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buttare: to throw away

Mon, 23/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Perché vuoi buttare via il tuo bel maglione rosso? Sentence meaning: Why do you want to throw away your beautiful red sweater?

L'attesa: waiting

Sat, 21/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Potete accomodarvi in sala d'attesa, l'avvocato arriverà presto. Sentence meaning: You may be seated in the waiting room; the lawyer will arrive soon.

tremare: to tremble

Fri, 20/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Le foglie della quercia tremano al vento. Sentence meaning: The leaves of the oak tremble in the wind.

vendere: to sell

Thu, 19/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Abbiamo venduto la nostra macchina a 8.000,00 euro e abbiamo comprato una moto. Sentence meaning: We sold our car for 8,000.00 euros and bought a motorcycle.

improvvisamente: suddenly

Tue, 17/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Improvvisamente ha cominciato a piovere. Sentence meaning: Suddenly it started raining.

separare: to separate

Mon, 16/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:I miei zii separeranno la cucina dal salotto con un muro. Sentence meaning: My aunt and uncle will separate the kitchen from the living room with a wall.

La velocità: speed

Sun, 15/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Galileo Galilei fu il primo che cercò di misurare la velocità della luce. Sentence meaning: Galileo Galilei was the first person to try to measure the speed of light.

Il quadro: painting

Sat, 14/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Furono rubati due quadri, uno di Raffaello e uno di Caravaggio. Sentence meaning: Two paintings were stolen: a Raphael and a Caravaggio.

noioso: boring

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:La lezione di ieri è stata molto noiosa. Sentence meaning: Yesterday's lesson was very boring.

Il prezzo: price

Thu, 12/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:I prezzi sono aumentati ancora! Sentence meaning: Prices have increased again!

mantenere: to keep

Wed, 11/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Non riesco a mantenere la linea perché sono golosa. Sentence meaning: I can't keep in shape because I am a glutton.

libero: free

Tue, 10/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:Se stasera sei libera possiamo andare al cinema. Sentence meaning: If you are free tonight we can go to the movies.

girare: to turn

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Per arrivare al museo deve girare a sinistra al prossimo semaforo. Sentence meaning: To get to the museum you have to turn left at the next stoplight.

La cartolina: post-card

Sun, 08/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:Buongiorno, vorrei spedire questa cartolina negli Stati Uniti. Sentence meaning: Hello, I would like to send this postcard to the United States.

distrattamente: absent-mindedly

Sat, 07/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence:Non guidare distrattamente, è pericoloso! Sentence meaning: Do not drive absent-mindedly: it is dangerous!

ammalarsi: to become sick

Fri, 06/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Le bimbe si sono ammalate il primo giorno di vacanza. Sentence meaning: The girls became sick the first day of vacation.

ambientale: environmental

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: adjective Example sentence:L'inquinamento ambientale è un problema mondiale. Sentence meaning: Environmental pollution is a world problem.

tenere: to hold

Wed, 04/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Se lo tieni così stretto, l'uovo si rompe. Sentence meaning: If you hold it too tightly, the egg will break.

significare: to mean

Tue, 03/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: verb Example sentence:Cosa significa la parola 'impasse'? Sentence meaning: What does the word 'impasse' mean?

La sede: headquarters

Mon, 02/09/2019 - 10:00
Part of speech: noun Example sentence:La sede del partito è in Piazza Italia. Sentence meaning: The party headquarters are in Italia Square.

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