“I HATE ITALY!”: A Foreigner Talks about her NEGATIVE EXPERIENCES in Italy

In this video, we interviewed Marta Tardáguila Del Castillo, who has been living in Italy for a long time. We asked her about her negative experiences in Italy and what she thinks could be improved. Her answers were very interesting!

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The 12 WEIRDEST Idiomatic Expressions in ITALIAN

How many times did you not understand Italian even if you have a very good knowledge of the language? This might have happened because of some weird idiomatic expressions! That’s why, in this article, I’ll teach you 12 of the weirdest Italian idioms, and their explanation (when it’s known).

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3 DELICIOUS Italian RECIPES to REDUCE FOOD WASTE (ready in 15 minutes)

I wanted to prepare some traditional Italian dishes and I had an idea: Learnamo is environmentally friendly and passionate about minimising all type of waste, especially food waste, so I thought I could teach you 3 Italian delicious and ZERO-WASTE recipes that you can easily do at home, in a short time and at a low cost! The three recipes I’m talking about are spaghetti all’assassinarisotto al limoncello and focaccia di pane! These are Italian recipes, so it goes without saying that they are rich in tasty carbs!

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The 5 Most Popular Classic ITALIAN Cocktails: Ingredients for your APERITIVO at Home!

When times are rough, like the one we’re going through right now, and when we’re forced to spend most of our time at home without the possibility of going outside, especially in the evening and at night, we miss drinking a nice cocktail with our friends. I know that it’s not the same, but we can always organize happy hours on Zoom with our friends, or even take time for ourselves to drink a good cocktail. But the thing is: you have to make them the right way! We’re here for you, we’ll teach you how to prepare 5 of the most popular Italian cocktails, that are quite easy to make (if we can, you can too) but that are still a great company during these days, where a little bit of alcohol can cheer us up.  We’ll also tell you all about their history because this is still an educational channel, isn’t it?

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The word BASTA in Italian: What does it mean? How do we use it? Explanation + Examples

As you may have guessed from the title, in this lesson we’ll talk about the word BASTA, which is used in many situations and often with different nuances. You’ve definitely heard it used in some situations, but probably you wouldn’t know how to use it properly in certain contexts.  Well, that’s why we’re here: we’ll teach you the meaning of this word and then we’ll show you many examples that will help you to learn all the different uses of BASTA.

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