Daily Archives: April 9, 2012
Broccolare: To try to “score” with someone
Broccolone : Stupid, foolish man .
Provolone [Italian cheese]. (fare il provolone,), to act as a womanizer, Dongiovanni
Tacchinare: (Refers to turkey) to try to seduce someone.
Cozza: (Mussel) an ugly person.
Limonare: (To lemon) to french kiss.
Baccala’ (Cod) a fool, a stupid person.
Fico: (Fig) handsome.
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We want to share some websites which provide easy readings for students of Italian. These can be used in the elementary and intermediate levels and for reading comprehensions on quizzes, exams, etc. The following links will be also added to the Resource page of the ILAC website. Our next ILAC meeting is May 4th.