Word of the day: Barca (Boat)

Barca (bar-ca) Feminine singular noun

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La barca – The boat

Le barche – The boats

Non siamo mai stati su una barca – We have never been on a boat.

Quanto costa noleggiare una barca? – How much does it cost to rent a boat?

Robert ha chiamato la sua barca “Amore del mare” – Robert name his boat “Love of the sea”.

David ha fatto il giro del mondo in barca due volte – David sailed around the world twice.

Ho comprato una barca di seconda mano – I bought a second hand boat.

Guarda quella nuvola. Sembra una barca – Look at that cloud. It looks like a boat.

Luke ha comprato una barca ma non sa dove tenerla – Luke bought a boat but he doesn’t know where to keep it.

C’era una barca di gente alla festa – (fig) There was a lot of people at the party.

Siamo sulla stessa barca – We are on the same boat (fig.) We are in the same situation.

Non posso andare in barca perchè mi viene il mal di mare – I can’t go on a boat because I get seasick.

 

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