December 5, 2018
Pronounced: E-stà-te (Dizionario Italiano Garzanti). A-sta-tay (Roberto's Americanized version of the word).
Meaning: Summer Di solito l'estate è caldo (Usually summer is hot). Mi piace l'estate perchè mi piace nuotare (I like summer because I like to swim). Note: I show the pronunciation of each Word of the Day as found in Dizionario Italiano Garzanti, followed by Roberto's (Americanized) pronunciation of each daily word. To listen to a native Italian speaker say the Word of the Day click here, http://www.vocabolaudio.com/it/estate, and click the audio symbol next to the word. At times, it is necessary to type the word in the search box.