5 common Italian mistakes you should avoid

Italian mistakes

Practice makes perfect, they say; however, while we’re learning, we may run into Italian mistakes we may be even unaware of. If we are singling out some of the most common mistakes or errors (there’s a difference), it means we can measure their occurrence by the lot. 

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10 meaningful Italian quotes with English translation for tattoos

Italian tattoo quotesIf you want to mash your Italian learning up to an amount of body modification, here you are some Italian tattoo quotes to be considered. There could definitely be one that strikes a chord with you.

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Telephone Tales by Gianni Rodari and other Italian tales

Telephone tales

Gianni Rodari (1920-1980), the author of Favole al telefono (1962) (English translation, Telephone Tales), is the most important Italian children’s author of the 20th century. He is largely known in Italy and Eastern Europe and was particularly relevant to the USSR when it existed. In fact, his “ties” to the former Soviet Union have somewhat prevented Rodari from becoming a household name in Western countries such as the United States, notwithstanding he is very well regarded by critics and scholars. 

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