud to my sons, we were deep into the Harry Potter books. After finishing the iconic chapter describing Harry’s first…
Language
by Alesha Allen | Wed, 12/30/2020 - 01:18
The new year is a great time to make some resolutions. I’d like to take some trips to Italy once it's safe to do so, spend more time with friends and family,…
Travel
by Anonymous (not verified) | Fri, 11/13/2020 - 00:58
For Italian-born, U.S.-based Alessandro Concas Sr., teaching the Romance language through his Serata Italiana (Italian Evening) initiative is all about heart,…