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cieco: blind

Sun, 28/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Mio fratello non può guidare perché è quasi cieco. Sentence meaning: My brother can't drive because he's almost blind.

La macchia: stain

Sat, 27/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Le macchie di vino sono difficili da togliere. Sentence meaning: Wine stains are hard to remove.

leggero: light

Fri, 26/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:La custodia in tessuto leggero protegge il gioiello dalla polvere. Sentence meaning: The light cloth casing protects the jewel from dust.

camminare: to walk

Thu, 25/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Se camminate più veloci arriviamo al rifugio per pranzo. Sentence meaning: If you walk faster, we'll reach the cabin by lunchtime.

qualche: some

Wed, 24/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Con le melanzane potete cucinare anche qualche peperone. Sentence meaning: With the eggplant you can also cook some peppers.

prestare: to lend

Tue, 23/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Ho prestato il libro di cucina giapponese a Nicoletta. Sentence meaning: I lent the Japanese cookbook to Nicoletta.

L'età: age

Mon, 22/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Si ottiene il diritto di voto al raggiungimento della maggiore età. Sentence meaning: The right to vote is granted upon reaching the legal age.

regalare: to present

Sun, 21/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Il giorno del pensionamento, i colleghi le regaleranno una collana. Sentence meaning: On the day of her retirement, her co-workers will present her with a necklace.

L'uovo: egg

Sat, 20/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:La dieta permette di mangiare non più di 3 uova alla settimana. Sentence meaning: This diet allows you to eat no more than 3 eggs per week.

saltare: to jump

Fri, 19/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Per toccare il soffitto con il dito dovete saltare molto in alto. Sentence meaning: To touch the ceiling with your finger you have to jump very high.

chiedere: to ask

Thu, 18/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Chiederò ulteriori dettagli quando mi consegneranno il pacco. Sentence meaning: I will ask for further details when they deliver the parcel.

scherzare: to joke

Wed, 17/11/2021 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Smettila di scherzare, per favore! Sono in ballo cose importanti. Sentence meaning: Please quit joking around! Important things are at stake.

L'argomento: subject

Tue, 16/11/2021 - 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

Mon, 15/11/2021 - 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

Sun, 14/11/2021 - 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

Sat, 13/11/2021 - 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

Fri, 12/11/2021 - 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

Thu, 11/11/2021 - 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

Wed, 10/11/2021 - 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

Tue, 09/11/2021 - 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.

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