How to Speak Italian and Not Sound Like a Tourist: The Food Issue

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Rita Mae Brown once said, “language is the road map to culture;" one must simply pay attention to its reading. A day in language class or ten minutes in Italy reveal one of the greatest cultural values: cibo. Food and words related to food fill the Italian peninsula, and the subject is a serious matter for natives; eating and cooking is an...

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Move like an Italian! Final 6 Italian Gestures Decoded

Our Italian Gestures blog series has come to the end. With this post our Select Italy team will release the final 6 Italian Gestures! We're pretty sure you have had a lot to learn in the last three weeks and feel better prepared to face Italy and the Italian gestuculation which, as we all know, usually gets everybody a bit confused! As we said...

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