Learning Italian

Happy New Year in European languages
‘Happy New Year’ in European languages
Learn how to wish a “Happy New Year” in German, French, Spanish, Italian and other languages with my neatly coloured map! (...)
December 30, 2016 – Jakub MarianCzech, English, French, German, Italian, Maps, Russian, Spanish
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‘Merry Christmas’ in European languages (map)
A map showing how to wish people a “Merry Christmas” in French, German, Spanish, Italian and other European languages. (...)
Christmas Gift-Bringers of Europe
Christmas gift-bringers of Europe
Find out who brings Christmas gifts in France, Germany, Spain, and many other countries by looking at this neatly coloured map. (...)
December 11, 2016 – Jakub MarianEnglish, French, German, Italian, Maps, Spanish
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Stress position and accents in Italian
Stress placement in Italian is variable, just like in English (the stressed syllable changes from word to word). However, Italian has a (...)
September 4, 2016 – Riccardo CavaItalian
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Difference between a dialect and a language
Whenever I publish a language map, such as the one of the languages of Europe, I get comments claiming that “Xyz is not a language”. For (...)
August 16, 2016 – Jakub MarianEnglish, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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Names of Germany in European languages
Germany is an unusual country, not only because of its renowned engineering and a large variety of beer, but also because of its name. (...)
August 7, 2016 – Jakub MarianEnglish, French, German, Italian, Maps, Spanish
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Double letters in Italian
It is very common to find double consonants in Italian. They have a different pronunciation than single consonants and usually change the (...)
July 7, 2016 – Riccardo CavaItalian
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Italian Alphabet with Pronunciation
The Italian alphabet has 21 letters (when not counting letters with diacritical marks), out of which 5 are vowels and 16 consonants. As (...)
June 26, 2016 – Riccardo CavaItalian
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‘Easter’ in European languages
The following map shows the word “Easter” (the Christian holiday) translated into various European languages, such as French, German, (...)
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Most common street names by country in Europe
A map showing the most common street names by country with English translation and a list of sources. (...)