Word of the day: Foglia (Leaf)

Foglia (fo-glia) Feminine singular noun

12705684_10156611151605602_4966022085152016972_nLa foglia – The leaf

Le foglie – The leaves

In autunno gli alberi perdono le foglie – In autumn, trees lose their leaves.

Ci sono molti tipi di foglie, alcune grandi e altre piccole. – There are many types of leaves, some big and some small.

La foglia di fico ha cinque punte – The fig leaf has five points.

Al centro della bandiera del Canada c’è una foglia di acero rossa – In the middle of the Canadian flag, there’s a red Maple leaf.

C’è un acero con le foglie rosse in giardino – There’s a maple tree with red leaves in the garden.

Le foglie di menta sono usate spesso come digestivo naturale – Mint leaves are often used as a natural digestive.

Il terreno è coperto di foglie – The ground is covered by leaves.

Le foglie di eucalipto sono molto usate in medicina – Eucalyptus leaves are commonly used in medicine.

Sai leggere le foglie di tè? – Can you read tea leaves?

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