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Espressione e modi di dire - Italian Idioms and Expressions


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affinare la lingua mejorar las habilidades lingüísticas to improve your language skills
avere la lingua lunga tener la lengua larga, hablar mucho to talk too much
avere la lingua svelta hablar rápido to talk fast
avere sulla punta della lingua tener en la punta de la lengua to have on the tip of the tongue
non avere peli sulla lingua no tener pelos en la lengua not to mince one's words
in che lingua te lo devo dire? ¿en qué idioma te lo debo decir? how else do I have to say it?
lingua di fuoco lengua de fuego tongues of fire
lingua di gatto galletita lengua de gato crunchy cookie
lingua di terra franja de tierra strip of land
lingua madre lengua materna, idioma nativo mother tongue, native language
lingua straniera lengua extranjera foreign language
mordersi la lingua morderse la lengua to bite your tongue
mostrare la lingua sacar la lengua
padroneggiare una lingua dominar un idioma to master a language
sciogliere la lingua soltar la lengua, hablar suelto to untie the tongue, to talk loosely
tenere la lingua a posto quedarse callado to hold one's tongue, to remain silent

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