Travelers to foreign countries constantly praise these pocket-size phrasebooks for their portability, durability, travel tips, and their many easy-to-find phrases that apply to all kinds of travel situations You'll find approximately 2,500 words and expressions in both English and Italian, plus pronunciation guidance. Each book includes: Useful bilingual phrases for checking into hotels, shopping, dining, and more Maps, advice on tipping, local customs, and more Travel information, words, and phrases apply for both tourists and business travelers A bilingual dictionary at the back of the book New editions of all Barron's At a Glance phrasebooks have been brought up to date with words and phrases pertaining to recent social customs, new idiomatic expressions, recent advances in technology, and more. Also includes free bonus online content with audio.
A methodical presentation of Italian grammar and usage makes this reference guide ideal both for those beginning language study, and for those who want to review the Italian they've already learned. Parts of speech, sentence structure, lists of synonyms and antonyms, idiomatic phrases, days, dates, months, seasons, and numbers are all reviewed, along with guides to word pronunciation and sentence punctuation.
Release on 2020-07-07 | by John Colaneri,Vincent Luciani,Marcel Danesi
Author: John Colaneri,Vincent Luciani,Marcel Danesi
Pubpsher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Foreign Language Study
The original and most trusted verb book in the market with over 50 years of proven excellence! Barron’s 501 Italian Verbs provides students, travelers, and adult learners with fingertip access to the 501 most common and useful Italian verbs in all 15 tenses and moods. Fluency in Italian begins with a knowledge of correct verb formation and usage. Having a quick reference guide such as this classic book is an absolute essential for those learning the language or those who just need a quick refresher. The authors provide clear, easy-to-follow instruction along with synonyms, antonyms and idiomatic expressions. Each verb is listed alphabetically in chart form—one verb per page along with its English translation. Highlights of this brand new edition include: One verb per page conjugated in all tenses and moods Synonyms, antonyms and idiomatic phrases for each verb The 55 most essential Italian verbs highlighted and used in context A pull-out reference card featuring the most essential verbs An extensive index including many more regular verbs conjugated like the book's 501 model verbs Passive and active voice formations Even more entries in the English-Italian verb index covering impersonal verbs, weather expressions, and more Online practice and exercises to reinforce verb conjugations and usage Audio program to model native speaker rhythms and intonation New pronoun chart on the inside front cover
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