This lesson is full of useful Italian expressions that will help you on your next trip to Italy! After this lesson you'll have a range of common expressions to use when socializing with Italian people, talking about different celebrations, and wishing people good luck!
Make sure you listen to these Italian expressions carefully and practice speaking aloud until you feel confident.
Here are some of the most basic Italian expressions to get you started. Further on in this lesson we will look at the pronunciation of these and more Italian expressions.
Rocket Record lets you perfect your Italian pronunciation. Just listen to the native speaker audio and then use the microphone icon to record yourself. Once you’re done, you’ll get a score out of 100 on your pronunciation and can listen to your own audio playback. (Use a headset mic for best results.) Problems? Click here!
Have fun! (single)
Have fun! (plural)
Lots of love!
Have a good trip!
Enjoy your meal!
Good health! / Bless you!
Con i migliori auguri da…
Best wishes from…
Best wishes to…
Con le mie condoglianze!
Have a good vacation!
Happy New Year!
The easiest way to apologize in Italian is to say…
A polite way of apologizing in Italian is to say...
Excuse me! (polite)
Mi dispiace sapere che...!
I'm sorry to hear that...!
You could also say…
If someone stepped on your toes and apologized, you might want to respond with…
Not at all!
That’s it for today’s lesson. Well done! Why not check out some more lessons on Italian phrases next?
Maria DiLorenzi and the Rocket Italian Team
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