With the festive season fast approaching, you will no doubt have parties and functions to attend. If you will be spending the season in Italy, or if you will be socializing with Italians, then you will need to know how to wish someone a Merry Christmas and a happy new year in Italian. So let’s see some Merry Christmas greetings in Italian.Continue reading
All learners of Italian will at some point ask the question, “What does prego in Italian mean?”. This is a very good question as prego is used extensively in the Italian language and has various uses.
Since there is no direct English translation, let’s take a look at the situations in which you would use the word prego in Italian.Continue reading
Is your child learning Italian? A great way for them to pick up the language easier is to introduce them to the best Italian songs for kids!
Using songs to learn Italian is very effective because of the melody, tune and lyrics. Italian music is very melodic and beautiful and, regardless of your kid’s age, it is a fun way to learn Italian.
Many people mistakenly believe that when learning a language, reading, writing and grammar should come first. While these elements are important, music introduces one to the language’s vocabulary and general rules and children are more likely to stick with the Italian learning process.Continue reading
Any stay in Italy calls for some great photographs and this article will help you out with some Italian phrases for Instagram! If you have been learning Italian in preparation for your trip to Italy or your studies in the country, you will no doubt be in need of an Italian vocabulary boost. So, let’s see some cute Italian phrases for Instagram.
Instagram is a highly popular social media site and it is a great way to share images of your daily life, especially when you are doing something exciting. When in a foreign country, it can also be an excellent and fun tool for learning Italian – as long as you caption your pictures with beautiful Italian phrases. Who knows, you might inspire others to learn Italian as well!Continue reading
Today you are going to discover how to introduce yourself in Italian. If you are learning Italian and are at a beginner level, these basic Italian phrases will be extremely helpful. So, have a look at our list below and try to memorise the most common words and phrases you can use during your first contact with Italian people.Continue reading
Today we are going to explain how to say I am sorry in Italian. If you are learning Italian, it’s very important to know this phrase because you will probably need it in different situations. For example, if you want to say that you are sorry for something you have said or done, or if you want to show your empathy towards someone who is suffering.
How to say I am sorry in Italian
Have you hurt someone’s feelings? Do you feel sorry for something you have said or done? Everybody knows that the best thing you can do is to apologise, since this is the first step to making peace with a friend, a relative, a colleague, etc. Continue reading
Christmas is coming and if you are learning Italian, you may well wish to discover some Italian Christmas vocabulary to improve your Italian level and become even more fluent in Italian.
Italian Christmas vocabulary translated into English
This Christmas impress your friends and family by using some Italian words and phrases. And if you want to know more about Italian culture and traditions, you can read our post about Italian Christmas traditions or watch this video. Continue reading
Today we are going to show you the adjectives of nationality in Italian. Remember that Italian adjectives agree in gender (masculine/feminine) and number (singular/plural) with the nouns they modify. If you want to know more about it, you can read our post how to form adjectives in Italian.
LIST OF ADJECTIVES OF NATIONALITY IN ITALIAN
Below you can find a list of adjectives of nationality in Italian with their English translation.
As you can see, some adjectives of nationality end in –o when they refer to a masculine name and in –a when they refer to a feminine name, as for example the Italian adjective americano: Paul è americano – Kate è americana. Continue reading
In our everyday life there are many situations in which we need to describe people; their appearances as well as their personalities. So, if you are learning Italian, you may be interested in a list of adjectives to describe a person in Italian. This will help you speak Italian fluently.
You can also find other posts related to this topic in our blog – body parts in Italian and Italian colours and clothing vocabulary, where you will discover some useful and basic Italian vocabulary that you could also use to describe people. It’s very important that you try to learn new words and phrases in Italian everyday so that you can feel more confident when you speak in Italian. Continue reading
We all know that friendship is very important in our lives, and today we are going to show you some Italian friendship phrases with English translation. So, if you have any Italian friends, you will be able to surprise them by telling them how special they are in Italian.
This list of Italian phrases will help expand your lexicon of Italian vocabulary and improve your Italian level. Before starting to read these phrases about friendship, we recommend that you also have a look at our Italian love phrases which may be interesting to you. Continue reading