Dirty Italian: Everyday Slang from "What's Up?" to "F*%# Off!"

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Ulysses Press, Jan 10, 2012 - Foreign Language Study - 180 pages
GET D!IRTY!
Next time you're in Italy or just chattin' in Italian with your friends, drop the textbook formality and bust out with expressions they never teach you in school, including:
- Cool slang
- Funny insults
- Explicit sex terms
- Raw swear words

Dirty Italian teaches the casual expressions heard every day on the streets of Italy:
What's up?
Che c'?

She's got killer legs.
Le ha le gambe da morire.

Get the fuck outta here!
Sparisci!

I'm so plastered.
Sono demolito.

I gotta piss.
Devo pisciare.

Your team sucks!
La vostra squadra fa schifo!

Wanna have a quickie?
Facciamo una sveltina?

 

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This throwaway book, although it is terribly edited, is better than I expected to be when I purchased it. Having learned Italian as an English-speaker and then lived in Italy, this book filled out the ... Read full review

Contents

Using This Book
1
1 Howdy Italian
8
2 Friendly Italian
30
3 Party Italian
54
4 Body Italian
69
5 Horny Italian
88
6 Angry Italian
118
7 Poppy Italian
143
8 Sporty Italian
165
9 Hungry Italian
178
About the Author
193
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About the author (2012)

Gabrielle Euvino is a Master teacher with the Language Immersion Institute (LII) through the State University of New York (SUNY) and adjuncts for Empire State College and other institutions.

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