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by porticando | Tue, 12/28/2021 - 00:35
As you probably caught with our previous articles, most verbs in Italian follow precise conjugation rules, but, as in any other language, there are some verbs…
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by porticando | Wed, 11/10/2021 - 12:24
Winter’s coming, and even if you’ve decided to spend a couple of weeks in sunny Italy, be ready because winters can be quite chilly. Fortunately, Italian shops…
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by porticando | Tue, 10/19/2021 - 10:52
For most Italian citizens autumn means the end of the holiday season and the moment to get back to work. But for Italian farmers – contadini –autumn marks the…
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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…
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by porticando | Thu, 09/16/2021 - 02:25
When you just start learning a new language, you can be easily intimidated by the number of rules that you need to keep in mind. Speaking about the Italian…
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by porticando | Fri, 07/09/2021 - 09:32
We have seen recently that Italian verbs and their multiple forms are nothing to be afraid of! Regular verbs ending in –are follow a pattern, so once you…
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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…
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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…
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by porticando | Fri, 05/21/2021 - 06:30
Despite how popular Italian food has become worldwide, it’s surprising to see that there are still plenty of words that are routinely mispronounced. I frown…
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by rebeccawinke | Wed, 04/21/2021 - 10:46
My sons have grown up in Italy but are completely bilingual in English (ahem, American English, that is) and Italian. When they were younger, this process of…