Word of the day: Fortuna (Luck/Fortune)

Fortuna (for-tu-na) Feminine singular noun

12742619_10156644520685602_3014772088174059205_nLa fortuna – Luck/Fortune

Le fortune – Luck/Fortunes

Le coccinelle portano fortuna – Ladybirds bring good luck.

Che sfortuna! – Such bad luck!

Adam ha tutte le fortune! Una bella casa, un buon lavoro e una bella moglie – Adam has all the luck!A beautiful house, a good job and a beautiful wife.

Che colpo di fortuna! – What a stroke of luck!

Questa collana è il mio porta fortuna – This neckalce is my good luck charm.

Rob ha ereditato una fortuna da un vecchio zio – Rob has inherited a fortune from an old uncle.

Cosa dice il tuo biscotto della fortuna? – What does your fortune cookie say?

In Italiano, si dice “In bocca al lupo” per augurare buona fortuna – In Italian they say “In the mouth of the wolf” to wish good luck.

La fortuna aiuta gli audaci – Fortune favours the bolds.

La fortuna del principiante – Beginner’s luck.

 

 

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