Calle Della Morte in Venice, Street Talk Savvy

Venetian Language or Dialect?

The first signs of that something different was going on in Venice was a street sign I saw which called a street “calle” which is exactly the same name as a street in Spain; a street in Italian (Florentine dialect) is “via”. I drew on my contact with the Catalan’s in Spain “Carrer” and neighbours…

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Spanish Word of the Week- Rollo

When learning a language, as we delve deeper into the language, we start to notice words that are used frequently. Sometimes we find these words confusing because the same word has many different meanings depending on the context. Rollo is one such word in Spanish that has that effect. Although the colloquial form is common…