italians

Past Tenses: Passato Prossimo Versus Imperfetto

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

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...

Italiani o europei?

By- Claudia Quesito In Italy, it is often debated how much Italians—as well as their fellow Europeans—...

Esami

By- Claudia Quesito Gli esami non finiscono mai (exams never end), goes an old saying. True or not, there are...

Do You Speak English?

By- Claudia Quesito Italians start to learn English at a very young age. Even if English is only mandatory from...

Gli italiani e i malanni

By- Claudia Quesito Italians are very cautious about their health, and they seem to be prone to malaises that...

The most notorious non-Italian dishes

By- Claudia Quesito The Italian cuisine is known, loved, and reproduced worldwide—and sometimes it becomes …...

Italians and Their Love for Smartphones

By- Claudia Quesito It is a well-known fact that Italians in general can be quite chatty: smartphones are...