ITALIAN COURSES IN SARDINIA

Italiano in Riviera staff and teachers

Italiano in Riviera staff and teachers

Pelosa: one of the incredible beaches in Sardinia

Pelosa: one of the incredible beaches in Sardinia

Alghero Harbour, Sardinia

Alghero Harbour, Sardinia

Capo Caccia View, Alghero

Capo Caccia View, Alghero

Holidays made in Italy

Holidays made in Italy

Alghero view, Sardinia

Alghero view, Sardinia

Class, Alghero

Class, Alghero

LEARN ITALIAN IN SARDINIA YOUR ITALIAN LANGUAGE SCHOOL IN ALGHERO SARDINIA. Live a new experience: an italian language course by the best sea of the world, study italian in Alghero and enjoy its great beaches and old town!!

ITALIAN LANGUAGE COURSES IN ALGHERO SARDINIA Small classes, nice and enthusiast teachers staff, simple and effective teaching methods, great atmosfere and lots of fun.

OUR ITALIAN COURSES You can choose among:
- General Course
- Combined Course 1
- Combined Course 2
- Italian + Art History
- Italian + Watersports
- Italian + Tennis
- Italian + Cookery
- Italian + Wine tasting


Verbs

Present Subjunctive

Present Subjunctive

Present Subjunctive It is used to express a possibility, a wish, a fear, a doubt or a personal opinion. Also used in subordinate clauses. Many Italians wrongly replace it with the present indicative.  A) opinion: to believe, to think, to imagine, to suppose, to assume. eg. Credo che tu sia molto intelligente. B) expectation: to hope, to expect. eg. Mi aspetto che voi […]


past anterior tense

Past Anterior Tense

Past Anterior Tense Construction Past Anterior Tense it is built with the past definite of auxiliary verb ‘essere’ or ‘avere’ + past participle of the verb. eg. Quando tutti gli ospiti ebbero bevuto una grande quantità di vino, l’umore migliorò notevolmente. eg. Dopo che i ragazzi furono partiti, i genitori se ne tornarono a casa. Essere (To Be) Avere (To Have) Io fui […]


Imperative form

The Imperative

The Imperative   We use the imperative tense to give orders, to pray, to invite or motivate someone to do something. With essere and avere ESSERE AVERE Tu Sii! Abbi! Lui/Lei Sia! Abbia! Noi Siamo! Abbiamo! Voi Siate! Abbiate! Loro Siano! Abbiano! With other verbs Ending in are Ending in ere Ending in ire PARLARE LEGGERE SENTIRE Tu Parla! Leggi! Senti! Lei/Lui Parli! […]


Past conditional

Past Conditional

Past Conditional It is built with the simple conditional of the auxiliar verbs “essere“ or “avere“  followed by the past participle of the main verb. eg. Paola mi ha detto che sarebbe partita alle 10.  When do we use it? A) to refer to an unfulfilled wish eg. Sarei partito volentieri per l’Africa, ma non avevo abbastanza giorni di vacanza.  B) to report […]


Present conditional

Present Conditional

Present Conditional When do we use it? A) to ask for something with courtesy: eg. Mi passeresti il sale? B) to express a desire, a preference or an opinion: eg. Vorrei andare a visitare l’Australia. Preferirei visitare l’America. Al posto tuo partirei in aereo. C) to give an advice or to command: eg. Dovresti fare una dieta. D) to express a doubt, an […]


Future perfect

Future Perfect

Future Perfect   How to use it a) To express a future action which happens before another future action. It is often introduced by a time expression (dopo che / quando / appena). eg. Potrai giocare a pallone in giardino (future action), quando avrai finito di fare i compiti (future action which happens before the previous future action). eg. Appena avrò letto questo […]


Simple future

Simple Future

Simple Future     We use the simple future tense for actions not happened yet. ESSERE (To Be) AVERE (To Have) Io sarò avrò Tu sarai avrai Lui / Lei sarà avrà Noi saremo avremo Voi sarete avrete Loro saranno avranno Construction 1st conjugation verbs ending in -ARE 2nd conjugation verbs ending in – ERE 3rd conjugation verbs ending in – IRE STUDIARE […]


past definite tense

Past Definite Tense

Past Definite Tense   When to use it Describing actions happened and finished long ago. Not often used and easily replaced in spoken Italian by the present perfect (passato prossimo). Mainly used in Southern Italy and in Tuscany because oft he frequent use of old dialects. ESSERE (To Be) AVERE (To Have) Io fui ebbi Tu fosti avesti Lui / Lei fu ebbe […]


Past perfect tense

Past Perfect Tense

Past Perfect Tense Construction It is formed with the imperfect tense of the auxiliar verbs ‘essere’ or ‘avere’ and adding the past participle of the verb. eg. Io ero partito per l’Australia. Lui aveva visto Carlo.  When to use it Talking of a past action happened before another past action in the present perfect tense, in the past definite tense or in the […]


imperfect tense

Imperfect Tense

Imperfect Tense   How to use it Among all verb tenses, the imperfect tense is the one that keeps the same ending in all conjugations except with the auxiliar verb ‘essere’, the verb ‘fare’ and some other special verbs. ESSERE (To Be) AVERE (To Have) Io ero avevo Tu eri avevi Lui / Lei era aveva Noi eravamo avevamo Voi eravate avevate Loro […]