If you’ve ever spoken with an Italian then you would know that they most likely have a few common phrases or expressions that they tend to say a lot. Check out our list of 8 common expressions Italians use. Maybe you can start using them too!
Meaning: I don’t know.
Example: “Boh. I couldn’t find the salami in the fridge.”
Meaning: Damn or Damnit!
Example: “The salami is right here mannaggia!”
3. Mi Raccomando
Meaning: I recommend.
Example: “Get your eyes checked! Mi raccomando.”
Example: “Uffa! What a mess!”
5. Meno Male
Meaning: Thank god!
Example: “Meno male we found the salami!”
Meaning: Don’t worry or don’t mention it.
Example: “Thanks for your help!” “Figurati!”
Meaning: Come on!
Example: “Dai! Let’s go!”
Meaning: Then… or so then…
Example: “Allora, we will cut up the salami.”
Do you know any other common Italian words or expression? Let us know in the comments.
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