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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning Italian, 3rd Edition by Gabrielle Euvino

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Chapter 15
Made in Italia: Using Object Pronouns and Shopping
In This Chapter
♦ Stores and their wares
♦ Bejeweled and bedazzled—Italian style
♦ Clothing: colors, sizes, and materials
♦ Direct and indirect object pronouns
♦ Double object and disjunctive pronouns
The word Italian is synonymous with style, and whether you bring back hand-blown wine glasses from the famous Venetian island Murano, a Fendi bag from Milano, or an expressive cameo made in Florence, Italy is a place you definitely want to shop.

Stores Galore

As you meander through the strade of Italia, you might find some liquirizia lozenges in a small tabaccheria, a silk scarf gently blowing in the wind at the mercato, or a hand-painted porcelain doll staring blankly in a vetrina. Whatever ...

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