False Friends

Falsi Amici

Introduction

Introduzione

While linguists call these false cognates, false friends refer to words that sound like English words but have different meanings in Italian.

It's important to learn these well, because using them incorrectly can be embarrassing.

Vocabulary

Vocabolario

Play genitori
parents
Play magazzino
warehouse store
Play parente
relative
Play educato
polite educated

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Commenti

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