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Italian Hand Gestures

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Italians use body language and hand gestures to punctuate an expression and give it a shading that the word or phrase itself lacks. The Italian hand gestures illustrated here are some of the more common gestures that are recognized in the country.

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BBC Languages - Learn Italian online with this interactive video drama for beginners

BBC Languages - Learn Italian online with this interactive video drama for beginners | Language and Culture 401 | Scoop.it
An interactive learning resource for Italian beginners. A map leads you on a mystery adventure.

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Street language - Telegraph

Street language - Telegraph | Language and Culture 401 | Scoop.it
It is an excellent thing that three quarters of British people apologise when someone bumps into them (Seriously odd- Street language - Telegraph View: It is an excellent thing that three quarters of British people apol...)...
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Curate Your Social Media Magazine with NewzSocial

Curate Your Social Media Magazine with NewzSocial | Language and Culture 401 | Scoop.it

Robin Good: NewzSocial is a free iPad curation app which allows you to instantly create topic-specific channels and to easily curate the content stories that you deem appropriate for each.

 

Curators can work in teams and collaboratively organize one or more news channels.

 

From the App Store download page: "NewzSocial is a free social news reader app that allows you to follow, create and share broad and niche news streams on your topics of interest.

 

The app has unique social curation features using which you can tap into your network of ‘topic expert’ friends and get the news you want selected by the experts you know."

 

A reviewer on the App Store left this comment: "What blew me away is the number of great articles the app has. I just searched for latest fashion trends & got really great articles. With flipboard, after reading 5-7 articles, it's the same stories from yesterday. "

 

Free to use.

 

Find out more: http://www.newzsocial.com/

 

Introduction: http://www.newzsocial.com/quick-tour/

 

Other info: http://www.newzsocial.com/support/

 

Video intro: http://youtu.be/sD0pzSthVrA

 

Download NewzSocial in the App Store: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id546527255

 

 


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Italy - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette | global-etiquette | resources | Kwintessential

Italy - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette | global-etiquette | resources | Kwintessential | Language and Culture 401 | Scoop.it
Guide to Italian culture, society, language, etiquette, manners, customs and protocol...

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Study suggests that learning a language can make your brain grow - New York Daily News

Study suggests that learning a language can make your brain grow - New York Daily News | Language and Culture 401 | Scoop.it
New York Daily NewsStudy suggests that learning a language can make your brain growNew York Daily NewsThe findings were interesting: while the brain structure of the control group remained unchanged, specific parts of the brain of the language...
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Japan - Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette

Free guide to Japanese culture, society, language, etiquette, manners, customs and protocol...
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