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How should I translate "mica" adverb into English?
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Does "sfiga" come etymologically from "figa"?
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Which one is correct: "ho dimenticato" or "mi sono dimenticato"?
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How was the expression 'rompere le scatole' born?
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Which one is correct: "ti raccomando" vs "mi raccomando"?
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Is it a common Italian practice the use of definite article for feminine proper names, like in Veneto region?
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Is using "assai" in Italian considered vulgar language?
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Why translate cities and person names?
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How come there are two gender forms, "tavola" and "tavolo"? Which one is proper?
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What's the origin of the "-mente" postfix? Is it connected to the "mente" substantive?
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Is it correct to attach the superlative suffix to substantives? Like "in gambissima"?
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Why was the "-ista" suffix used for traditionally male jobs? Is it correct to use "-isto" variant?
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How was the double meaning/use of "prego" in the sequence "prego-grazie-prego" born?
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Who decided the switch from "voi" to "Lei" in the 20th century?
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Overuse and overload of "schifo", "fa schifo". Is it a recent thing?