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Any given Christmas in Italy

Any given Christmas in Italy

The popular satirical youtube channel The Jackal has published Ogni maledetto Natale, an hilarious video about the (sometimes infamous) tradition of Christmas movies in Italy, parodying famous movie directors such as Sergio Leone (Il buono, il brutto e il cattivo), Paolo Sorrentino (La grande Bellezza), Gabriele Muccino (L’ultimo bacio), Vittorio De Sica (Sciuscià, Ladri di biciclette), the Vanzina Brothers (sadly renown for…

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Colours in Italian: i colori in italiano

Match and translate: match the colour with the Italian translation Fill the gaps Fai pratica e accorda i colori (maschile/femminile- singolare/plurale) nero/blu/rosso/giallo/arancione/verde/bianco/rosa/ grigio   In Italia il cielo è sempre ……….. Il semaforo ha 3 colori: ………, ………. e ………… I colori della bandiera italiana sono ………….., …………………e ………… mentre quelli della bandiera americana sono ………….., …………… e …………. La banana…

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Reasons to Learn Italian

UNDER CONSTRUCTION Italian is spoken throughout the Italian península and the islands of Sardinia, Corsica and Sicily. Besides, it’s spoken in the countries surrounding Italy: Switzerland, Slovenia, France, Austria and Albania. When taking Italian courses London students tell us the reasons why they enjoy learning this language. It’s Beautiful Italian is not only a Romance language because it belongs to the…

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Play and Learn

Play and Learn

Learning a new language should be fun, which is why I like to use games and puzzles when teaching.  Even revision and home study can be fun. I have searched the internet to find websites which offer interactive games to help you learn. Learn the names of household objects using a picture dictionary,  test your knowledge of Italian geography with  a quiz…

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Italian Altarpieces before 1500- The National Gallery

Devotion by Design: Italian Altarpieces before 1500 Date and time 6 July – 2 October 2011 Sainsbury Wing Exhibition Admission free As part of a programme of summer shows focusing on the National Gallery’s collection, ‘Devotion by Design’ explores the function, the original location, and the development of altarpieces in Italy during the late Middle Ages and the early Renaissance.…

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Prepositions and articles

Completate l’articolo con le preposizioni e gli articoli della lista gli / uno / di / i / con “Se sarai come me, ci ameremo per sempre”. Potrebbe essere questa la ricetta per l’amore eterno. Secondo (1.)……………….. studio inglese, se non si litiga sulla scelta della casa, sul film da vedere, su dove abitare o su come comportarsi (2.)……………. figli e parenti,…

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