Tag: italian

10 Guests Who Can Teach You Italian

Are you a food lover with a penchant for pizza, risotto or spaghetti? Perhaps you’re a history nut who loves learning about all the ancient gods and goddesses and architectural wonders? Or maybe you’ve simply fallen in love with the way the Italian language sounds. We wouldn’t blame you – you certainly wouldn’t be the first! In exchange for offering Read More

GoCambio Stories: Learning Japanese and Making New Friends in Italy

Italian university student and GoCambio member Lucilla hosted Ayaka Morimoto from Japan for ten days in February/March. In return for some Japanese lessons, Lucilla provided Ayaka with some warm Italian hospitality, food and new friends. Here’s how she found the hosting experience… Tell us a bit about yourself.  I’m a law student and I’m 22. Read More

11 Italian Expressions You Won’t Find in a Phrase Book

You know how to cook a mean spaghetti carbonara, can put an Italian-born sommelier to shame, and you know everything there is to know about Julius Caesar that you feel as if you were actually born in Ancient Rome. The only thing missing is…you don’t speak a word of Italian. You could buy yourself a phrase book Read More