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Giulia Depentor
Giulia is a writer with a passion for true crime, family trees and historical eras she hasn’t lived in. In her spare time, she plays the ukelele and collects faded photos of people she doesn’t know.
Articles by Giulia
11 Words Invented By Italian-Americans

11 Words Invented By Italian-Americans

It’s not all “gabagool.” Here’s a fun collection of words invented by Italian-American immigrants during the past century.
The 11 Best Italian Idioms And How To Use Them

The 11 Best Italian Idioms And How To Use Them

The Italian language is not exclusively musicality and hand gestures — here’s a rundown of 11 marvelous Italian expressions that you can use to impress native speakers.
5 Venetian Words That Took The World By Storm

5 Venetian Words That Took The World By Storm

Some of the words you use all the time come from Venice, Italy.
The Definitive Guide To Italian Gelato

The Definitive Guide To Italian Gelato

Gelato may be popular worldwide, but its roots trace back to Italy. Here’s everything you need to know about Italian gelato.
The Italian Lifestyle: 10 Steps To Italianize Yourself

The Italian Lifestyle: 10 Steps To Italianize Yourself

Wish you could be more Italian? Our resident Italian, Giulia has got you covered. Embrace the Italian lifestyle in 10 easy steps!
The Origins Of Italian Carnival Masks

The Origins Of Italian Carnival Masks

The Carnival of Venice is a celebration world famous for its intricate Venetian masks. But did you know that these masks are more than pieces of art?
4 Reasons Why Being An Expat Now Is Better Than 10 Years Ago

4 Reasons Why Being An Expat Now Is Better Than 10 Years Ago

You think being an expat is difficult? Imagine being abroad alone without a smartphone and think again!
What Kind Of Language Learner Are You?

What Kind Of Language Learner Are You?

Observer or listener? Relaxed or hyperactive? Discover your learning type and how Babbel might help you.
8 Words You Need To Know Before You Can Have A Conversation In Italian

8 Words You Need To Know Before You Can Have A Conversation In Italian

Want to speak Italian with the confidence of a native speaker? Learn how to spice up your conversations with the following eight words that every Italian uses in daily conversation.