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giallo (masc)
a thriller/mystery story
essere appassionato di
to be passionate about/into/ keen about
raccontare
to tell about/recount/decribe
ultimo
last/latest
film poliziesco
whodunit film/detective film
la sera prima
the night before
avere voglia
to feel like it
essere stanco
to be tired
pazzo

andare passo per ___
crazy/ insane

to be crazy about ____
titolo (masc)
title
regista (masc/fem)
director (of a film)
accendere

avere acceso
to turn on
televisore (masc)
TV set
cercare
hunting for/ looking for/ searching for
assassino (masc)
murderer
(andare) in giro
around (to go ___)
di notte
at night
uccidere
to kill
calza (fem)
stocking
seta (fem)
silk
stringere
grip/constrict/tighten
intorno
around
collo (masc)
neck
sistema (masc!)
method/system
riuscire
to succeed/manage
scoprire
discover/find out/identify
mistero (masc)
mystery
luce (fem)
light
andare via
be off/go
schermo (masc)
screen
pubblicita
advertising
brivido (masc)
thrill/chill/shudder/shiver
suspense (fem)
suspense
trama (fem)
plot/storyline
attore (masc)
actor
paura

avere paura di ___
fear

to be afraid of ___
incoraggiare
to encourage/hearten
coraggio (masc)
courage
andare via la luce

mancare la luce
to lose power/the lights went out
indossare
to wear/put on
metropolitana (fem)
underground/subway
essere in ritardo
to be late
prendere in affitto
to rent/lease
edicola (fem)
news stand
spiegare
explain/illustrate
uso (masc)
usage
ottimo
best
sbaglio (masc)

sbagliare
an error/mistake

to make a mistake
deluso

essere deluso
disappointed (adj)

to be disappointed/let down
buffo
odd/funny
diverntente
funny/comical/enjoyable
succedere

essere successo
to happen

[participle]
fissare (di)
[avere]

____ un appuntamento
____ un tavolo
fix/book/reserve/make arrangements (to)


make an appointment
reserve a table
in anticipo
before/ahead/in advance (adv)
forse
maybe/perhaps
stronzo
turd/shit
stufare [essere]
to be irritated/bugged
alla fine
eventually/at last
buio [masc]
dark (adj)/darkness (n)
cosi
so/thus
invece

___ di ***
rather/instead

instead of ***
da solo
alone/by oneself

[note ending gender changes: o/i/a/e
capitare
happen/occur
pieno

_____ di **
full

full of ***
per caso
by chance
ressa (fem)
crowd/throng
almeno
at least
addormentato
asleep/sleepy
hai gia ______

no, non sono ancora letto
have you already read?

no, I have not read yet.