FSI Italian Vocabulary: Preliminary Lesson

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Ascolti, per favore.

Please listen. (singular)
Scusi.

Excuse me. (singular)
Si accomodi.

Make yourself at home. (singular)
Chiuda il libro, per favore.

Close your book, please. (singular)
Chiuda la porta, per favore.

Close the door, please. (singular)
Ripeta dopo di me, per favore.

Repeat after me, please. (singular)
Apra il libro, per favore.

Open your book, please. (singular)
Ascoltate, per favore.

Please listen. (plural)
Scusate.

Excuse me. (plural)
Accomodatevi.

Make yourself at home. (plural)
Chiudete il libro, per favore.

Close your book, please. (plural)
Chiudete la porta, per favore.

Close the door, please. (plural)
Ripetete dopo di me, per favore.

Repeat after me, please. (plural)
Aprite il libro, per favore.

Open your book, please. (plural)
Tutti insieme adesso!

All together now!
Avanti!

Come in!
Più adagio, per favore!

More slowly, please!
Prego!

Please. / Go ahead.
A che pagina?

On what page?
Come si dice "mistake" in italiano?

How do you say "mistake" in Italian?
Come si scrive "sbaglio"?

How is "sbaglio" spelled?
È chiaro?

Is that clear?
Posso fare una domanda?

May I ask a question?
Può ripetere, per piacere?

Could you repeat, please?
A pagina...

On page...
Credo di sì.

I think so.
Credo di no.

I don't think so.
Ho capito.

I understand. / I get it.
Non ho capito.

I don't understand. / I don't get it.
Lo so.

I know.
Non lo so.

I don't know.
Il primo / secondo esercizio.

The first / second exercise.
Va bene.

All right.
Arrivederla.

Good-bye. (formal)
bene

well, fine
Buongiorno.

Good morning, Good day, Good afternoon, Hello.
come

how
Come sta?

How are you? (singular/formal)
domani

tomorrow
e

and
Lei

you (singular/formal)
signor

Mr. (+ last name)
signora

Mrs., madam, ma'am
signorina

Miss
Sto bene.

I'm well. / I'm fine.
A domani.

See you tomorrow.