Meet Gina: someone who knows all about Italian food and happiness

Italian food and happiness

Introducing Gina Andracchio, a food lover like no other. I hope you enjoy this post as much as I did. Elisabetta

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Latin lover- can Ancient Latin teach you Italian?

LearnItalianeasy

I love the Ancient Latin language - Many Italian words, expressions and verbs originated from Ancient Latin. I fondly remember the days at school when we had to translate many a passage from Latin into comprehensible Italian sentences: terrifying, challenging and yet thrilling when those sentences finally made sense.

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Going to Italy: do I need to learn Italian?

Do I need to Learn Italian

A friend of mine is going to Italy in 4 weeks. So his question is: do I bother learning some Italian or will I just wing it with my English? After all, most Italians understand English.

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8 tips for choosing an Italian ONLINE course

Tips for choosing Italian online course

Want to learn Italian ONLINE? Unsure about what course is right for you?

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Explain to me the difference between arrivederci and arrivederla?

Arrivederciorarrivederla

Arrivederci and arrivederla...I know that many of you find that these two words cause a little bit of confusion. As always, let's break things up a little to make them more digestible.

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I’m lost - Mi sono persa

Im lost

Getting lost in Italy, lost as in … you don’t know where you are, is not that impossible.

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“Un sacco di roba” (a bag of stuff) is the best way to say "I'm busy" in Italian

unsaccodiroba

Sono occupatissima (I am very busy), Sono piena di lavoro (I have a lot of work to do), Ho tanto da fare (I have a lot to do)... these are ok and common ways to say that you are busy, but they are not as good as this next expression:

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Italian song of the month - Vasco Rossi "C'e` chi dice no"

VascoRossi

Vasco Rossi. A name that means a lot to Italians.

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