Scandalo

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the word scandalo, which means scandal. In addition to the audio file you’ll find an Italian article on the recent IRS scandal.

Gli scandali nel mondo della politica non mancano mai.

Scandals are never lacking in the world of politics.

Audio File: Scandalo

Italian article on IRS scandal:

http://www.lindro.it/politica/2013-05-20/82714-lo-scandalo-irs-da-roosvelt-ad-obama

Cacciatore di tornado

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the phrase cacciatore di tornado, which means storm chaser. A literal translation is “tornado hunter”. Below you’ll find an Italian article on the recent tragedy in which three storm chasers were killed by a tornado in Oklahoma.

Audio File: Cacciatore di Tornado

Italian Article:

http://qn.quotidiano.net/primo_piano/2013/06/04/898969-cacciatore_tornado.shtml

Chi tardi arriva, male alloggia

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the proverb chi tardi arriva, male alloggia. A literal translation is, those who arrive late, lodge poorly. This means that those that are late will find a less than ideal accomodation / situation.

Audio File: Chi Tardi Arriva Male Alloggia