How do you know a person is Italian?
A sure way to know if a person is Italian is to ask. Otherwise, the conclusion is based on guesses. It's a good guess that a person is Italian if that person has Italian first and last names. It's a good guess that a person is Italian if that person likes and knows how to prepare Italian food properly. It's a good guess that a person is Italian if that person seems to know a lot about Italy and is comfortable in using the language. But then, that person also could be one of the many admirers of Italy and of Italian culture, food, language and life.
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You're Italian if your ancestors were from Italy. You also may be Italian if you or family is from one of the former Italian colonies such as Eritrea, Ethiopia, Libya, Som…alia, and Tianjin/Tientsin, China. You also may be of Italian descent if you or your family is from the Italian speaking parts of Italy's neighbors . Such neighboring countries include Austria, France, Slovenia, and Switzerland. You may be of Italian descent too if you or your family is from nearby Monaco or the Mediterranean islands of Corsica and Malta . And generally, you may be of Italian descent if you or your family is from any Italian community anywhere in the world, if Italian is a language that's passed down in your family, or if your parents tell you that you are of Italian descent. More simply, you know you are Italian if your parents or care givers told you that you are Italian.
In Italian it translates to Ti conosco . Always remember that depending on the context of your sentences, the translation can vary. There may also be slang terminology if you… were to travel to Italy. Keep in mind that online translators may not always be correct, they are a reflection of the exact words you have typed in.
There are several ways to say 'know' in Italian. One of which is conoscere . Check out more translations for 'know' on answers.com at this link: http://www.answers.com/know
Io sapere italiano No, it`s: so l`italiano you have to conjugate the verb. You can also say: conosco l`italiano.
Non so niente, but that's literally "I know nothing at all." ;-) If you mean you don't know anything about a specific issue, like "I don't know anything about it," you would …say non ne so niente.
"Person" in English is persona in Italian.
A person from Italian Switzerland is a ticinese in Italian.
Che sa lei? means what do you know?
Conoscerti is an Italian equivalent of the English phrase "to get to know you." Specifically, the infinitive conoscere * means "to become acquainted with, to get to know…." The personal pronoun ti means "(informal singular) you." The pronunciation is "koh-noh-SHEHR-tee." *The final vowel e drops when a personal pronoun is added to the end of the infinitive.
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Lo sai or Sai che are Italian equivalents of the English phrase "You know that." Specifically, the personal pronoun lo means "him, it, that, this." The verb sai means… "(informal singular you) are knowing, do know, know." The relative pronoun che means "that." The respective pronunciations are "lo seye"* and "seye keh." *The sound is similar to that in the English noun "eye."
Sai is an Italian equivalent of the English question "Do you know?" Specifically, the Italian word is a verb. It means "(informal singular you) are knowing, do know, know.…" The pronunciation is "seye." *The sound is similar to that in the English noun "eye."
Sai or Tu sai is an Italian equivalent of the English phrase "You know." . Specifically, the personal pronoun tu means "(informal singular) you." It does not have to b…e used - other than for emphasis - since the subject is clear from the verb ending. The verb sai is the first person singular of the present indicative of the infinitive sapere ("to know"). The pronunciation is "seye."* *The sound is similar to that in the English noun "eye."
It is important because if you go to Italy then you can speak the language. Also is a thing to be proud of - to be able to speak another language. There are many countries a…round the world that speak Italian. Italy, Switzerland, Ticino, Grigioni, San Mario, Monaco, Vatican City. - they all speak Native Italian. Italian Immigrants - Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, France, Germany, Ireland, Mexico, UK, USA and Venezuela. - This means that (SOME) people in these countries can speak Italian.Not all. As for most of the West American side most of them speak Spanish. I hope this answers your question. If you are learning keep up with it!!!
Conoscerti is a literal Italian equivalent of the English phrase "to know you." The present infinitive and personal pronoun model the second person informal singular form of …"you" which is used with a listener who is in the speaker's close group of family, friends, and peers. The pronunciation will be "KO-no-SHER-tee" in Italian.
The singular Conosci l'italiano? and the plural Conoscete l'italiano? informally and the singular Conosce l'italiano? and the plural Conoscono l'italiano? formally are… Italian equivalents of the English phrase "Do you know Italian?" The choice depends upon whether the audience is of one (cases 1, 3) or more (cases 2, 4) and whether that audience counts in (cases 1, 2) or outside (cases 3, 4) the speaker's close group of family, friends, and peers. The respective pronunciations will be "ko-NO-shee LEE-ta-LYA-no" and "KO-no-SHEY-tey LEE-ta-LYA-no" informally and "ko-NO-shey LEE-ta-LYA-no" and "ko-NO-sko-no LEE-ta-LYA-no" formally in Italian.