Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 8

You continue to learn Friulian now by studying, in this post, the entirety of the eighth chapter of the Book of Genesis. As in the last chapter, the subject here is il diluvi (flood) and l’arcje di Noè (Noah’s ark). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Friulian language here (Gjenesi 1). In the notes for … Continue reading Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 8

Learn Italian from Pinocchio: chapter 8

In this post, your study of Italian will cover the entirety of chapter 8 of Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi. In this eighth chapter, Pinocchio gets his feet replaced, and Geppetto sells his coat so that he can buy Pinocchio the alphabet book he needs for school. If you wish to consult Le avventure di Pinocchio online, you will find a link in the index … Continue reading Learn Italian from Pinocchio: chapter 8

Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 7

In this post, you continue to learn Friulian through the Bible; you will study the entirety of the seventh chapter of the Book of Genesis, where the subject continues with il diluvi (flood) and l’arcje di Noè (Noah’s ark). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Friulian language here (Gjenesi 1). The Friulian text that you … Continue reading Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 7

Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 6, verses 9-22

You will now continue your study of the Friulian language through verses from the Bible by examining Gjenesi 6:9-22; that is, verses 9-22 of the sixth chapter of the Book of Genesis, where the subject is il diluvi (flood). These verses take you to the end of the chapter. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the … Continue reading Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 6, verses 9-22

Learn Italian from Pinocchio: chapter 7, part 4

In this fourth and final part of chapter 7 from Le avventure di Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi, Pinocchio resigns himself to eating the cores and skins of the pears so as to placate his hunger. The first portion of text you will consider here reads as follows: Quando Pinocchio in due bocconi ebbe mangiata la prima pera, fece l’atto di buttar via il torsolo; ma Geppetto gli … Continue reading Learn Italian from Pinocchio: chapter 7, part 4

Friulian translation exercise 2

If you have studied all the Genesis posts up to the end of Gjenesi 6:1-8, have a go at completing the exercises below. A. Using the passât prossim, translate the following from English to Friulian; to the best of your ability, employ the same usages that you have encountered in the Bible. In this and all following exercises, you can assume the subject you is … Continue reading Friulian translation exercise 2

Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 6, verses 1-8

This post continues your study of the Friulian language as used in the Bible; you will now begin your study of the sixth chapter of the Book of Genesis, where the subject is la coruzion dai oms (corruption of men). In this post, you will examine verses 1-8; that is, Gjenesi 6:1-8. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your … Continue reading Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 6, verses 1-8

Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 5

This post continues your study of the Friulian language as used in the Bible; in this post, you will study the entirety of Gjenesi 5, or the fifth chapter of the Book of Genesis, where the subject is i patriarcjis prin dal diluvi (patriarchs before the flood). Il patriarcje is the Friulian for patriarch; il diluvi means flood. If you are arriving on this site … Continue reading Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 5

Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 4, verses 17-26

You will now continue your study of the Friulian language through verses from the Bible by examining Gjenesi 4:17-26; that is, verses 17-26 of the fourth chapter of the Book of Genesis, where the subject is la dissendence di Cain (descendance of Cain). These are the final verses of the chapter. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study … Continue reading Study Friulian from the Bible: Genesis 4, verses 17-26