Vuoi tutta la mela? Do you want the whole apple? Sunday, 10 April Proiezione di due film stranieri. On Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th May at 6.
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Suspense Laura purchases her beloved childhood orphanage with dreams of restoring and reopening the long abandoned facility as a place for disabled children. Once there, Laura discovers that the new environment awakens her son's imagination, but the ongoing fantasy games he plays with an invisible friend quickly turn into something more disturbing. Frustrated and unloved, he falls madly in love with an actress in a local theatre production - who just happens to be the English teacher he fired a few days earlier. Tuesday, 5 April Food Programme.
Monday, 4 April Festival del Cinema Italiano. Ringrazio Roger per avermi segnalato il festival del Cinema in corso in questo momento a Londra, fino al 10 aprile, presso i Riverside Studios di Hammersmith.
Saturday, 12 March Proiezione di Bellissima. On Friday 25th March at 6. Dreaming of a better life for her family — as a means of escape from the struggles of everyday existence in working-class Rome — she invests everything, including her last penny, into the dream that her daughter will be discovered at an open casting. Tuesday, 8 March Una citazione di Luigi Barzini. In the heart of every man, wherever he is born, whatever his education and tastes, there is one small corner which is Italian, that part which finds regimentation irksome, the dangers of war frightening, strict morality stifling, that part which loves frivolous and entertaining art, admires larger-than-life-size solitary heroes, and dreams of an impossible liberation from the strictures of a tidy existence.
Friday, 4 March Livemocha. One of my best students, Douglas Corr, has recently sent me this email about Livemocha. His email was so thorough and the information so well explained that I thought it deserved to be reproduced "verbatim": Dear Valeria, I read about Livemocha in the buisiness pages of the Independent about 10 days ago, it was in an article about a business venture with Harper Collins. It's roughly a sort of Facebook for language learning I think there are 35 languages! I have been investigating the free functions for Italian and German. It seems to me to be suitable for beginers up to around the level of our class, but I think there is possibly unlimited potential for conversation.
You improve your status on the site by doing exercises and by marking exercises - you get a score and various awards. To make progress you need to find others learning English so that they can help you and you can help them in return - these people become your friends. This helps you to get your things marked. I marked so much stuff last week I became English Tutor of the Week! This will help to ensure that my requests to be a friend don't get rejected. I have had some very kind encouraging comments from people I haven't tried the Chat yet with microphone ; this seems to me to be potentially the most useful -although a bit daunting to start My objective is to try this out before the end of March.
There seems to be a vast number of people from all countries learning English, especially from China, Portugal, Brazil, Spain, Roumania and Russia. There is a much smaller number learning German and less still learning Italian. I'm sure you will find this an exciting learning tool for students. Sunday, 20 February Is the subjunctive on its way to extinction? My answer to this question is a resounding no. Leaving aside socio-linguistic considerations, one of the main reasons why the subjective is sometime perceived as awkward is that the first three persons of the singular form are identical, which can lead to ambiguity.
Tuesday, 25 January Carpets and walls. Many houses in the UK have carpets, but this is very rare in Italy. That's probably why we had to borrow the French word la moquette to indicate the carpet. But tappeto means rug not carpet! And did you know that the walls in a house are called pareti? Il muro is a much more generic expression which refers to any wall, in or out of a building.
Saturday, 22 January Proiezione di Mar Adentro. On Tuesday 8th February at 6. Tuesday, 18 January Un'altra comunicazione di servizio! The screening of the film Io non ho paura has been rescheduled for Friday 4th February at 6. Saturday, 15 January Comunicazione di servizio! Unfortunately the DVD player in the Management lecture theatre isn't working at the moment so I'll have to cancel my film screening scheduled for the 19th of January.
There will be a new post once the film has been rescheduled. Tuesday, 11 January Falsi amici. Should subject be translated as soggetto? It really all depends what you are trying to say. If the subject you are referring to is a grammar concept, than by all means. But if what you are referring to is "topic", than the answer is no , in that case the translation is argomento : Let's change the subject Cambiamo argomento If the subject you have in mind indicates what you study at school or university, for instance mathematics, history etc. What subjects are you studying at University?
Classe , in a school context, indicates a classroom or a grouping of students by age, level or subject. And sadly this is wrong most of the time.. Saturday, 8 January Un commento di Aidan Marks. Pubblico un commento inviatomi da Aidan Marks, che mi ha contattato dopo aver letto il mio libro in Australia. Lo ringrazio caldamente per le sue parole di apprezzamento.
It is a constant game to find answers. Tuesday, 4 January Proiezione di Io non ho paura. On Wednesday 19 January at 6. Putting together what he learns from television, he begins to connect the boy, his own impoverished parents, and a series of unexplained visiting strangers, with a high-profile kidnapping that has the entire nation on edge. Seats allocated on a first come, first served basis.
Fammi gli auguri per tutto l'anno: voglio un gennaio col sole d'aprile, un luglio fresco, un marzo gentile, voglio un giorno senza sera, voglio un mare senza bufera, voglio un pane sempre fresco, sul cipresso il fiore del pesco, che siano amici il gatto e il cane, che diano latte le fontane. Se voglio troppo non darmi niente, dammi una faccia allegra solamente.
Rick Stein's Taste of Italian Opera. Tuesday, 28 December Italian noir. Monday, 20 December The good, the bad and the ugly. Have you noticed that buono good is often translated as "bravo" in Italian? Bravo is a multi-faceted word with a variety of meanings, for instance: skilled, clever or well-behaved : It is of course also used to show our delight at a show or performance and should always agree in gender and number : Bravo!
Sunday, 19 December Il panettone. Thursday, 16 December Vita e morte a Pompei. Cliccate sul link sottostante per vedere la trasmissione su Pompei andata in onda pochi giorni fa sulla BBC4 disponibile per un tempo limitato! Tuesday, 14 December Natale italiano. Friday, 26 November Titles in politics. If a politician is a minister, you may notice the word Ministro, in front of a surname, or the word Onorevole for a member of the Camera the chamber of deputees. Napolitano ha poi incontrato i familiari delle vittime. President Napolitano visited the earthwake site.
Thursday, 11 November IN. In particular when students put this preposition in front of towns and cities and say for instance in Roma instead of a Roma, in Parigi, instead of a Parigi. Thursday, 4 November On the subject of subjects. The most common subject pronouns in Italian are: io, tu, lui, lei, noi, voi, loro. These are the pronouns you are most likely to need. There are a few more that you still occasionally might come across.
I say occasionally as they are relegated to formal and written style. You might come across egli in a religious or ancient text - but if you were to use it nowadays you would sound extremely pedantic and unnatural: a relict from ancient history! Esso and its variants are a bit more resistant to natural extinction, but tend to be confined to bureaucratic and formal registers. Sono stato in Italia in vacanza.
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It was wonderful Some examples of correct use of esso : Ecco la lettera e il documento ad essa allegato Here is the letter and the document attached to it La biblioteca contiene oltre 10 volumi. Molti di essi sono stati restaurati The library has over 10, books. On it was built the new one. Tuesday, 2 November Proiezione di Pranzo di Ferragosto. At the University of Surrey on Monday 6th December at 6.
A rare example of sophisticated Italian comedy with excellent acting. There will be a presentation before the screening and a discussion afterwards. Thursday, 21 October Si parla di lingue straniere alla radio. Saturday, 16 October Proiezione di un film francese. Se tu potessi entrare negli occhi di chi ti guarda con i tuoi occhi vedresti un essere deformato, una specie di alieno, un mostriciattolo, una scimmietta.
Guarda che la gente si spaventa quando vai in strada, so- prattutto i bambini. Ma lo vedi quanto sei brutta? Gli occhi strabici da pesce lesso, in quella faccia infantile. Sei un mostro! Probably, actually, as a matter of fact, it has already preceded us. It may have, in a more or less deceitful manner, in time, insinuated itself between these lines, perhaps even from the very beginning.
In this issue however, there is no analytical definition of its syntagma, nor of its constituents; it is still taken in with a fair dose of haziness, a discrete level of vagueness, so that co- herence may prejudice its efficacy. Hence, inherent vice is that which mars the arbitrary order of all things. The being and the having to be. Inherent vice is social illegitimacy in its every degree and degradation, permanently balanced on the tightrope between fault and fate.
Here we are going to be dealing with just one of its many manifestations, in which well-known and lesser-known figures of inadequacy and inappropriateness appear. Their appear- ance does not answer to any given order, it is casual, random, Minority Reports. These are but the first names we are extracting from The General Register of the Improper, in which a culture meticulously and incessantly records the waste products of the analogous and homologous. In such manner, later on, we will find the decrepit elderly, migrant cadavers, the historically infamous, urban beggars and sub- urban lovers, albino hunters in black lands, autism dowsers in the scholastic undergrowth, but also artistically damaged flesh, unimaginable loneliness, a correspondence with the dead and a liturgy of the little errant.
However, perhaps another list better represents the basic principles of inherent vice: a series of messages received from the internet by Ilaria Bidini who read them publicly in June When you go by we knock on wood because you jinx us.
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You are the Miss Tuscany of ugliness and deformity, a useless dou- ble-bagger. Everyone takes pity on a deformed freak like you.
You friends all feel sorry for you. Nobody would ever want to be like you. How can you get to the supermarket shelves without someone helping you? Come on, you make everybody laugh when you go around on your own. Prologue 15 You are a freak show attraction. Only a retard could ever find you interesting. Your nose is big and crooked, your arms are too long for your midget body, your teeth are rotten and your hair filthy: my god you are horrible! You are just a horrible little monster perfect to be taken out on in the most depraved way possible.
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Your picture does the rounds at university and everyone makes fun of you. Where do you buy your clothes, in a baby shop? When they give you are ride in a car, do you sit in the baby seat? Strange, revolting, you should be a circus attraction. De- formed people like you used to work there in the past. Who knows how sorry your parents are not to have seen in time that your bones were abnormal, otherwise they would have had an abortion and now they would be living a happy life with a tall and slim daughter.
People are scared of you when you are in the street, es- pecially children. The horrors of your osteogenesis have also affected your face.
You have the crooked eyes of a boiled fish on that baby face. Yonekawa, Xerography. Bruno Munari's Originals in Graphic Design n. Campanini, Dalle macchine inutili alle sculture da viaggio La Repubblica 9 gennaio A. Munari, La scoperta del quadrato , a cura del centro P.
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