By Sylvia Lymbery, Sandra Silipo
Are you aware Italian already and need to head a level additional? If you're making plans a trip to Italy, have to brush up your Italian for paintings, or are easily doing a direction, Colloquial Italian 2 is the right strategy to refresh your wisdom of the language and to increase your skills.
Colloquial Italian 2 is designed to aid these involved in self-study; based to provide you the chance to hear and skim plenty of sleek, daily Italian, it has additionally been constructed to paintings systematically on reinforcing and increasing your snatch of Italian grammar and vocabulary.
Key good points of Colloquial Italian 2 include:
• Revision fabric to assist consolidate and building up your basics
• A wided variety of up to date actual files, either written and audio
• plenty of spoken and written workouts in each one unit
• Highlighted key constructions and words, a Grammar reference and distinctive solution keys
• A broad variety of occasions, targeting everyday existence in Italy.
Audio fabric to accompany the direction is obtainable to obtain loose in MP3 structure from www.routledge.com/cw/colloquials. Recorded by way of local audio system, the audio fabric positive aspects the dialogues and texts from the booklet and should support boost your listening and pronunciation abilities.
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Extra resources for Colloquial Italian 2: The Next Step in Language Learning
Exercise 1 1 What sort of career did Angelo have in mind as a young man? And what did he eventually do? 2 Why did he leave Bologna? ANGELO Ho studiato medicina e mi sono laureato. Dopodiché ho fatto il militare, ufficiale medico, alla scuola per ufficiali medici a Firenze…su in collina verso Piazzale Michelangelo… Poi ho iniziato un corso di specializzazione con la speranza di fare carriera universitaria a Bologna. Sulle prime un professore mi ha tenuto buono facendo delle promesse, dopodiché però, 54 | EDUCATION AND CAREER passato un anno, queste promesse non sono state mantenute, mio padre era morto, le mie finanze erano al verde…molto al verde!
Language learning suggestions Use every opportunity which comes your way to try your Italian: in an Italian restaurant, greet the waiter in Italian. If he is not too busy he will enjoy your efforts. If you can, go to an Italian film, preferably with English subtitles. Perhaps you have an Italian neighbour or a colleague you can try the occasional conversation with. Buy an Italian magazine to look through. Try to get hold of some Italian music to sing along to…And don’t forget about thinking in Italian when you have a spare moment.
G. g. desidero che). Look at the list in the Grammar reference. 3. Note that Tiziana says: Credo di avere un viso. I think I have a face. When the subject of both verbs is the same, a different structure is used, di+infinitive: Credo che Tiziana sia molto attraente. I think Tiziana is very attractive. Credo di essere molto attraente. I think I am very attractive. Tiziana pensa che suo marito sia simpatico. Tiziana thinks her husband is nice. Tiziana pensa di essere simpatica. Tiziana thinks she is nice.
Colloquial Italian 2: The Next Step in Language Learning by Sylvia Lymbery, Sandra Silipo