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La barba: beard

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Che barba lunga! Quando ti sei rasato l'ultima volta? Sentence meaning: What a long beard! When was the last time you shaved?

La ferita: wound

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:La ferita è superficiale, non c'è bisogno di punti. Sentence meaning: The wound is superficial; there is no need for stitches.

contento: glad

Sat, 13/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Sono così contenta di vedervi! Ho sentito molto la vostra mancanza. Sentence meaning: I am so glad to see you! I missed you very much.

L'anno: year

Fri, 12/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Il 2008 è un anno bisestile e secondo i superstiziosi porta sfortuna. Sentence meaning: 2008 is a leap year, and, according to the superstitious, it brings bad luck.

Il tentativo: attempt

Thu, 11/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Al terzo tentativo fallito, una nuova password verrà inviata per e-mail . Sentence meaning: At the third failed attempt, a new password will be sent by e-mail.

invece: instead

Wed, 10/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Vorrei vivere in campagna, invece che vivere e lavorare in città. Sentence meaning: I would like to live in the country instead of living and working in the city.

dimenticare: to forget

Tue, 09/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Ho dimenticato di comprare il latte. Sentence meaning: I forgot to buy the milk.

oltretutto: moreover

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:L'hanno beccato a rubare; oltretutto, è un poliziotto! Sentence meaning: He was caught stealing; moreover, he's a policeman!

arrabbiarsi: to get mad

Sun, 07/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Ultimamente il capo è nervosissimo, si arrabbia per un nonnulla! Sentence meaning: Lately the boss is very nervous; he gets mad over nothing!

mai: never

Sat, 06/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Non è mai consentito chiudere a chiave le uscite di sicurezza. Sentence meaning: The emergency exits are never allowed to be locked.

Il braccio: arm

Fri, 05/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Roberto si è rotto un braccio cadendo dal motorino. Sentence meaning: Roberto broke his arm falling off the moped.

robusto: large-built

Thu, 04/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Il mio compagno di squadra è un tipo robusto e anche alto. Sentence meaning: My teammate is a large-built guy, and tall too.

occuparsi: to deal with

Wed, 03/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Mio cugino si occupa di computer, informatica ed elettronica in generale. Sentence meaning: My cousin deals with computers, computer science and electronics in general.

piccolo: small

Tue, 02/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Questa valigia è troppo piccola, non avete qualcosa di più grande? Sentence meaning: This suitcase is too small; don't you have something bigger?

La nave: ship

Mon, 01/08/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:La nave da crociera 'Alessia' salperà dal molo 7 alle 17.50. Sentence meaning: The cruise ship 'Alessia' will sail from pier 7 at 5:50 PM.

La bambina: child

Sun, 31/07/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Da bambina mi divertivo a disegnare. Sentence meaning: As a child I enjoyed drawing.

estero: foreign

Sat, 30/07/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Le merci estere vengono controllate all'ufficio importazione. Sentence meaning: The foreign goods are checked at the import office.

bruciare: to burn

Fri, 29/07/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Cosa fai tu con i rifiuti del giardino? Li bruci? Sentence meaning: What do you do with the garden waste? Do you burn it?

secco: dry

Thu, 28/07/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Per il pesce alla griglia vi suggerisco un bianco secco. Sentence meaning: For the barbecued fish, I suggest you use a dry white wine.

comprendere: to include

Wed, 27/07/2022 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:La lista comprenderà i nomi di tutti i vincitori Sentence meaning: The list will include the names of all the winners.

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