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"Thank you for the food we are about to receive."

Translation:Grazie per il cibo che stiamo per ricevere.

July 21, 2013



What is the source of Stiamo? I don't think we have covered this yet, have we?


It's a form of stare. Stare per means to be about to.


I was wondering how duolinguo could introduce new material like this - perhaps by first including in a dictation style question? I think I have heard the word before and could probably transcribe it "by ear" but I could not come up with the italian word as a translation from the english.

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