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Basso,Breve and Corto?

When would each be used in Italian?

December 6, 2014

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Tineka

http://www.wordreference.com/enit/short

maybe this link will be helpful

December 6, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/Trop232

Thanks!

December 6, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/tnel1

That was great - thanks!

December 6, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/Autistic_Monster

Really helpful! Thanks :)

December 7, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/gazlight

Collins dictionary at http://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english-italian/short suggests that

for length or distance use corto;

for time use breve;

for a person use basso

I'm sure that it's more complicated in reality but it's a start :-)

December 8, 2014
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