Thsi book is ideal for children who want to build their Italian language skills, using 1,500 of the most basic words in the Italian language. Each entry consists of a headword in English, followed by its Italian translation and is accompanied by an example sentence in Italian with an English translation. The colourful illustrations – involving a charming cast of characters - are used to show the meaning of the word.
In addition, the example sentences use words that can be looked up in the dictionary. The dictionary also aids learning numbers, days of the week, directions and telling time in Italian. A delightful picture dictionary of 1,500 words for children learning to read and speak Italian in sentences.