Florence blogger Liz Evans checks in to introduce us to her Italian famiglia, and how they’re helping her language skills:
I definitely understand more than I can speak, but even though I’ve been here a week I’ve learned more than my friends who have been here two weeks, living in an apartment. I sit down most nights and ask how to say the food and things on the table, and I always learn new words during our ‘conversations’. Keep in mind there’s usually an Italian-English dictionary present at the dinner table.
Learn more about Felicetta, Carlo, Mia, and Milou here.