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Il Capodanno: New Year's Eve

Sat, 20/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Come festeggerete il Capodanno? Andrete ad una festa? Sentence meaning: How will you celebrate New Year's Eve? Will you go to a party?

bene: well

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Hai fatto bene a chiamare subito l'ambulanza, il caso è grave! Sentence meaning: You did well to call the ambulance immediately, his condition is critical!

ricordare: to remember

Wed, 17/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Ricorderò per sempre questi bei giorni passati insieme. Sentence meaning: I will always remember these beautiful days spent together.

Il genitore: parent

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Talvolta i genitori non sanno cosa sia meglio per il bene dei loro figli. Sentence meaning: Sometimes parents do not know what is best for their children.

finora: so far

Sat, 13/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Finora per il concerto sono stati venduti 8.000 biglietti. Sentence meaning: So far 8,000 tickets were sold for the concert.

utile: useful

Fri, 12/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Questo manuale di sopravvivenza è stato molto utile al campeggio. Sentence meaning: This survival handbook was very useful while camping.

piano: softly

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Parlate piano, sono le 3 di notte e la gente vuole dormire! Sentence meaning: Speak softly, it's 3 in the morning and people want to sleep!

caldo: hot

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:La sera prima di andare a dormire bevo sempre una tazza di latte caldo. Sentence meaning: In the evening before going to sleep I always drink a cup of hot milk.

magro: skinny

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Un bambino troppo magro può avere problemi di salute. Sentence meaning: A child that is too skinny can have health problems.

scivolare: to slip

Fri, 05/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:L'anziana signora è scivolata sul marciapiede coperto di ghiaccio. Sentence meaning: The elderly lady slipped on the ice-covered sidewalk.

L'augurio: wish

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Auguri di buon Natale e felice Anno Nuovo! Sentence meaning: Best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

lieto: happy

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Le ore più liete della giornata sono quelle che passo con gli amici. Sentence meaning: The happiest hours of the day are those that I spend with my friends.

calare: to set

Mon, 01/10/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Quando cala il sole, in montagna fa sempre molto freddo. Sentence meaning: When the sun sets, it is always very cold in the mountains.

Il tetto: roof

Sun, 30/09/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:È proibito salire sul tetto senza la cintura di sicurezza. Sentence meaning: It is forbidden to go on the roof without a safety belt.

giurare: to promise

Sat, 29/09/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Mi giuri che questa volta arriverai puntuale? Sentence meaning: Do you promise me that this time you will arrive on time?

La cognata: sister-in-law

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Mia cognata è una donna simpaticissima, ma talvolta è un po' maleducata. Sentence meaning: My sister-in-law is a very nice person, but sometimes she is a bit rude.

La sabbia: sand

Thu, 27/09/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:La sabbia dell'Isola di Vulcano è nera perché è lava. Sentence meaning: The sand of Vulcano Island is black because it is lava.

quasi: almost

Wed, 26/09/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Il fiume ha quasi raggiunto il livello di guardia, c'è rischio d'inondazione. Sentence meaning: The river has almost reached the danger level; there is a risk of flooding.

fedele: faithful

Mon, 24/09/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Sono sposata da 30 anni e sono sempre stata fedele a mio marito. Sentence meaning: I have been married for 30 years and I have always been faithful to my husband.

permettere: to allow

Sun, 23/09/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Il nuovo lavoro ti permetterà di avere più tempo libero. Sentence meaning: Your new job will allow you to have more free time.

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