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The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Italian Phrases, 2nd Edition by Gabrielle Euvino

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Chapter 3
Friends and Famiglia
In This Chapter
• Basic greetings and other pleasantries
• Introductions
• Family members
• Professions
• Expressions for “being” and “having”
 
This chapter gives you the vocabulary to say hello and goodbye. It will also help you to describe you and your family, who you are, and what you do.
It also offers you three essential verbs—essere, stare, and avere—that will help you express yourself in countless ways.

Buon Giorno! Basic Italian Greetings and Other Common Exchanges

Many roads lead to Roma. Use these helpful phrases anywhere you go. Buona avventura!
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After you’ve had the opportunity to get to know someone a ...

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