Week 66 Italian Words Learned

  1. potenziamento – strengthening
  2. recupero – recovery
  3. addormentare – to fall asleep
  4. mandare/mettere a letto – to send to sleep/bed
  5. rovesciare – to spill
  6. pace – peace
  7. garbatamente – politely
  8. parere – opinion
  9. sebbene – albeit
  10. seppure – although
  11. perciò – therefore/hense/thus
  12. pungere (gli insetti) – to sting (insects)
  13. mordere (gli animali) – to bite (animals)
  14. Sono stata punta dalla zanzara tre volte stando qui – I was/have been bitten by a mosquito three times standing here
  15. Sono stato morso da un cane – I was/have been bitten by a dog
  16. negli ultimi giorni/mesi/anni – in the last few days/months/years
  17. celare/nascondere – to conceal/to hide
  18. la cappa – the hood/cape/cloak
  19. il cappuccio – the cap/hood/cowl
  20. la giara – the jar (ceramic earthenware)
  21. in fondo – at the bottom
  22. il gambo – the stem/stalk
  23. Non devi avere paura – You don’t have to be afraid
  24. Lei è fiduciosa, lui è fiducioso, loro sono fiduciosi – She is confident, he is confident, they are confident
  25. all’estero – abroad
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Week 65 Italian Words Learned

  1. accogliere – to receive/accept
  2. spolverare – to dust
  3. stagnare – to stagnate
  4. maniera – way/manner
  5. atteggiamento – attitude
  6. la lucentezza – the gloss
  7. la blusa – the blouse
  8. annue – annual
  9. gli animali domestici – the pets
  10. celare – to conceal
  11. i cavalieri – the knights
  12. i guerrieri – the warriors
  13. i soldati – the soldiers
  14. il prete – the priest
  15. il vicario – the vicar
  16. il reverendo – the reverend
  17. il sedano rapa – the celeriac
  18. il cavalo – the cabbage
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Week 64 Italian Words Learned

  1. l’agrume/il citro – citrus
  2. allacciare – to fasten
  3. figurarsi… (figurati) – oh yes of course… (sarcastic/colloquial)
  4. imbrogliare – to cheat/mislead
  5. Quello che è mio è il tuo – What’s mine is yours
  6. gommoso – chewy
  7. collana – necklace
  8. assurdo – absurd
  9. bancarelle – stalls
  10. aumentare – to increase
  11. scordare – to forget
  12. gonfiare – to inflate
  13. sgonfiare – to deflate
  14. affrescare – fresco (verb)
  15. patrimoni artistici – artistic heritage
  16. poiché – as/inasmuch as
  17. sovraccaricare – to overload/overdo
  18. le prelibatezze – the delocacies
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Week 63 Italian Words Learned

  1. considerevole – considerable
  2. inoltre – furthermore
  3. il fascicolo – booklet
  4. elenchi – lists
  5. fornire – to provide/supply
  6. il mestiere – crafts
  7. il reinfresco – refreshment
  8. la traccia – track
  9. la scomparsa – disappearance
  10. parabrezza – windscreen
  11. il grattacielo – skyscraper
  12. rivolgere – to appeal
  13. virtù – virtue
  14. vizio – vice
  15. attraente – attractive
  16. le prassi virtuose – the virtous practices
  17. L’ozio è il padre dei vizi – Idleness is the father of vices
  18. lo orto – vegetable garden
  19. il/la cantante – singer
  20. la vista – the sight
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Week 62 Italian Words Learned

  1. tornare indietro – come back
  2. birichina – naughty (in a nice way)
  3. tra cui – among which
  4. peccare – to sin
  5. sguardo – gaze
  6. costruttore di barche – boat builder
  7. idropulitrici / Rondelle di pressione – pressure washers
  8. i coloni – settlers
  9. svilluppo – development
  10. la cannuccia – the straw (drinking)
  11. la paglia – the straw (thatch)
  12. il fieno – the hay
  13. calpestare – to step on
  14. negare – to deny/negate
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Week 61 Italian Words Learned

  1. Lui è addormentato – He is asleep
  2. inoltre – furthermore
  3. Il visto è stato negato nuovamente – The visa was denied again
  4. rimborsare – to reimburse
  5. sbagliato – wrong
  6. orrendo – horrendous
  7. disastro – disaster
  8. il giorno peggiore – the worst day
  9. Sono devastato – I am devastated
  10. senza speranza – hopeless
  11. pieno di speranza – hopeful
  12. Corsi di svago – leisure courses
  13. frodare – to defraud/to cheat
  14. la ressa – the plague
  15. rischierei – I would risk
  16. recitare – to recite
  17. fammi sapere – let me know
  18. cruciverba – crossword
  19. casalinga – housework
  20. sottoporsi – undergo
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Week 60 Italian Words Learned

  1. borchi – bullets
  2. svenire – to faint/pass out
  3. tramare – to plot/conspire
  4. il complotto – the plot/conspiracy
  5. amido di mais – cornstarch
  6. sfamare – to feed
  7. avviamento – start/ing
  8. i pulci – fleas
  9. previsioni del tempo – weather forecast
  10. la acciuga – anchovy
  11. le acciughe – anchovies
  12. Tailandia – Thailand
  13. luna di miele – honeymoon
  14. tessere – to weave
  15. la tessera – a card/pass
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