Italian Picture Word Book

Italian Picture Word Book

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by Hayward Cirker, Barbara Steadman
     
 

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Here’s a pleasant and effective way for students of Italian to build and strengthen vocabulary skills. The book consists of 15 carefully rendered scenes (14 double-page and one single-page), each devoted to a different theme or topic.
Lo zoo: At the zoo
La fattoria: On the farm
La camera di una ragazza: Girl’s bedroom
La camera

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Here’s a pleasant and effective way for students of Italian to build and strengthen vocabulary skills. The book consists of 15 carefully rendered scenes (14 double-page and one single-page), each devoted to a different theme or topic.
Lo zoo: At the zoo
La fattoria: On the farm
La camera di una ragazza: Girl’s bedroom
La camera di un ragazzo: Boy’s bedroom
L’aula scolastica: Classroom
Il soggiorno: Living room
Il bagno: Bathroom
L’ora di pranzo: At dinner
Il supermercato: Supermarket
La spiaggia: At the beach
… and five more.
Each illustration contains dozens of common objects, clearly labeled in Italian. By studying the illustrations, students can learn over 500 words for common household items, clothing, foods, vehicles, furniture, names of animals, parts of the body, types of stores and public buildings, and much more.
To help reinforce words and meanings, all the scenes in this book are ideal for coloring. In addition, a complete list of Italian words (with definite articles) and English translations will be found at the back of the book. The result is an attractive and useful language resource that will appeal to any student of basic Italian, child or adult.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486282022
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
10/21/1994
Series:
Dover Children's Language Activity Books Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
462,812
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
5 - 10 Years

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Italian Picture Word Book

Learn Over 500 Commonly Used Italian Words Through Pictures


By Hayward Cirker, Barbara Steadman

Dover Publications, Inc.

Copyright © 2003 Dover Publications, Inc.
All rights reserved.
ISBN: 978-0-486-13663-9



CHAPTER 1

Alphabetical Word List


In the list below, il is the article used with masculine singular nouns (lo is used with masculine singular nouns that begin with z or else with s + another consonant); la with feminine singular nouns; l' with all nouns that begin with a vowel; i with masculine plural nouns (gli with the plural of masculine nouns that use l' or lo in the singular); and le with feminine plural nouns.

abito, l': suit

accappatoio, l': bathrobe

aceto, l': vinegar

acqua, l': water

aeromodelli, gli: model airplanes

aeroplano, l': airplane

aglio, l': garlic

agnello, l': lamb

agricoltore, l': farmer

aiuola, l': flower bed

alberi, gli: trees

albero, l': tree

album da colorare, l': coloring book

alfabeto, l': alphabet

alimenti in scatola, gli: canned goods

alluminio in rotolo, l': aluminum foil

alunna, l': female pupil

altalena, l': seesaw

ambulanza, l': ambulance

ambulatorio del dottore, l': doctor's office

anatre, le: ducks

annaffiatoio, l': watering can

annuncio, l': advertisement

antilope, l': antelope

apriscatole, l': can opener

arance, le: oranges

armadietto, l': cabinet

armadietto dei medicinali, l': medicine cabinet

armadio a muro, l': linen closet

asciugamani, gli: hand towels

asciugamani da bagno, gli: bath towels

asta, l': flagpole

asta portatenda, l': curtain rod

attaccapanni, l': clothes hanger

attrezzi per il caminetto, gli: fireplace tools

aula scolastica, l': classroom

autobus, l': bus

automobile da corsa, l': racing car

automobile della polizia, l': police car

automobile sportiva, l': sports car


bacchetta, la: pointer

bacheca, la: bulletin board

bagagliaio, il: trunk of car

bagno, il: bath(room)

bagno schiuma, il: bubble bath

bambino, il: baby

bambola, la: doll

banane, le: bananas

banca, la: bank

banco, il: desk (pupil's)

bancomat, il: ATM

banderuola, la: weathervane

bandiera, la: flag

barattoli, i: canisters

barattolo dei biscotti, il: cookie jar

barca, la: boat

barca a remi, la: rowboat

barche a vela, le: sailboats

baule, il: trunk (furniture)

bibite, le: soft drinks

biblioteca, la: library

bicchiere, il: drinking glass

bicchieri di carta, i: paper cups

bicicletta, la: bicycle

bidone della spazzatura, il: garbage can

bilancia, la: scale

biscotti, i: cookies

blocchetto, il: notepad

blocco, il: notepad

blue jeans, i: blue jeans

bocca, la: mouth

borsa di plastica, la: shopping bag

borsetta, la: pocketbook, purse

braccialetto, il: bracelet

braccio, il: arm

broccoli, i: broccoli

burro, il: butter

burro di arachide, il: peanut butter


caffe, il: coffee

calamita, la: magnet

calcagno, il: heel

calendario, il: calendar

calze, le: stockings

calzini, i: socks

calzoni corti, i: shorts

camicia da notte, la: nightgown

camicetta, la: blouse

caminetto, il: fireplace

camion, il: truck

camper, il: camper

campo, il: field, crops

cancellino, il: blackboard eraser

cancello, il: gate

candeggiante, il: bleach

candela, la: candle

cane, il: dog

canna per annaffiare, la: hose

cannuccia, la: drinking straw

capanno, il: shed

capelli, i: hair

cappello, il: hat

cappello per il sole, il: sunhat

capra, la: goat

caramelle, le: candy

carne, la: meat

carote, le: carrots

carrello da supermercato, il: shopping cart

carrettino, il: cart

carrettino dei gelati, il: ice cream cart

carretto, il: wagon, cart

carriola, la: wheelbarrow

carro, il: wagon

carro dei pionieri, il: covered wagon

carro dei pompieri, il: fire engine

carrozzina, la: baby carriage

carta, la: paper

carta-casa, la: paper towels

carta geografica, la: map

carta igienica, la: toilet paper

carte da gioco, le: playing cards

cartellone, il: sign

cartoline, le: postcards

casa, la: house

cascina, la: farmhouse

case, le: houses

caserma dei pompieri, la: firehouse

casetta degli uccelli, la: birdhouse

casetta delle bambole, la: dollhouse

cassa, la: checkout counter

cassetta della posta, la: mailbox

cassette da fiori, le: window boxes

cassetti, i: drawers (furniture)

cassettiera, la: chest

cassettone, il: bureau

cassiera, la: cashier

castello, il: jungle gym

cattedra, la: teacher's desk

cavallo, il: horse

caviglia, la: ankle

ceppi, i: logs

cesta per il bucato, la: clothes hamper

cestino, il: wastebasket

cesto, il: basket

chiesa, la: church

ciambelline salate, le: pretzels

cibo per animali, il: pet food

cigno, il: swan

ciotola, la: bowl

ciotole, le: bowls

cipolle, le: onions

ciottoli, i: pebbles

città,la: city

coccodrilli, i: crocodiles

cofano, il: hood of car

collana, la: necklace

collo, il: neck

collutorio, il: mouthwash

coltello, il: knife

comodino, il: night table

computer, il: computer

conchiglie, le: seashells

condimento per insalata, il: salad dressing

conducente, il: driver

conigli, i: rabbits

coniglietto, il: rabbit

cono di gelato, il: ice cream cone

coperta, la: blanket

copriletto, il: bedspread

corda per stendere, la: clothesline

corridoio, il: aisle

corvo, il: crow

costume da bagno, il: swimsuit

crackers, i: crackers

cravatta, la: necktie

credenza, la: credenza, dining-room cabinet

crema emolliente, la: cold cream

cucchiaio, il: spoon

cucina, la: kitchen

cuffia da bagno, la: shower cap

cuffie, le: earphones

cuscini, i: pillows (couch), cushions


dentifricio, il: toothpaste

detersivo, il: detergent

detersivo per lavare i piatti, il: dishwashing liquid

dirigibile, il: blimp

disegni, i: pictures

dita, le: fingers

dita del piede, le: toes

divano, il: sofa

doccia, la: shower

dolci, i: cupcakes

donna, la: woman


elefante, l': elephant

elefanti, gli: elephants

elicottero, l': helicopter

erba, l': grass


faccia, la: face

fagioli, i: beans

familiare, la: station wagon

farfalla, la: butterfly

farmacia, la: drugstore

fari, i: headlights

fattoria, la: farm

felpa, la: sweatshirt

fienile, il: hayloft

finestra, la: window

fiori, i: flowers

fiorista, il: florist

fiume, il: river

forchetta, la: fork

forcone, il: pitchfork

formaggio, il: cheese

fornello, il: stove

forno, il: oven

forno a microonde, il: microwave oven

foto, la: photograph, picture

fratello, il: brother

freezer, il: freezer

frigorifero, il: refrigerator

frullatore, il: blender

frutta, la: fruit

frutta in scatola, la: canned fruit

frutteto, il: orchard

frutti di bosco, i: berries

furgoncino per le consegne, il: pickup truck

furgone, il: minivan


gabbiano, il: seagull

gagliardetti, i: pennants

galleria, la: tunnel

gallina, la: hen

gallo, il: rooster

gamba, la: leg

gattino, il: kitten

gatto, il: cat

gelatina di frutta, la: jelly

gesso, il: chalk

giardino pubblico, il: park

ginocchio, il: knee

giocattolo, il: toy

giraffa, la: giraffe

gomito, il: elbow

gomma, la: eraser

gonna, la: skirt

gorilla, i: gorillas

granaio, il: barn

granchio, il: crab

griglia, la: barbecue, broiler

grotta, la: cave

guanciali, i: pillows (bed)

guanto da forno, il: oven mitt

guantone da baseball, il: baseball glove


idrante, l': fire hydrant

indiano, l': Indian

insalata, l': salad

ippopotamo, l': hippopotamus


labbra, le: lips

lago, il: lake

lampada, la: lamp

lampada a braccio, la: desk lamp

lampada da tavolo, la: table lamp

latte, il: milk

Latticini, i: dairy products

lattuga, la: lettuce

lavagna,la: blackboard

lavandino, il: sink

lavastoviglie, la: dishwasher

lenzuola, le: sheets

leoni, i: lions

letto, il: bed

lettore di C.D., il: CD player

libreria, la: bookstore, bookcase

libri, i: books

libro di cucina, il: cookbook

limonata, la: lemonade

limoni, i: lemons

lozione, la: lotion


macchina, la: car

madre, la: mother

maestra, la: female teacher

maglietta, la: undershirt, T-shirt

maglione, il: sweater

maiali, i: pigs

mais, il: corn

mangianastri, il: tapedeck

mangiatoia,la: trough

manifesti, i: posters

mano, la: hand

mappamondo, il: globe

marciapiede, il: sidewalk

mare, il: sea

margarina, la: margarine

marmellate, le: jams

matita, la: pencil

mazza da baseball, la: baseball bat

mela, la: apple

mele, le: apples

melone, il: melon, cantaloupe

mento, il: chin

minestra, la: soup

minestra in scatola, la: canned soup

mollette da bueato, le: clothespins

monumento, il: statue

motocicletta, la: motorcycle

motoscafo, il: motorboat

mucche, le: cows

mulino a vento, il: windmill

muretto, il: wall

muretto a secco, il: stone wall


naso, il: nose

nastri, i: ribbons

nave passeggeri, la: ocean liner

negozio d'abbigliamento, il: clothing store

nido, il: nest

noci, le: nuts

nonna, la: grandmother

nonno, il: grandfather

numeri, i: numbers

nuvole, le: clouds


occhi, gli: eyes

olio, l': salad oil

ombrellone, l': sunshade

ora di pranzo, l': mealtime

orecchio, l': ear

orologio, l': clock

orsacchiotto, l': teddy bear

orsi, gli: bears

orto, l': vegetable garden


padelle, le: pans

padre, il: father

paletta, la: shovel

palla, la: ball

pallacanestro, la: basketball

palla da baseball, la: baseball

palloncini, i: balloons

palloncino, il: balloon

pallone da basket, il: basketball

palo di sostegno, il: clothespole

panchina, la: bench

pane, il: bread

panificio, il: bakery

panini, i: bread rolls

panno per lavarsi il viso, il: washcloth

pantaloni, i: pants

pantofole, le: slippers

parabrezza, il: windshield

parafiioco, il: fire screen

parcheggio, il: parking lot

parco giochi, il: playground

parete, la: wall (of room)

parrucchiere, il: hair salon

pascolo, il: pasture

passaggio a livello, il: railroad crossing

pasta, la: pasta

pastelli, i: crayons

patate, le: potatoes

pavimento, il: floor

pecora, la: ewe

pecore, le: sheep (pl.)

penna, la: pen

pentole, le: pots

pepe, il: pepper

pere, le: pears

pesce, il: fish seafood

pesche, le: peaches

pianelle, le: slippers

piano di lavoro, il: countertop

pianta, la: plant

piante in vaso, le: potted plants

piastra, la: burner on stove

piatti, i: plates, dishes

piattino, il: saucer

piatto di carta, il: paper plate

picnic, il: picnic

piede, il: foot

piselli, i: peas

pneumatico, lo: tire

pollice, il: thumb

polso, il: wrist


(Continues...)

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...tanti argomenti diversi (fattoria, citta', zoo, casa, parco...)un favoloso vocabolario illustrato!...many different topics (farm, city, zoo, home, park...) a great illustrated dictionary! IN PIU' e' tutto in bianco e nero- se sei un'insegnante come me (o una mamma : ) cosi' ci puoi fare fotocopie e...ALE' che divertimento con i bambini che colorano e imparano a parlare in italiano. PLUS it's all black & white- if you are a teacher like me (or a Mom : ) this way you can make copies and...HURRAY what fun with the kids coloring and learning to speak Italian. L'ho anche regalato alle baby showers! Great gift for baby showers! ciao a tutti e buona lettura!!!