10 Expressions that Native Italian Speakers Use ALL THE TIME

What’s your biggest dream? Maybe to buy a house, to become famous or to meet your soulmate, to have more friends…And that’s okay, of course! But if your answer is “to sound like a native Italian speaker”, this is the right video for you! In fact, I will show you some really common expressions in everyday language, mostly used among young people! You’ll find interlayers and exclamations used in informal contexts to express surprise, indignation, bewilderment and other feelings.

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Modal Verbs in the Italian Language: 5 Common Mistakes

In this lesson we will talk about a very important topic of Italian grammar: modal verbs. In Italian, like in many other languages, modal verbs (volere, dovere, potere e sapere) are quite particular verbs: they can be used alone or followed by another verbe in the infinitive form. Also, each verb has some very clear shades of meaning. These verbs are used very frequently in the Italian language, even hundreds of times a day. And since they are so frequently present in our language, it’s important to use them correctly. This can be hard at times, and that’s why we made this video about the 5 most common mistakes concerning modal verbs.

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Sorbillo vs Briatore: Challenge between the 2 Most Famous Pizzas in Italy (our Experience and Opinion)

Guess what triggered a huge discussion in Italy? Pizza! The best known and most loved Italian dish in the world was invented in the city of Naples, where it was a very common dish among poor people. According to a legend, in this city pizza Margherita was invented and named after the queen Margherita di Savoia. Its toppings represented the colours of the Italian flag (white mozzarella, green basil and red tomato sauce). From that day a lot of pizza makers went wild and created even more “gourmet” versions of the traditional pizza Margherita. For example, you can find this “gourmet” pizza in Falvio Briatore’s restaurants. The prices there are so high that they drew a lot of criticism and triggered come fights between Italian pizza lovers.

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The Italian Language: Origins, How to Learn it, Dialects, Subjunctive mood (Answers to questions asked on Google)

When you’re studying a foreign language, it is normal to have a lot of questions. Obviously, also those who study Italian as a foreign language have questions and doubts. I can tell you that! In fact, I get asked a lot of questions from you, to which I try to answer in all my videos. But you also ask Google a lot of questions about the Italian language, right? And you do that almost everyday. So in this video, I decided to humbly take Google’s place and answer the most asked questions on Google about the Italian language! Let’s see if you have asked yourselves the same questions and if you know the answers!

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