The beginning of any foreign language learning path is always the alphabet. Here you are a fantastic video on the Italian alphabet from A to Z, associated to the most famous Italian cities. It’s very useful to take your first steps in the language and in its country.
The Italian alphabet
The Italian alphabet consists of 5 vowels, 16 Italian consonants and 5 foreign consonants.
The vowels are: A – E – I – O – U
The Italian consonants are: B – C – D – F – G – H – L – M – N – P – Q – R – S – T – V – Z
The foreign consonants are: J – K – W – X – Y
Here you are all the letters of the Italian alphabet in order (associated to some of the most beautiful Italian cities; that’s very useful when you need to spell a word!):
Roma (the capital of Italy!)
N.B. The foreign letters are only used in foreign words, therefore there are no Italian cities starting with a foreign consonant! Here you are some foreign words acquired by the Italian vocabulary:
Jeans, Ketchup, Wurstel, Xbox, Yogurt
Now you know the alphabet! Learn the numbers!
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