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A prepositionThe Italian preposition a is generally summarized as "to, at, or in," but it has a few more meanings and uses than that.



Italian drinks
Thirsty? Learn Italian vocabulary related to drinking and drinks, everything from from water to wine.


Credere – to believe

Credere - Italian verbCredere is one of the most common Italian verbs and is used much like its English equivalent: "to believe."


Games, Sports, Hobbies

Italian hobbies, sports, and games
Even if you love working on your Italian, sometimes you just need to play! Learn the Italian equivalents of your favorite games, sports, and hobbies and the verbs to use with them.

Essere – to be

Essere - Italian verbEssere is the most common verb in the Italian language, used to describe many aspects of being.


9 Reasons to Learn Italian

Learn ItalianPeople are often charmed by the musicality of Italian and the promise of la dolce vita. Italian ranks fourth among the world’s most learned languages, but most importantly, it’s associated with a rich culture whose influence extends to all four corners of the globe. If you are trying to broaden your career opportunities, travel with confidence, or simply master your menu, you can’t go wrong with the language of da Vinci and Mona Lisa.

Euphonic D

D eufonicaIn Italian, there are some words that change form in very specific constructions for reasons of pronunciation. Three of these are tiny words that take on the d eufonica.


Regular -ire Verbs

Regular ire verbsItalian verbs that end in -ire are divided into two groups, both considered regular. The first group is smaller and has similar endings to regular -ere verbs.