Greetings in Italian


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  • Hello!Play Clip Ciao!/Salve!
  • Good morning!Play Clip Buon giorno!
  • Good day!Play Clip Buon pomeriggio!
  • Good evening!Play Clip Buona sera!
  • How are you?Play Clip Come va?
  • Fine.Play Clip Bene.
  • Very well.Play Clip Molto bene.
  • So-so.Play Clip Così così.
  • What's your name?Play Clip Come si chiama?
  • My name is Signor Borghi.Play Clip Mi chiamo (Signor) Borghi.
  • It's nice to meet you.Play Clip Piacere (di conoscerla).
  • Goodbye.Play Clip Arrivederla/ci.
  • See you soon.Play Clip A presto!
  • Goodnight.Play Clip Buona notte!
  • Where do you live? (sg./pl.)Play Clip Dove abiti/abitate?
  • I live in Bologna.Play Clip Abito a Bologna.
  • This is my friend. (m./f.)Play Clip Ti presento il mio amico/la mia amica.
  • This is my boyfriend.Play Clip Questo è il mio ragazzo.
  • This is my girlfriend.Play Clip Questa è la mia ragazza.
  • This is my husband.Play Clip Questo è (il) mio marito.
  • This is my wife.Play Clip Questa è (la) mia moglie.
  • Please visit me!Play Clip Vieni a trovarmi!
  • I had a wonderful time. (m./f.)Play Clip Mi sono divertito/divertita.


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