Entries by Maria Rosaria Savarese

15 common Italian stereotypes

In my experience, every Italian I know has tried to demonstrate that Italian stereotypes could be very tricky. What is an Italian Stereotype? A Stereotype is a simplified and persistent subjective characteristic applied to a place, an object, an event or to a recognizable group of people who share certain characteristics or qualities. It is […]

Italian Easter traditions and vocabulary

Taking part in Italian Easter traditions and celebrations is a good start to deepen one’s Italian language and culture knowledge. what is Italian Easter? As a matter of fact, Easter in Italy is a very important feast and it is second only to Christmas. Besides, the various Italian Easter traditions have ancient roots and are […]