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riuscire: to manage

Sat, 03/08/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Se non riuscite a calmare il cane, mettetegli il guinzaglio. Sentence meaning: If you cannot manage to calm the dog, please tether it.

La bugia: lie

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Non puoi sempre ripararti dietro un mucchio di bugie! Sentence meaning: You cannot always hide behind a pack of lies!

raccogliere: to pick up

Thu, 01/08/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Abbiamo raccolto tanti fiori e abbiamo fatto un bel mazzo. Sentence meaning: We picked lots of flowers and made a beautiful bouquet.

ultimo: latest

Wed, 31/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:La 3.2 è l'ultima versione del sistema operativo. Sentence meaning: The 3.2 is the latest release of the operating system.

piuttosto: rather

Tue, 30/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:I ragazzi insistono per andare in pizzeria piuttosto che al ristorante. Sentence meaning: The boys insist on going to a pizza parlor rather than to a restaurant.

La corda: rope

Mon, 29/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Ho bisogno di una corda per legare questi bastoni. Sentence meaning: I need a rope to tie together these sticks.

malato: ill

Sat, 27/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Ieri ero malata e non sono andata a lavorare. Sentence meaning: Yesterday I was ill and I did not go to work.

L'opera: work

Fri, 26/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Questa scultura è un'opera d'arte inestimabile. Sentence meaning: This sculpture is a priceless work of art.

Il tramonto: sunset

Thu, 25/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Il tramonto sul mare è molto romantico e pittoresco. Sentence meaning: The sunset on the sea is very romantic and picturesque.

guadagnare: to earn

Wed, 24/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Con il nuovo contratto gli operai guadagneranno di più. Sentence meaning: With the new contract the workers will earn more.

risparmiare: to save

Tue, 23/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:L'anno prossimo con il nuovo piano finanziario risparmieremo 15.000 euro. Sentence meaning: Next year with the new financial plan we will save 15,000 euro.

L'uccello: bird

Mon, 22/07/2019 - 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.

tirare: to pull

Sat, 20/07/2019 - 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

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 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.

nuovo: new

Thu, 18/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:L'articolo sull'anoressia sarà pubblicato nel nuovo numero della rivista. Sentence meaning: The article on anorexia will be published in the new issue of the magazine.

La polvere: dust

Wed, 17/07/2019 - 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.

sognare: to dream

Tue, 16/07/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Stanotte ho sognato che ero in vacanza su un'isola tropicale! Sentence meaning: Last night I dreamt that I was on vacation on a tropical island!

indossare: to wear

Mon, 15/07/2019 - 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

Sun, 14/07/2019 - 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

Sat, 13/07/2019 - 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.

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