Word of the day: Luce (Light)

Luce (lu-ce) feminine singular noun

luce.jpgLa luce – The light

Le luci – The lights

Puoi spegnere la luce? – Can you switch off the light?

Questa luce è troppo forte, mi fa venire il mal di testa – This light is too bright, it gives me a headache.

Si trova a trecento anni luce da qui – It’s three hundred light years from here.

C’è una bella luce calda in questa stanza – There’s a beautiful warm light in this room.

Non dimenticare di spegnere la luce quando esci – Don’t forget to swith off the light when you leave.

La luce solare è necessaria per la fotosintesi – Sunlight is necessary for photosynthesis.

Alla luce di quanto avevano scoperto, la polizia rilasciò il sospetto – In the light of what they had discovered, the police released the suspect.

Le luci dei freni non funzionano – The break lights aren’t working.

Daki è la luce dei miei occhi – Daki is the light of my eyes (figurative – Daki is the apple of my eye)

 

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