Presentation on theme: "GREETINGS Knowing Italian greetings can make a good impression. Offer polite greetings to friends and associates or as a way to break the ice when meeting."— Presentation transcript:
1GREETINGSKnowing Italian greetings can make a good impression. Offer polite greetings to friends and associates or as a way to break the ice when meeting new people.These are some common greetings in Italian:
2BUONGIORNO! - Good Morning! BUONGIORNO, SIGNOR CARLO!Good Morning, Mr. Carlo!BUONGIORNO, SIGNORA LAURA!Good Morning, Mrs. Laura!BUONGIORNO SIGNORINA, EMMA!Good Morning, Ms. Emma!
3ARRIVEDERCI! - Goodbye (formal) CIAO! – Goodbye!A PIU’ TARDI – See you later!SALVE! – Hello or Goodbye
4BUON POMERIGGIO!Good Afternoon!BUONA SERA!Good Evening!BUONA NOTTE!Good Night!A DOMANI!See you tomorrow!
5Come ti chiami? (informal) What’s your name?Mi chiamo Anna.My name is Anna.Come si chiama? (formal)What’s your name?Mi chiamo Signor Rossi.My name is Mr. Rossi
6Come stai? (informal)How are you?Bene, grazie!Fine, thank you!Come sta? (formal)How are you?Molto bene, grazie!Very well, thank you!