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L'uccello: bird

Tue, 08/05/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Gli uccelli rapaci di solito hanno artigli molto forti. Sentence meaning: Birds of prey usually have very strong claws.

superare: to pass

Mon, 07/05/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Abbiamo già superato le indicazioni per il centro? Sentence meaning: Did we already pass the signs for the city center?

tirare: to pull

Sun, 06/05/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Anna piange perché Andrea le ha tirato i capelli. Sentence meaning: Anna is crying because Andrea pulled her hair.

La questione: matter

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Qualche volta il fare carriera è questione di fortuna. Sentence meaning: Sometimes career opportunities are a matter of luck.

La polvere: dust

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:I laboratori devono essere completamente privi di polvere. Sentence meaning: The laboratories must be completely dust-free.

indossare: to wear

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:In Italia la polizia indossa una divisa con la giacca blu. Sentence meaning: In Italy the police wear a uniform with a blue jacket.

Il pomeriggio: afternoon

Mon, 30/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Il sabato pomeriggio l'ambulatorio resterà chiuso. Sentence meaning: On Saturday afternoons the outpatient clinic is closed.

dare: to give

Sun, 29/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Mi dai una mano a pulire? In cambio ti darò 10 euro. Sentence meaning: Will you give me a hand cleaning? In return, I'll give you 10 euro.

affrontare: to face

Fri, 27/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Se sbagliano decisione, dovranno affrontare le conseguenze. Sentence meaning: If they make the wrong decision, they will have to face the consequences.

La località: resort

Thu, 26/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:La località è famosa nel mondo per le sue splendide spiagge. Sentence meaning: The resort is world-famous for its beautiful beaches.

La colazione: breakfast

Wed, 25/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:In questo albergo la colazione viene servita dalle 7.00 alle 10.30. Sentence meaning: In this hotel breakfast is served from 7:00 to 10:30.

brevemente: briefly

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Ci spieghi brevemente perché desidera lavorare per la nostra azienda. Sentence meaning: Explain briefly to us why you wish to work for our company.

piangere: to cry

Sun, 22/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Il film era così triste che mi veniva da piangere! Sentence meaning: The movie was so sad that I wanted to cry!

mondiale: worldwide

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:La seconda guerra mondiale è stata più terribile della prima. Sentence meaning: The Second World War was more terrible than the First.

dappertutto: everywhere

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Ho cercato dappertutto, ma non riesco a trovare il mio portafoglio. Sentence meaning: I've looked everywhere, but I cannot find my wallet.

La tassa: tax

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:La tassa di soggiorno non si applica ai cittadini comunitari. Sentence meaning: The sojourn tax does not apply to European Union citizens.

pagare: to pay

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Secondo me questo vestito l'hai pagato troppo. Sentence meaning: In my opinion, you paid too much for this dress.

appartenere: to belong

Sun, 15/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Questo castello appartiene al principe Enrico e alla sua famiglia. Sentence meaning: This castle belongs to Prince Henry and his family.

indietro: behind

Fri, 13/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Sono indietro con i compiti; questo fine-settimana dovrò studiare. Sentence meaning: I'm behind in my homework; I'll have to study this weekend.

cattivo: naughty

Wed, 11/04/2018 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Qualche volta quel ragazzino è proprio cattivo. Sentence meaning: Sometimes that little boy can be so naughty.

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