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Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Colors In Italian?

Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Colors In Italian?

Whether you’re cooking a meal or touring Italy’s countryside, you’ll want to know the right descriptive words. Take our Italian colors quiz to see where you stand!
The 21 Most Common Adjectives In Italian

The 21 Most Common Adjectives In Italian

Knowing the difference between poco and tanto can come in handy in Italy. That’s why we made a guide to help you with the most common Italian adjectives!
An American And An Italian Discuss Elena Ferrante’s ‘My Brilliant Friend’

An American And An Italian Discuss Elena Ferrante’s ‘My Brilliant Friend’

We talked to one of our Italian correspondents to dig into the language and culture of Elena Ferrante’s ‘My Brilliant Friend’!
How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

Guess what: young people are killing and/or evolving other languages besides English!
A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns

A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns

The singular “they” is now recognized by leading dictionaries and style guides in English. What about in other languages?
Introducing Elena Ferrante’s ‘My Brilliant Friend’

Introducing Elena Ferrante’s ‘My Brilliant Friend’

This November, Babbel Book Club is reading ‘My Brilliant Friend,’ the first book in literary sensation Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Novels.
How To Write The Date In Italian

How To Write The Date In Italian

A brief guide to writing the date in Italian, starting with the days of the week — from lunedì to domenica.
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Italian

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Italian

Roses are rosse, violets are blu, for the rest of the colors in Italian, here’s a handy guide for you. Learn all the colors of l’Arcobaleno (the rainbow).
How To Count To 100 In Italian

How To Count To 100 In Italian

Counting in Italian is an important skill to master when learning the language. Here’s a breakdown of how the numbers work, from zero to cento.
5 TV Shows To Stream To Help You Practice Italian

5 TV Shows To Stream To Help You Practice Italian

With the help of these Italian TV shows, you don’t have to fly to the Mediterranean to talk like an Italiano autentico.
How To Host The Perfect Italian Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect Italian Dinner Party

We’ve got the recipes, phrases and cultural insights you need to throw a deliciously awesome Italian dinner party.
6 Of The Best Podcasts For Italian Language Learners

6 Of The Best Podcasts For Italian Language Learners

Good news: they’re not all too fast for beginners to understand. These Italian podcasts will make an ideal complement to your studies.
The 20 Most Common Italian Verbs (And How To Use Them!)

The 20 Most Common Italian Verbs (And How To Use Them!)

With these 20 most common Italian verbs, you can already put together hundreds of sentences without much effort. Here’s where to start your Italian learning quest.
How These 3 Couples Can Understand Italian — Without Ever Learning It

How These 3 Couples Can Understand Italian — Without Ever Learning It

These 4 tips helped 3 different couples understand Italian, without ever learning it. The upside is delicious: our amateur chefs tried out 3 original Italian recipes.