Sponsor Message:
Non Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Question For Speakers Of Italian  
User currently offline757co777 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (8 years 10 months 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 2077 times:

I've decided to "broaden my horizons" and learn a foreign language: Italian.  bigthumbsup 

So the question for the native speakers, what are the different meanings for the two infinitives for the verb "to play" ... "giocare" and "suonare"

Mille grazie

1 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offlineB737200 From Malta, joined Feb 2005, 226 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (8 years 10 months 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 2055 times:

Giocare is to play a game, eg. Football or a computer game.

Suonare is to play a musical instrument, eg. A violin.; In Italian Suono is sound, hence Suonare is playing an instrument.

Lady Guinness is ready to fly...
Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Question For Some Of The Pro-life Folks In Here. posted Wed Jun 2 2004 04:59:46 by Lehpron
A Question For Parents Of Small Children posted Sun May 2 2004 01:54:53 by TheGov
Question For Lord Of The Rings Fans. posted Fri Jan 23 2004 16:28:07 by Thom@s
Question For Belivers Of A "moral War" posted Mon Mar 10 2003 14:16:42 by GC
A Question For Residents Of The State Of New York posted Mon Aug 5 2002 22:25:33 by NDSchu777
A Question For Polish-speakers posted Tue Jul 17 2007 04:01:31 by CannibalZ3
Question For Fluent Spanish Speakers posted Sun Apr 16 2006 23:14:49 by Tsaord
Question For Chinese Speakers posted Tue Oct 5 2004 19:01:22 by SW733
A Quick Question For French-speakers posted Thu Sep 12 2002 17:03:41 by Jcs17
Question For Speakers Of Italian posted Thu Aug 2 2007 08:03:55 by 757co777