Intermediate Italian: describing people
Intermediate Italian: describing people

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Intermediate Italian: describing people

Listening to descriptions

In the following activity you will listen to someone talking about someone else.

Attività 11

Listen and select the correct answer

Ascoltate l’audio e selezionate la risposta corretta

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Mia sorella è una ragazza molto intelligente ma un po' timida e troppo sensibile.

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She is very intelligent, but a bit shy and too sensitive.


She is very intelligent, but rather shy and too sensitive.


She is rather intelligent, but too shy and a bit sensible.

The correct answer is a.


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