Languages and culture – Italian

Capodanno in Italia

By Claudia Quesito Cosa fai a Capodanno? (What are your plans for New Year’s Eve?) is by definition the small-talk...

Gli intraducibili

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

Italian American Heritage Month

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

Italian Design

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

Learning Italian: Restaurant Survival Guide

By Claudia Quesito Learning a language is a process. There’s no real ending point and it’s a nonlinear...

Il linguaggio dei fiori

By- Claudia Quesito Few things are as universal as flowers. Their magical beauty, joyful colors, and intoxicating...