volercene

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the pronominal verb, volercene (per fare), which means to take some doing (to do something). Remember that this verb is only used in the third person singular. See the expression used below in its context:

Ce ne vuole di pazienza per far studiare mio figlio! È molto pigro e non dimostra molto entusiasmo verso gli studi.

It take some patience to get my son to study! He is very lazy, and he doesn’t show much enthusiasm to his studies.

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DA NOTARE:

: in compound tenses, the past participle is in the feminine singular, voluta