Languages and culture – Italian

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...

L’italiano svizzero

By Claudia Quesito Italian is widely spoken in many countries and is the national language of Italy, San Marino,...

Le parole più usate dagli italiani

By Claudia Quesito According to Treccani—the most famous and influential Italian encyclopedia—Italian boasts...

Italiani illustri poco illustri

By Claudia Quesito Who are the most famous Italians of the twentieth century? Music, politics, fashion, cinema,...

Learning Italian: Tongue Twisters

By Claudia Quesito Tongue twisters, scioglilingua—literally, (things that) melt your tongue—are great for...