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Anna e Marika
Intermediate
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Anna and Marika are two young women who sometimes masquerade as lyric opera characters and news broadcasters, but who also give us some authentic everyday Italian conversation, and show us around the shops, parks, and eating places of Rome. These videos are generally geared to beginners, with some moments of fast talking by restaurant owners and the like.

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Anna e Marika - Il verbo essere - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Marika and Anna conjugate the verb to be in the simple present, present perfect, and simple past.

Anna e Marika - Il verbo essere - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Anna and Marika give examples of the past tense of the verb to be.

Anna e Marika - Il verbo essere - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Marika and Anna go over the future and conditional tenses for the verb essere (to be). The vocabulary review covers the future and the conditional conjugations for this verb.

Anna e Marika - Il verbo essere - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Anna and Marika take us through the imperative, the subjunctive and the gerund forms of the verb, essere (to be). The subjunctive is used less and less in modern English, so it can be tricky to learn in Italian, but little by little even these forms will become part of your Italian language skills.

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