Italian language series: translation exercise 20

If you have worked through the last four posts pertaining to your study of the language used in Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi, that is, part 1 and part 2 of chapter 6, and part 1 and part 2 of chapter 7, then test your knowledge of the usages you have encountered by translating the following sentences from English to Italian. He is … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 20

Italian language series: translation exercise 19

Now that you have worked through the last three parts (part 4, part 5, part 6) of your study of chapter 5 of Carlo Collodi’s Le avventure di Pinocchio, test your ability at translating the following sentences from English to Italian, using the vocabulary you have encountered here. I have also included a few new usages for you to learn. I did not know how … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 19

Italian language series: translation exercise 18

If you have worked through the first three parts (part 1, part 2, part 3) of your study of the Italian used in chapter 5 of Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi, test your knowledge by translating the following sentences from English to Italian. I have also included some new usages for you to learn. Your brother looks very much like your father. It is getting dark out. Your … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 18

Italian language series: translation exercise 17

Now that you have worked through the last two parts of chapter 4 of your study of Carlo Collodi’s Le avventure di Pinocchio (part 7, part 8), have a go at translating the sentences below from English to Italian, employing the usages you have discovered in these posts. You will also need to use some vocabulary not encountered here before, so you will have the chance to learn a … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 17

Italian language series: translation exercise 16

Now that you have worked through the last three parts of chapter 4 of your study of Carlo Collodi’s Le avventure di Pinocchio (part 4, part 5, part 6), test your skill at translating the following English sentences into Italian, employing the usages you have discovered in these posts. The woodworker has two planes. He has two of them. Of course, come on in! I did as I liked. … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 16

Italian language series: translation exercise 15

If you have worked through the first three parts in your study of chapter 4 of Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi (part 1, part 2, part 3), then test your knowledge by translating the following sentences from English to Italian, using the vocabulary you have encountered. We have lived here for more than twenty years. Will you do me the favour of going away? He disobeyed (rebelled … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 15

Italian language series: translation exercise 14

Before you leave chapter 3 altogether and start chapter 4 of Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi, have a go at translating the following sentences from English to Italian, using the language you have seen in the last four parts (part 13, part 14, part 15, part 16). You are right to not trust him. He is very likely to hit him. I have not the slightest idea. The killer cut … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 14

Italian language series: translation exercise 13

Test your knowledge of the usages you have looked at in the last three parts of chapter 3 (part 10, part 11, part 12) in your study of Carlo Collodi’s Le avventure di Pinocchio by translating the sentences below from English to Italian. I have started teaching him Italian. The children were running around the room. I stared fixedly at him without being able to avoid it. … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 13

Italian language series: translation exercise 12

If you have already worked through the last three parts of chapter 3 (part 7, part 8, part 9) of your study of Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi, have a go at translating the sentences below from English to Italian. You are disrespectful to your father! She dried her tears with her sleeve. Have you finished reading that book? You did not deserve that prize. … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 12

Italian language series: translation exercise 11

Now that you have worked through the last three parts of chapter 3 (part 4, part 5, part 6) of your study of Carlo Collodi’s Le avventure di Pinocchio, test your knowledge by translating the sentences below from English to Italian. My brother found me a job. I cut an article out of the newspaper. The doctor asked me to stick out my tongue. She got upset … Continue reading Italian language series: translation exercise 11