Talk Dirty Italian by Alexis Munier & Emmanuel Tichello

After reviewing my copy of Speak Italian last week, I couldn’t resist dusting off another Italian treasure from my little language learning library. This time I have chosen something a little different……  Talk Dirty Italian When you are learning a new language there are always piles of different textbooks to explain all different types of grammar, syntax and vocabulary but the one thing they rarely … Continue reading Talk Dirty Italian by Alexis Munier & Emmanuel Tichello

Speak Italian by Bruno Murani

Hi everyone! I am back again with another book review for you. I have dusted off my bookshelf and pulled another volume to tell you all about. Hopefully convincing you to add to your own collection (or wish list at least). As always, no star ratings here, just my honest thoughts about why I chose the book and why I find it so interesting. This … Continue reading Speak Italian by Bruno Murani

Harry Potter e La Pietra Filosofale da J K Rowling (Recensione Italiana)

  Per tutti gli italiani, questa è la mia ultima recensione di un libro in italiano. Per vedere la versione originale (in inglese) vai qui. È tempo di nuovo, di esplorare la biblioteca di “From Pillar to Posts” (tutte le due librerie) e scegliere un nuovo libro da raccontarvi. Nelle precedenti recensioni (vedi qui, qui or vai alla voce “Shelfie” nella parte destra della pagina) … Continue reading Harry Potter e La Pietra Filosofale da J K Rowling (Recensione Italiana)

Harry Potter e La Pietra Filosofale by J K Rowling

It’s time once again, to venture into the From Pillar to Posts library (all two bookcases of it) and choose a new book to tell you all about. As with my other reviews (see here, here or go to the “Shelfie” category on the right hand side of the page) there will be no star ratings, just honest thoughts about why I love the book … Continue reading Harry Potter e La Pietra Filosofale by J K Rowling

Felice Anno Nuovo a tutti

As part of my #translationtuesday challenge I am starting to translate my old blog posts in to Italian. Improve my Italian and help make the blog more multilingual. For the original English post see here. Allora, il 2016 adesso  è finito e sò è stato per me quest’anno. Mia madre si è sposata, mia sorella si è fidanzata, abbiamo fatto un viaggio incredibile in Islanda … Continue reading Felice Anno Nuovo a tutti

TBT – The Italian love affair begins

As it is a Thursday I thought I would write a post about how I got into language learning and more specifically Italian. Like most people in the UK, I studied French and German at school for a number of years and even with my B at GCSE, I left with little to no useable knowledge of the language and no desire to remember or … Continue reading TBT – The Italian love affair begins