Italian Grammar

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764120602

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 256

View: 523

Books in Barron's foreign language Grammar Series are small in size but filled with helpful fast-reference information for language students. They make fine supplements to standard textbooks. Topics covered include parts of speech, sentence structure, punctuation, idioms, and pronunciation advice. This new edition of Italian Grammar is printed in two colors to emphasize important study points and help students find specific information more quickly and easily.

Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071603689

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 304

View: 2957

Build up your Italian grammar skills and communicate with ease The only way to boost your confidence in a second language is to practice, practice, practice. From the present tense of regular verbs to direct object pronouns, this comprehensive guide and workbook covers all aspects of Italian grammar that you need to master. Focusing on the practical aspects of Italian as it's really spoken, each unit of Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar features clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and lots of engaging exercises. Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar makes mastering grammar easy with: Clear, down-to-earth, easy-to-follow explanations that make even the most complex principles easy to understand Example sentences that illustrate and clarify each grammatical point Dozens of exercises in formats suited to every learning style Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout A detailed answer key for quick, easy progress checks With help from this book, you can effortlessly use: Possessive adjectives • Relative pronouns • Gerunds • Expressions of time • The passive and the impersonal Si * The subjunctive mood * Question words

Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071603676

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 304

View: 8592

Build up your Italian grammar skills and communicate with ease The only way to boost your confidence in a second language is to practice, practice, practice. From the present tense of regular verbs to direct object pronouns, this comprehensive guide and workbook covers all aspects of Italian grammar that you need to master. Focusing on the practical aspects of Italian as it's really spoken, each unit of Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar features clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and lots of engaging exercises. Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar makes mastering grammar easy with: Clear, down-to-earth, easy-to-follow explanations that make even the most complex principles easy to understand Example sentences that illustrate and clarify each grammatical point Dozens of exercises in formats suited to every learning style Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout A detailed answer key for quick, easy progress checks With help from this book, you can effortlessly use: Possessive adjectives • Relative pronouns • Gerunds • Expressions of time • The passive and the impersonal Si * The subjunctive mood * Question words

Barron's Italian-English Dictionary

Author: Ursula Martini

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438007106

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1320

View: 4724

This comprehensive foreign-language reference volumes features 100,000 entries with translations, making it an ideal reference book for schools, libraries, businesses, and the home bookshelf. Its manageable size and reasonable price also makes it a practical learning tool for students taking a foreign-language course. In the pages of Italian-English, readers will find: American-style English to Italian and translations from Italian to American-style English Each headword is listed with its translation, part of speech, and pronunciation Phrases follow each definition using headwords in standard contexts Separate bilingual lists present numerals, abbreviations, and more The addition of new words for computers, the Internet, and information technology Free downloadable bilingual electronic dictionary available for your PC or Mac This all-inclusive dictionary also features full-color, atlas-style maps, concise grammar guides, regular verb conjugation lists, and more language learning aids. Complete, up-to-date, and ideal for libraries, schools, and the home.

Italian Grammar For Dummies

Author: Beth Bartolini-Salimbeni

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118566025

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 384

View: 2833

Master the written aspects of Italian? Easy. Grammar is one of the most difficult aspects to master when learning a language. The various parts of speech, verb tenses, conjugations, and moods are the building blocks of the Italian language, and must be thoroughly understood in order to be truly fluent. Italian Grammar For Dummies is your first step toward mastering the written aspects of Italian. By emphasizing the complicated conjugations and grammar rules, taking a narrower focus to improve comprehension, and enabling you to practice using the concepts right in the book, Italian Grammar For Dummies is your hands-on guide to mastering the written aspects of Italian. Provides ample opportunities to practice proper Italian grammar Serves as an excellent course supplement for those struggling with the complexities of the language Offers instruction and practice exercises for both speaking and writing the language, giving you greater confidence in your ability to communicate in Italian If you're looking to master fluency in the Italian language but struggle with the details of grammar, Italian Grammar For Dummies has you covered.

501 Italian Verbs, 3rd Ed.

Author: John Colaneri,Vincent Luciani,Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barron's snippet

ISBN: 9780764179822

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 633

View: 5098

CD ROM contains: "Sentence completion exercises; dialogue exercises; word completion exercises; matching with English; correct answers given for all exercises."

Italian Idioms

Author: Daniella Gobetti,Robert A. Hall,Francis Adkins Hall,Susan Z. Garau

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764139741

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 432

View: 5713

More than 2000 Italian idioms are listed with their English language meanings in this updated edition. Each entry includes use of the idiomatic phrase in a model sentence presented in both Italian and English. This pocket-size book makes a handy classroom supplement and a valuable traveler's companion. The book's clear vinyl jacket adds a measure of protection when it's carried around in travel situations.

Italian Grammar Handbook

Author: Derek Aust

Publisher: Berlitz

ISBN: 9789812466938

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 341

View: 889

Is it da or di? Un, uno, or una? From the basics to complex sentences, this simple and straightforward guide to Italian grammar offers clear explanations and practical examples. Grammar fundamentals--syntax, parts of speech, punctuation, and more--are understandably described. Special sections that target potential problem areas are included, making this a valuable supplement for learners of Italian at all levels.

Complete Italian Grammar Review

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764134623

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 472

View: 9374

Provides an overview of Italian grammatical terms and parts of speech, and covers idiomatic expressions, numbers, and basic conversation and writing techniques.

Painless Italian

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764147616

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 288

View: 4651

Titles in Barron's extensive Painless Series cover a wide range of subjects as they are taught on middle school and high school levels. These books are written for students who find the subjects unusually difficult and confusing--or in many cases, just plain boring. Barron's Painless Series authors' main goal is to clear up students' confusion and perk up their interest by emphasizing the intriguing and often exciting ways in which they can put each subject to practical use. Most of these books take a light-hearted approach to their subjects, often employing humor, and always presenting fun-learning exercises that include puzzles, games, and challenging "Brain Tickler" problems to solve. This user-friendly textbook supplement demonstrates that learning a foreign language can be both easy and fun when approached in the proper spirit. Students are introduced to interesting aspects of Italian culture and coached in conversational Italian while they learn basics of grammar and vocabulary.

Italian Verb Workbook

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 1438081081

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 360

View: 2500

Here is a fine new, user-friendly supplementary language worktext for students enrolled in high school and college-level Italian courses, as well as for those who know some Italian but want to work independently to improve their knowledge of Italian verbs. The book is divided into five main sections: verbs' present indicative tenses; their past indicative tenses; future and conditional tenses; subjunctive tenses, and the imperative and other tenses. Verbs are presented with fundamental conjugation information, illustrative dialogues, and additional learning features that include crossword puzzles, tips and notes on verb usage, and a review chapter that concludes each of the book's five sections. The book is filled with exercises designed to improve students' fluency in speaking, writing, and comprehending Italian. The type is set in two colors.

Complete Italian

The Basics

Author: Antonella Ansani

Publisher: Living Language

ISBN: 1400024153

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 308

View: 7075

Learn Italian in 4 Simple Steps. With Living Language Complete Italian: The Basics, you’ll start by learning words, and then you’ll progress to phrases, sentences, and conversations. This simple four-step building block approach will have you speaking with confidence right from the beginning, and you’ll be able to learn gradually and effectively. If you’re confident in your pronunciation, then this coursebook includes everything you need - vocabulary, grammar, culture, and practice. But you can also use this book along with the four hours of recordings included in the Living Language Complete Italian: The Basics compact disc package, which also includes a handy learner’s dictionary. This comprehensive coursebook includes: •40 step-by-step lessons •Practical vocabulary and authentic everyday usage •Simple explanations and plenty of examples •Supplemental sections, including e-mail and internet resources •A comprehensive grammar reference section

Concise Guide to Italian Grammar

Beginner to Advanced

Author: Daniela Bartalesi-Graf

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781984362568

Category:

Page: 218

View: 4305

This book contains clear, concise and well-organized charts and explanations of all Italian grammar, from the beginner to the advanced level. Each grammar point is also contextualized within sample sentences that use contemporary contexts and vocabulary.Whether you are studying Italian on your own, online or in a structured setting, this book provides the structure you need to succeed in "la lingua del s�".

Barron's Italian-English Dictionary

Dizionario Italiano-Inglese

Author: Roberta Martignon-Burgholte,Andreas Cyffka

Publisher: PONS

ISBN: 9780764137648

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1293

View: 1985

The definitive Italian-English dictionary features 100,000 entries with translations. In addition, the manageable size and reasonable price make it a practical learning tool for students taking an Italian language course.

Schaum's Outline of Italian Grammar, 4th Edition

Author: Joseph Germano,Conrad Schmitt

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071825835

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 384

View: 8080

Tough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time? Fortunately, there's Schaum's. This all-in-one-package includes more than 350 exercises with answers to sharpen your Italian grammar skills. Plus, you will have access to 2.5 hours of downloadable audio files for additional practice--it's just like having your own virtual tutor! You'll find everything you need to build confidence, skills, and knowledge for the highest score possible. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. Helpful tables and illustrations increase your understanding of the subject at hand. This Schaum's Outline gives you 480 fully solved exercises Coverage of contemporary conversational Italian including expressions, slang, and idioms Support for all the major textbooks for Italian courses Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum’s to shorten your study time--and get your best test scores! Schaum's Outlines—Problem Solved.

Practice Makes Perfect Italian Vocabulary

Author: Daniela Gobetti

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071760970

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 240

View: 4282

Master the words and phrases necessary for handling everyday situations Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Vocabulary helps you develop your vocabulary by providing practice in word-building and encouraging you to analyze new words for an ever-increasing vocabulary. Each chapter of this comprehensive book focuses on a theme, such as family or travel, so you can build your language skills in a systematic manner. As you lay the foundation for an increasing vocabulary, you are able to perfect your new words with plenty of exercises and gain the confidence to communicate well in Italian. Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Vocabulary offers you: More than 250 exercises Concise grammatical explanations A new chapter on contemporary vocabulary An answer key to gauge your comprehension With help from this book, you can easily speak or write in Italian about: Different occupations and jobs * Italian holidays and traditions * Taking the train * Growing your own garden * Where it hurts on your body * Your house * Your family and friends * What you studied in school * Your favorite TV show * Your family's background . . . and much more!

English Grammar for Students of Italian

The Study Guide for Those Learning Italian

Author: Sergio Adorni,Karen Primorac

Publisher: The Olivia and Hill Press

ISBN: 9780934034401

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 159

View: 419

Mastering Italian Vocabulary

A Thematic Approach

Author: Luciana Feinler-Torriani,Gunter H. Klemm

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN: 9780764123955

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 430

View: 4126

This Italian word-power builder presents more than 5,000 words and phrases with translations into English. The feature that makes this vocabulary book distinctive is the way words are divided into themes, grouped together so that the foreign traveler or language student can find words related by subject. The subject themes include business terms, medical terms, household terms, scientific words and phrases, units of measurement, clothing, food and dining, transportation, art and culture&... 24 separate themes in all. The new second edition has been expanded and updated with increased vocabulary.

Essential Italian Grammar

Author: Olga Ragusa

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048611340X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 128

View: 9187

DIVLogical, developmental presentation includes all the necessary tools for speech and comprehension and features numerous shortcuts and timesavers. Ideal as an introduction, supplement, or refresher. /div

Basic Italian

A Grammar and Workbook

Author: Stella Peyronel,Ian Higgins

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415347174

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 194

View: 9236

Introducing Italian culture and people through the medium of the language used today, Basic Italian: A Grammar and Workbook provides readers with the basic tools to express themselves in a wide variety of situations. Presenting twenty-three individual grammar points in lively and realistic contexts, Basic Italian is an accessible reference grammar with related exercises in one, easy to follow volume. Each unit consists of jargon-free explanations and comparisons with English, which focus upon the more common difficulties experienced by learners of Italian. Features include: * contemporary examples in both Italian and English * grammar tables for easy reference * full exercise answer key * glossary of grammatical terms. Basic Italian is the ideal reference and practice book for beginners, as well as for students with some knowledge of the language.