Welcome to the third Italian lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Italian to help you practice your daily phrases.
In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.
|Grammar + Rules - Italian|
|do you have milk?|
[verb + noun] ha del latte?
|I have milk and coffee|
[preposition + noun] ho latte e caffè
|he has three apples|
[number + plural noun] ha tre mele
|she only has one apple|
[number + singular noun] ha solo una mela
|we live in a small house|
[adjective + noun] viviamo in una piccola casa
|I like our breakfast|
[pronoun + noun] mi piace la nostra colazione
The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.
Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.
|English - Italian|
|Do you speak (English/ Italian)? parla (inglese/italiano)?|
|Just a little un pochino|
|I like Italian mi piace l'italiano|
|Can I practice with you? posso fare pratica con lei?|
|How old are you? quanti anni ha?|
|I'm thirty three years old ho 33 anni|
|It was nice talking to you mi ha fatto piacere parlare con lei!|
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