Languages and culture

Gli intraducibili

By Claudia Quesito Let’s talk about “the untranslatables,” i.e. Italian words, expressions, and sayings that...

Food Certifications

By Claudia Quesito Italian food and cuisine need no introduction; they are universally well known. Being famous...
French

Pourquoi apprendre le français?

Voici quelques arguments en faveur de l'apprentissage du français.   Une langue latine qui a influencé...

Italian American Heritage Month

By Claudia Quesito Every year in October, the United States officially celebrates Italian Americans’ contributions...
Germany

Six Emblematic Monuments to Visit in Germany

While travelling abroad isn't on most people's to-do list right now, it's nice to think of all the places we'll visit...
Open book

How to Help Students with Language Learning Anxiety

Learning a new language can be exciting and enjoyable, but it can also be nerve-wracking even for the most confident...
Pale mountains

I siti patrimonio dell’umanità

In terms of size, Italy is definitely a small country: its total area is 116,350 square miles (or 301.340 chilometri...

Five Traditional German Foods to Try

Germany might be best known for its beer and sausage, but any foodie will tell you that German cuisine is as diverse as...

Past Tenses: Passato Prossimo Versus Imperfetto

By- Claudia Quesito The main tenses used to talk about the past are passato prossimo (present perfect), imperfetto...

Italian Design

By Claudia Quesito Together with the unavoidable food, design is one of the Italian icons, known and celebrated...