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Idiomatic Expressions with Colors Posted by on Apr 30, 2021

Le espressioni idiomatiche con i colori – Idiomatic expressions with colors  Ciao a tutti! We all know how important idiomatic expressions are when learning a language, for comprehension as well as to sound more like a native speaker. Here’s a list of some idiomatic expressions specifically with color. Passare la notte in bianco Translation: to…

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Giornata della terra Posted by on Apr 22, 2021

Giornata della terra – Earth Day Ciao a tutti! Oggi è la giornata della terra, il giorno in cui si celebra la salvaguardia del pianeta Terra. Today is Earth Day, the day that the preservation of planet Earth is celebrated. It has been recognized since April 22, 1970, when 20 million Americans poured into the…

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Il nuovo vocabolario Posted by on Apr 15, 2021

Il nuovo vocabolario – New vocabulary Last week I posted part of the first chapter of Harry Potter e la Pietra Filosofale, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, and I suggested reading books that you have read in the past in order to help with your Italian reading comprehension.  When reading books whose story you already…

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Il bambino che è sopravvissuto Posted by on Apr 9, 2021

Il bambino che è sopravvissuto – The boy who lived  Ciao a tutti!  We all know reading is an important skill when studying languages, and with plenty of Italian news articles and other magazines online there is always something to read and learn from. But, have you ever thought of re-reading an old favorite book…

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