< Akademy | 2019 Revision as of 00:52, 27 April 2019 (view source)Kkofler (talk | contribs) (The default accent in Italian is on the penultimate (second-to-last) syllable, not the first syllable. (Only some words, called "parole sdrucciole", have the accent on the third-to-last syllable, which is often the first.))← Older edit Revision as of 00:59, 27 April 2019 (view source) Kkofler (talk | contribs) (→Basics: "si" for "yes" is also sometimes spelled "sì" to distinguish it from the reflexive pronoun. Both spellings are valid.)Newer edit → Line 42: Line 42: |- |- | Yes | Yes −| Si+| Si (Sì) |- |- | No | No Revision as of 00:59, 27 April 2019 Useful words and phrases in English and Italian Contents 1 Useful words and phrases in English and Italian 1.1 Pronunciation help 1.2 Words & Phrases 1.2.1 Basics 1.2.2 Greetings & Politeness 1.2.3 Tourism & Places & Buying 1.3 Numbers Pronunciation help TipThere are some particularities in pronouncing some letters in Italian, see the following Letter explanation Examples double consonants those have to be pronounced, either by doubling it or accentuating it, as the meaning of a word can change completely cassa (vs. casa), pappa (vs. papà) ch a c followed by an h is pronounced like a - k - bruschetta, gnocchi, zucchini gli the g is not pronounced, instead pronounce it like - lli -- figlio, glielo, consiglio gn the "g" is not pronounced, instead say a nasal - "n" - gnocchi à è ì ò ù Many Italian words are accentuated on the penultimate syllable, but not if there is an accent on the vowel: lunedì, caffè, farò Words & Phrases Basics English Italian Yes Si (Sì) No No I only speak english Parlo solo inglese I don’t understand Non capisco Could you repeat, please? Puoi ripetere per favore? Greetings & Politeness English Italian Hello Ciao Nice to meet you Piacere (di conoscerti) Thank you Grazie You’re welcome Prego Please Per favore Excuse me (Mi) scusi Good morning Buon Giorno Good evening Buona sera How are you? Come va? See you soon Arrivederci What’s your name? Come si chiama? Tourism & Places & Buying English Italian 1 beer please Una birra per favore 1 big beer please Una grande birra per favore 1 small beer please Una piccola birra per favore How much does this cost? Quanto costa questo? I want to buy this (or: I would like to buy this) Voglio comprare questo ( vorrei comprare questo) Where is _____? Dove si trova____? Do you sell _____ ? Vendete _____? Do you have _____ ? Avete ____ ? I'm a vegetarian/vegan Sono un vegetariano/vegano (female: sono una vegetariana/vegana) How long does it take to get to ____? Quanto tempo ci vuole per arrivare ____? Which subway / train / tram do I take to get to ____? Quale metropolitana / treno / tram devo prendere per arrivare a ___? Which bus do I take to get to ____? Quale autobus devo prendere per arrivare a ___? Can I go from here to ____ ? Posso andare da qui a ____ ? May I take photographs in this museum? Posso fare fotografie in questo museo? How old is ____ ? Quanto vecchio è _____? Could you please take a picture for us? Potresti per favore fare una foto per noi? How much does it cost to enter? Quanto costa entrare? What time does the museum / shop / bar close? A che ora chiude questo museo / negozio / bar? Is this museum / shop / bar open on Sunday? Questo museo / negozio / bar è aperto domenica? Does this bus go to ___? Questo autobus va a _____? How much is a ticket to ___? Quanto costa un biglietto per ____? How long is the bus ride? Quanto dura l'autobus? Supermarket Supermercato Bakery Pannetteria/panifcio Pharmacy Farmacia I’d like to pay in cash Vorrei pagare in contanti I’d like to pay by credit / debit card Mi piacerebbe pagare con carta di credito / carta di debito Where is the nearest ATM? Dov'è l'ATM più vicino? Numbers English German 1 Uno 2 Due 3 Tre 4 Quattro 5 Cinque 6 Sei 7 Sette 8 Otto 9 Nove 10 Dieci 11 Undici 12 Dodici 13 Tredici 14 Quattordici 15 Quindici 16 Sedici 17 Diciassette 18 Diciotto 19 Dicianove 20 Venti Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/index.php?title=Akademy/2019/Useful-words&oldid=83832" Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.