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  • Hello everybody!!

  • Do you remember of me?

  • IO SONO VERONICA.

  • IO SONO EUROPEA.

  • IO SONO ITALIANA.

  • IO SONO SARDA, DI CAGLIARI.

  • E TU DI DOVE SEI?

  • VOI DI DOVE SIETE?

  • And you, where are you from?

  • DI DOVE SEI? is the title of the nine

  • of One World Italiano video course.

  • No no no sorry!

  • We are going to learn a lot of new things.

  • What is that?

  • We are going to learn a lot of new things.

  • First of all we are going to talk about our beautiful world.

  • You'll be able to say where are you from,

  • exactly, ok?

  • And second thing, we are going to describe

  • yourself and the others.

  • We are going to be able yourself and the others.

  • Not only phisically,

  • but also you can talk about personality.

  • Good!

  • Great!

  • Beacuse in the first lesson,

  • we just learn to describe

  • the color of the eyes and the hair.

  • So, let's talk about

  • our beautiful world.

  • Let's start with the five continents.

  • Good!

  • L'EUROPA.

  • L'AFRICA.

  • L'AMERICA.

  • L'ASIA.

  • L'OCEANIA.

  • Perfetto!

  • In this beautiful world,

  • we have a lot of countries.

  • ok? Like L'ITALIA.

  • IL CANADA.

  • L'INDIA.

  • IL MESSICO.

  • LA GERMANIA.

  • IL REGNO UNITO

  • and so one.

  • Look at this paper.

  • If you press pause,

  • you can see the names of a lot of countries

  • with definite articles.

  • Ok?

  • What about cities and regions?

  • In Italia we only translate the name

  • of few regions and

  • some cities.

  • Expecially capitals,

  • or the regions which have been historically important.

  • Like PARIGI, Paris.

  • LONDRA, London.

  • BERLINO, Berlin.

  • Vienna, VIENNA.

  • PRAGA, Prague.

  • NIZZA, Nice.

  • AMBURGO, Hamburg.

  • And also regions like

  • LA WESTFALIA,

  • LA BAVIERA, in Germany e

  • LA PROVENZA, in France.

  • So, which region are you from?

  • Which city are you from?

  • QUAL E' LA TUA REGIONE? QUAL E' LA VOSTRA REGIONE?

  • QUAL E' LA TUA CITTA'? QUAL E' LA VOSTRA CITTA'?

  • Great! Now you're able to

  • say where are you from! Exactly!

  • Good! Good!

  • And IO SONO EUROPEA.

  • IO SONO ITALIANA.

  • IO SONO SARDA.

  • And what about this people?

  • Do you remember? Yes!

  • LUI E' ITALIANO.

  • LEI E' ITALIANA.

  • LORO SONO ITALIANI.

  • NOI SIAMO ITALIANE.

  • LUI E' AMERICANO.

  • LEI E' AMERICANA.

  • LORO SONO AMERICANI.

  • LORO, LE DUE DONNE

  • SONO AMERICANE.

  • Ok?

  • But what about them?

  • LUI E' INGLESE.

  • He's english.

  • ANCHE LEI E' INGLESE.

  • She's english.

  • LORO SONO INGLESI.

  • ANCHE LORO SONO INGLESI.

  • And what about them? They are all french people.

  • LORO SONO FRANCESI.

  • LUI E' FRANCESE.

  • LUI E' FRANCESE.

  • LEI E' FRANCESE.

  • LEI E' FRANCESE.

  • LORO SONO FRANCESI.

  • LORO SONO FRANCESI.

  • Benissimo! Good good!

  • The world is beautiful because is varied.

  • OK?

  • We are all different people.

  • We are all different people.

  • I am like this as you can see.

  • And how do you look like?

  • COME SEI?

  • Let's start with phisical appearance

  • beause we till now we just

  • know how to describe eyes and hair.

  • Let's start with new adjectives.

  • LUI E' ALTO.

  • He's tall.

  • LUI E' BASSO.

  • He is short.

  • LUI E' MAGRO, he's slim.

  • LUI E' GRASSO, he's fat.

  • LUI E' ROBUSTO.

  • He is well built.

  • I can again with phisical appearance.

  • Oh my God!

  • LUI E' BELLO.

  • LEI E' BELLA.

  • LUI E' BRUTTO.

  • He is handsome.

  • She is beautiful.

  • He is ugly.

  • LUI E' GIOVANE.

  • He is young.

  • LUI E' VECCHIO, he is old.

  • Ok, it's better if we say olderly, ANZIANO.

  • Now let's start about personality.

  • LUI E' SIMPATICO.

  • He is funny and nice.

  • LUI E' ANTIPATICO.

  • He's unpleasant.

  • LUI E' ALLEGRO.

  • He's happy.

  • LUI E' TRISTE, he's sad.

  • LEI E' GENTILE.

  • She is kind.

  • LUI E' SCORTESE. He is rude.

  • LUI E' TIMIDO, he is shy.

  • LUI E' ESTROVERSO, he is out-going.

  • Great! Good good!

  • Now you're able to describe yourself and the others.

  • Benissimo!

  • And do you also know what

  • have we learn today?

  • As a promise we have learn a lot of things.

  • First of all, now you're able to talk about our beautiful world.

  • And you have to remember one important thing!

  • The cities like PARIGI, LONDRA, CAGLIARI, ROMA,

  • don't have any article.

  • Ok?

  • But the five continents

  • countries and regions,

  • have definite articles.

  • Ok? Second thing:

  • We have learn how to describe yourself

  • and we use a lot of adjectives:

  • about personality, about phisical appearance

  • and about origins.

  • Ok, let's see everything.

  • Good!

  • Yes, you have adjectives like

  • ALTO, tall.

  • BASSO, short.

  • MAGRO, slim.

  • GRASSO fat, ROBUSTO, well built.

  • BELLO, beautiful or handsome.

  • BRUTTO, ugly.

  • GIOVANE, young.

  • VECCHIO, old, olderly,ANZIANO.

  • SIMPATICO, nice or funny.

  • ANTIPATICO, unplea.sant

  • TIMIDO, shy.