Piacere is the Italian verb that will allow us to describe an important part of our feelings – our likes and dislikes. And, piacere is a very important verb for the traveler to Italy to know because there are so many places and things “to like” in Italy!
“Piacere” is a very important verb for the Italian traveler to know in the past tense. Once we tap into the Italian way of thinking, and learn a few simple examples, it becomes easy to express how much we have liked what we have experienced in Italy!
“Piacere” is a very important verb for the Italian traveler to know, since there are so many people, places and things “to like”in Italy! Once we tap into the Italian way of thinking, and learn a few simple examples, it becomes easy to express how much we like things in Italian!
Italian Phrases We Use EVERY Day! How do I say, “I love you?” in Italian? Let me count the ways…
For Valentine’s Day this year, let’s learn how to greet all of our loved ones warmly by saying, “I love you!” in Italian, using the correct phrases for our one true romantic love and for our family and friends. Let’s learn how to use the Italian verb “amare” in Italian for our true love and, “Ti voglio bene” for our family and friends.
Learn Italian Phrases to use EVERY day! is a blog series written by Kathryn Occhipinti, author of the Conversational Italian for Travelers series of books. In this series, she shares her insights and method into the best way to learn how to speak fluently in the Italian language. The 12th through 18th blogs in this series are summarized here on this page. Just click on the links to read the full blog.
Learn Italian with Italian phrases we use every day! Part 5: What I saw, what I see, and what I am looking at in Italian. In daily conversation we often describe what we saw, or what we see or are looking at. Several important Italian expressions also use the verb “to see” to describe the desire to meet someone or show someone something. Remember these commonly used phrases for your every day Italian conversations!
Italian Subjunctive Mode –
Il Congiuntivo: Reprinted from the original blog below is an explanation of why the subjunctive mode is important in Italian and a list of Italian words and phrases that take the Italian subjunctive mode. This is the full list of phrases that was discussed in the series. I hope you find this list useful!
Learn Italian and Describe Your Needs! Find out how to talk about what you need in Italian, using common phrases like “ho bisogno di,” “Mi serve,” and “Voglio che tu…” in our blog today!
Learn Italian for every day! Part 3: Many Italian past tense verbs will be used every day to tell others about an important event that has happened to us. How many can you think of? Learn how to incorporate “commonly used phraess” in Italian to express yourself quickly and easily.
For Italians and Americans alike, how much time something takes, or will take, is very important. Learn the important phrases to know to talk about the passage of time in Italian.