Synopses & Reviews
Get the expert instruction you want and the practice you need with the conjugation of Italian verbs--with bonus online interactive exercises
Italian Verb Drills helps you overcome the obstacles of Italian verbs, so that you can confidently use verbs when expressing yourself in Italian. This book explains how the Italian verb system works, while providing numerous exercises for you to master each point covered.
- Clear explanations of conjugations followed by numerous exercises
- Free online exercises available at mhprofessional.com to assess your skills once you have completed the book
Topics include: Overview of Italian Verbs Verbs Ending in -are, Verbs Ending in -ere, Verbs Ending in -ire, Imperative Future, Imperfect Passato Remoto (Preterit), Essere (to Be) and Avere (to Have), Passato Prossimo with Avere, Passato Prossimo with Essere, Irregular Past Participles, Trapassato Prossimo, Conditional Past, Conditional Chapter, Present Subjunctive, Imperfect Subjunctive, Past Subjunctive, Pluperfect Subjunctive, Se Clauses and the Subjunctive Reflexive Verbs, Progressive Tenses, Modal Verbs, The Passive Voice, Verbs That Follow Common Patterns, Idiomatic Expressions with Avere and Fare, Verbs and Expressions Followed by Prepositions
About the Author
Paola Nanni-Tate is an experienced educator and author.
Table of Contents
Introduction Chapter 1 Overview of Italian Verbs Verbs Ending in -are Chapter 2 Verbs Ending in -ere Verbs Ending in -ire Chapter 3 Imperative Future Chapter 4 Imperfect Passato Remoto (Preterit) Chapter 5 Essere (to Be) and Avere (to Have) Passato Prossimo with Avere Passato Prossimo with Essere Irregular Past Participles Trapassato Prossimo Chapter 6 Conditional Past Conditional Chapter 7 Present Subjunctive Imperfect Subjunctive Chapter 8 Past Subjunctive Pluperfect Subjunctive Se Clauses and the Subjunctive Reflexive Verbs Chapter 9 Progressive Tenses Modal Verbs The Passive Voice Verbs That Follow Common Patterns Chapter 10 General Review of Verbs Chapter 11 Idiomatic Expressions with Avere and Fare Verbs and Expressions Followed by Prepositions Chapter 12 Final Review of Verbs Answer Key Verb charts Index of verbs (Italian-English) Index of Verbs (English- Italian)