Italians always greet people as they walk into their stores, bars, restaurants, and other establishments so why not do the same? With over 40 words and phrases, this lesson ensures you learn the most basic formal and informal greetings including Good morning, Good evening, Hello, Goodbye, Pleased to meet you, and many more! You'll also learn simple words such as Please, Thank you, Excuse me, etc; and basic phrases that will enable you to communicate politely with a local, including “What is your name?/My name is...,” “I am American,” “I'm on vacation,” and other useful phrases. Immediately following the lesson is the information segment (in English) which will give you some insight on Italy, its people and the culture. This lesson is recommended as a prerequisite for all other lessons.
Approx. 11 min.
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Recommended (yet not mandatory) lessons: BASIC WORDS & PHRASES