5 Romantic Italian Phrases
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5 Romantic Italian Phrases

One of the beauties of Italian is that it is a very specific language. I would say I love that, but that would be very un-Italian indeed. For example, there are different words to indicate playing a sport (giocare) versus playing an instrument (suonare). Or for painting a wall (tinteggiare) versus creating something with paint —  like … Continue reading

Alla Stazione: Helpful Italian words for train travelers
Italian Language / Travel Notes

Alla Stazione: Helpful Italian words for train travelers

Roma Termini “Roma Termini (in Italian, Stazione Termini) is the main railway station of Rome, Italy. It is named after the district of the same name, which in turn took its name from the ancient Baths of Diocletian (in Latin, thermae) which lie across the street from the main entrance.” —Wikipedia Train stations in Italy can … Continue reading

My Crazy Journey to Learn Italian: A Guest Post by La Studentessa Matta
Guest Writer! / Italian Language

My Crazy Journey to Learn Italian: A Guest Post by La Studentessa Matta

If you are an Italian language learner, surely you know the work of my friend Melissa, otherwise known as Studentessa Matta. She shares her love of learning Italian with passion and enthusiasm, and right now, several of her sites are up for awards at Top 100 Language Lovers. In honor of her, and to encourage … Continue reading