Italian Texts Made Easy: How to Read Your Way to Fluency

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I read La Divina Commedia” (“The Divine Comedy”) in Italian once.

I remember it took me three whole weeks of intensive reading and a lot of dictionary work.

I was lucky. I’m Spanish, and a lot of my native …

Italy in the Palm of Your Hand: How to use Italian Apps to Learn Italian

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4,279 miles.

That’s the distance between New York City in the US and Rome, Italy.

Even if you do not live in NYC, the fact remains: Italy can be quite far away from learners of the Italian language.

So how …

Ready, Set, Learn: How to Use Pronto in Italian Conversation

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Do you know the excitement that makes your heart pound in the minutes leading up to the starting bell?

The anticipation that brings you to attention as you wait for the signal to go?

The way it feels to know …

The 53 Most Common Words in Italian Every Beginner Should Know

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Thanks to AI technology, machines can now learn any language on earth.

By examining texts from various languages, computers can develop algorithms to immediately translate phrases from one language to another.

It would be nice if learning Italian were that …

Groceries and Gifts: A Complete Guide to Shopping in Italian

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It’s hard to roam an Italian city without being lured into one of the charming shops that line its streets.

From mouthwatering displays at bakeries to clothing stores that showcase high-end Italian fashion, there’s a type of store that fits …

If You Know, You Know: How to Master Conoscere vs. Sapere in Italian

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Did you know there are two ways to say “to know” in Italian?

Sounds crazy, but it’s true!

In Italian, conoscere (to know) and sapere (to know) are both used quite commonly. You’ll find them in what you read and …

Clothes in Italian: Everything You Need to Know to Shop Until You Drop!

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Are you considering traveling to that fine Italian Boot sometime soon?

Are you thinking that maybe it’s about time that you make that dream shopping trip to Italy come true?

As you know, Italy is home to one of the …