A Tavola!!!

TAVOLO in Italiano significa “table – (EN)”, “table- (FR)”.  Lo sai che UN TAVOLO in Italiano è diverso da UNA TAVOLA? ( you can find out about it here too ) Tavolo o Tavola? Un TAVOLO (parola maschile che termina in – O)  è un  mobile ( piece of furniture (EN)/un meuble (FR) ; UNA…

Try saying this fast…Scioglilingua

Try saying this fast…Scioglilingua Did you know that the longest word in the Italian language is generally said to be ‘precipitevolissimevolmente‘ meaning ‘very quickly’? Or this one – which is a ‘quattrocentocinquantaquattromilacinquecentoquarantaquattresimo’ – that’s the written form of ‘454,544th’. All these difficult to say words in Italian are called Scioglilingua, Tongue twisters, litterally Sciogli =…

Uncommon Italy & Chiacchiere con Chiara

Uncommon Italy & Chiacchiere con Chiara I am very happy to be part of a new community of Italy Lovers. It all began in a part of Tuscany that it’s really  close to my heart: Casole d’Elsa, the small village  between Siena and Florence that welcomed me when I started my new life back in…