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Cominciamo con il proverbio italiano: ‘Sbagliando, s’impara‘. Diciamo anche che non è necessario avere una scuola di italiano vicino...
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Molti studenti mi chiedono: ‘Come possiamo imparare l’italiano divertendoci?‘ E la mia risposta è quasi sempre la stessa: ‘Can...
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As Serianni (2019) writes, the Italian lexicon could be schematized by a pyramid whose layers are made up of formations inside the system, of Latinism...
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Drinking like a fish!

We finally arrived at our penultimate article on idioms, after having explored idioms with numbers (here and here), body parts (here and here) and ani...
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Barking dogs seldom bite

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As Cooper has written in 1998, “Since idiomatic expressions are so frequently encountered in both spoken and written discourse, they require spe...
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Finally, the 2020 is here! You’re full of good intentions and energy to start new activities. So why not use this new energy to improve yourself...
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Italian elementary level

The end of the year is a wonderful time to look forward with anticipation and make plans for the new year, and there’s no better way to usher in...
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Nowadays to learn a language online is very easy. You can find a lot of Italian online courses. And so why choose us? Why sign up for Italyamo? Let me...