sapere di + qualcosa

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the expression sapere diqualcosa, which means to taste like something. This is a useful expression to know: you will hear it often in Italian!

Oddio…Mariachiara mi ha invitato a casa sua mercoledì sera per una cena. Purtroppo quando cucina lei tutti i piatti sanno sempre di cipolla o di aglio. Non so cosa faccia con gli ingredienti ma questi sapori finiscono anche nel tiramisù!

My God…Mariachiara invited me to her house Wednesday evening for dinner. Unfortunately, when she cooks all the dishes always taste like onions or garlic. I don’t know what she does with the ingredients, but the flavors also end up in the tiramisù!

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