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Take a Seat – part 2 Posted by on Jun 2, 2010

In part one of this blog I listed a few of the different kinds of things on which one sits. Part two will deal with how we ask or tell people to take a seat. 1. Sedersi – to sit oneself down: The reflexive verb sedersi is the most literal translation of ‘to take a…

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Take a seat Posted by on May 24, 2010

Take a seat…but where? Here is a useful list of some of the most common things that we sit on: la sedia the chair la sedia a sdraio the deck-chair la sedia a dondolo the rocking chair la sedia a rotelle the wheelchair il sedile the seat, e.g. in a car, bus, train, etc. il…

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