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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 02/13/2020 - 10:47
It’s that time of year again! Valentine’s Day is here. If you’re single and on the lookout for a new love, it may come in handy to learn some Italian dating…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 02/06/2020 - 09:24
When we start learning a language, it’s not long before we learn days of the week and months of the year. In Italian, many of the words for months are similar…
Language
by Kristie Prada | Thu, 02/06/2020 - 06:29
Any parent with a connection to Italy is probably dreaming of bringing up little bilingual babies who speak Italian, understand the culture and can make…
Language
by Alesha Allen | Thu, 01/23/2020 - 10:25
Imagine not being able to describe how something tastes, or what it looks or sounds like? Imagine not being able to explain the colour, shape or features of…
Language
by Alesha Allen | Fri, 01/17/2020 - 02:57
Would you like a holiday home in Lake Como? Would you like to spend the summers at the Italian seaside? Would you like to speak Italian perfectly? If the…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 01/09/2020 - 16:13
A question my friends and I used to ask each other regularly when I lived in Italy was: what are you doing on Saturday evening? This would then spark a…
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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, 08/24/2018 - 04:42
The verb ‘fare’ literally translates as ‘to do’ or ‘to make’, but depending on the context it can also mean ‘to have’, ‘to take’, ‘to go’, ‘to be’, ‘to let’.…
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by Alesha Allen | Fri, 04/20/2018 - 00:21
Easter, Pasqua, is a great time to visit Italy and it is coming up on Sunday, April 21st. It is a very important religious event in Italy, and Easter week, La…
Culture
by Myra Robinson | Thu, 04/13/2017 - 04:14
If you spend any time in Italy these days, and watch TV or read the newspapers, you’ll soon notice English words which are creeping into every aspect of…