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Embarrassing Italian Wordplay


Here’s a list of words that I won’t say in Italian to my 11-year old students: 1) Piselli: it means green pea, but Italians also refer to it as men’s twins below the beltline… 2) Anno: if not careful to … Continue reading

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What did you say?


A wonderful demonstration of language by Stephen Fry, for all the teachers out there…

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