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L'argomento: subject

Sun, 26/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Non cambiare argomento; finiamo di discutere il nostro progetto. Sentence meaning: Don't change the subject; let's finish discussing our project.

vivere: to live

Sat, 25/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Hanno vissuto insieme per quasi 3 anni in un appartamento a Padova. Sentence meaning: They lived together for almost 3 years in an apartment in Padua.

La testa: head

Fri, 24/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:L'ingresso al museo costa 12 euro a testa; i bambini entrano gratis. Sentence meaning: Admission to the museum costs 12 euro a head; children are admitted for free.

inutilmente: unnecessarily

Thu, 23/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Non preoccuparti inutilmente; tutto sta procedendo per il meglio. Sentence meaning: Don't worry unnecessarily; everything is working out for the best.

Il volo: flight

Wed, 22/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Il volo per Bari è stato cancellato a causa della nebbia. Sentence meaning: The flight to Bari was canceled due to the fog.

Il quaderno: notebook

Tue, 21/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Che quaderno vuoi? A righe o a quadretti? Sentence meaning: Which notebook do you want? Lined or squared?

Il fastidio: annoyance

Mon, 20/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Quello che sentiva effettivamente era più un fastidio che un vero dolore. Sentence meaning: What he actually felt was more an annoyance than a real pain.

assumere: to hire

Sun, 19/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:La settimana scorsa ho assunto una nuova segretaria. Sentence meaning: Last week I hired a new secretary.

vietare: to ban

Sat, 18/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Il sindaco ha vietato la circolazione dei veicoli privati in centro. Sentence meaning: The mayor has banned private vehicles from the downtown area.

pieno: full

Fri, 17/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Sono piena; non posso mangiare più niente! Sentence meaning: I'm full; I can't eat anymore.

attento: careful

Thu, 16/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Grazie ad un'attenta indagine, è emersa la verità. Sentence meaning: Thanks to a careful investigation, the truth came out.

baciare: to kiss

Wed, 15/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Alberto ha visto la moglie baciare un altro uomo! Sentence meaning: Alberto saw his wife kissing another man!

sano: healthy

Tue, 14/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Alcune sane abitudini possono aiutare a vivere meglio. Sentence meaning: Certain healthy habits can help you to live a better life.

suonare: to play

Mon, 13/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:La banda di ottoni suonerà dopo il rinfresco. Sentence meaning: After refreshments the brass band will play.

riuscire: to manage

Sun, 12/01/2020 - 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.

raccogliere: to pick

Fri, 10/01/2020 - 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

Thu, 09/01/2020 - 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

Wed, 08/01/2020 - 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

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 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.

svegliare: to wake up

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Se la tua sveglia non funziona, domattina ti telefono e ti sveglio io. Sentence meaning: If your alarm clock does not work, tomorrow morning I'll call and wake you up.

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