“Help, I learn words all the time, but then I forget them after a few days. What can I do?” I always receive messages of this kind and I understand them, because being able to remember the meanings of all the words we find and look for on the vocabulary is not easy! Indeed! It’s easier to remember how to use the subjunctive in Italian… and that says a lot! If you are finding difficulty in memorising, keep reading, I’ll recommend you some tricks!Read More
On Sunday, 11 July 2021, Italy became the European champion, winning the European Cup. So, I thought, those who watched the match (but also those who didn’t) must have heard the Italian national anthem many times. So, in the aftermath of this pleasant victory for Italy, I decided to tell you more about our national anthem and its author, and explain its meaning.
Dear students and friends of LearnAmo, the topic we will be discussing will be a bit different from the others, because we will not talk about grammar, there will be no exercises and we will not study Italian culture. I’ve decided to tell you a little bit more about myself, I’ll open up a little to you so you can get to know me better. On social media I asked you to ask me some questions about what you would like to know about me, Rocco, LearnAmo and our private life. Read on to find out everything!
As many know, Dante Alighieri was a great Italian writer and poet, famous above all for his masterpiece, the Divine Comedy. What many people do not know, however, is that it is thanks to him that words or expressions previously unknown or little widespread have become part of our language. That is why he is considered “the father” of our modern Italian!
We decided to visit the Pitti Palace in Florence, with its wonderful Gardens of Boboli. I don’t know about you, but we are big fans of the majestic and mighty buildings, signs of glorious times, long gone. Anyway, we’ll take you with us to the wonderful palace and its beautiful gardens. And in addition, we leave you some curiosities about these! We’re sure you don’t know all of them! Ready?