Language Tips

Language
by porticando | Wed, 09/22/2021 - 18:42
When you think of your perfect Italian holiday you probably imagine yourself strolling around the narrow streets of Rome or relaxing on the beach under the…
Language
by porticando | Wed, 09/08/2021 - 10:29
The first thing that comes to mind when someone talks about Italy is typically food. The rich gastronomic tradition is a huge part of the Italian heritage and…
Language
by porticando | Wed, 08/18/2021 - 05:47
Do you have a special evening coming up in Italy but a day at the beach has made your hair a mess? Unless “beachy waves” are your beauty goal, you may want to…
Language
by porticando | Thu, 07/01/2021 - 04:40
The choice to learn Italian usually comes from a sense of romance or passion for the country and its people. Yet, those who stick with their studies often lose…
Language
by porticando | Thu, 06/17/2021 - 04:32
After such a difficult period of uncertainty, we all want to get back to our normal lives and enjoy our summer vacation in peace. Now that the borders are…
Language
by porticando | Thu, 06/10/2021 - 06:13
When approaching a foreign language, we all tend to apply the grammar rules of our mother tongue at the beginning. So it’s common that English speakers get…
Language
by porticando | Thu, 06/03/2021 - 03:32
I’m sure that you’ve sometimes found when traveling or living abroad that social interaction can be really challenging. Of course, speaking the language of the…
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 porticando | Wed, 05/05/2021 - 09:33
No matter if you have visited Italy many times before or if it’s your first time, it’s always important to know the rules of politeness and remember to use…
Language
by rebeccawinke | Thu, 05/14/2020 - 07:51
Earlier this month Italy celebrated ‘La Festa dei Lavoratori’, or International Workers’ Day. Known colloquially as ‘Il Primo Maggio’, or the First of May,…