"Lei ha i cuscini sui divani."

Translation:She has the pillows on the couches.

December 24, 2012



This woman speaking is terrible. I just had a native speaker listen to the "full speed" version, and confirmed that it sounds like she says "Le miei cuscini sui divani", which makes no sense. Only by listening to the slow version does she become intelligible.

February 10, 2014


I frequently encounter the misplaced 'mi' after both lei and ogni in various sentences. I report it every time.

February 14, 2014


To me it sounds like "tui divani"

March 13, 2014


In England we usually have cushions on sofas and pillows on beds

February 9, 2014


When do you say "divano" and when do you say "sofĂ "?

March 12, 2014


Besides "couch" and "sofa," we also use the word "divan" in English for this particular item of furniture. It should be accepted as a valid response where these three terms are indicated.

December 24, 2012


Oxford American Dictionary says a "divan" is a low sofa without a back or arms. Is there an Italian speaker here that can chime in if there is another word for such a piece of furniture?

January 8, 2013


"A low sofa without a back or arms" This is simply a bed :)

March 18, 2014


In England, divan is not interchangeable with the words couch/sofa/settee. I have never heard a sofa called a divan.

March 17, 2013


In Bulgarian, diwan is also called a sofa xD

May 27, 2014
Learn Italian in just 5 minutes a day. For free.