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We’re still learning new words and phrases every day, whether watching Italian television, listening to Italian radio, chatting with our friends or when we’re visiting the builders’ merchants (this one we seem to be doing a lot of recently!) But some words stick in my mind, either because of what they mean or how they sound (especially when said correctly by an Italian who can roll their Rrrrrrs – I still can’t do it!) So here are some of my favourites, in no particular order …

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I thought I’d finish off, what has become a decidedly foodie themed Summer, with a list of foodie dos and don’ts that we’ve discovered whilst living here in Italy. We’ve had our fair share of finger wagging and tut-tutting about some of our choices whilst eating or drinking with friends so I’m paving the way for all you future visitors to Liguria to be aware of the pit falls when dining out.

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