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by rebeccawinke | Thu, 06/18/2020 - 04:31
You may not know it, but you have almost certain spoken Venetian over the past few months. Any discussion of the current world health crisis inevitably circles…
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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,…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 02/27/2020 - 01:17
How can you say goodbye to your new Italian friends without using the word ‘ciao’? There are many options! Try one of these out and not only will you widen…
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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…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 01/30/2020 - 12:48
Do you find yourself describing everything as ‘bello’ in Italian? ‘Bello’ is a great word, useful for so many situations.  -    Che bella vista! – What a…
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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, 05/26/2016 - 11:37
For many of us, Italy is a place where we can just sit back and relax. You can use the English word in Italian to refer to a state of relaxation - il relax. Ho…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 05/05/2016 - 08:52
There are lots of Italian breads, some widely known such as la foccaccia or la ciabatta, the flatbread la piadina and breadsticks i grissini. If you want to…
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by Alesha Allen | Wed, 02/24/2016 - 05:52
There is a general rule for plural and singular nouns in Italian: -  masculine singular nouns end in -o -  masculine plural nouns end in -i -  feminine…
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by Alesha Allen | Thu, 01/28/2016 - 05:39
There are so many lovely things to eat while in Italy, you don’t want to miss a meal! The main meals in Italian are: Breakfast: La colazione Lunch: Il pranzo…