Word of the day: Pane (Bread)

Pane (pa-ne) Masculine singular noun

IMG_6273.JPGIl pane – The bread

I pani – (rare) The breads

Il panettiere all’angolo fa il pane fresco tutti i giorni – The baker on the corner bakes fresh bread everyday.

Avete del pane integrale? – Do you have any brown bread?

Dire pane al pane e vino al vino – (fig) Call a spade a spade (say bread to the bread and wine to the wine)

Mi puoi passare un pezzo di pane? – Can you pass me a piece of bread?

Mio nonno è buono come il pane – (fig) My grandad is a very good man (My grandad is as good a bread).

Anthony, abbiamo finito il pane. Puoi andare al supermercato a comprarne un pò? – Anthony, we ran out of bread. Can you go to the supermarket to buy some?

Ci sono solo più due fette di pane – There are only two slices of bread left.

Pane quotidiano – Daily bread

Lo so che non dovrei, ma mangio tantissimo pane – I know I shouldn’t but I eat a lot of bread.

Mia mamma vuole una macchina per il pane per il suo compleanno – My mum wants a breadmaker for her birthday.

Andare via come il pane – (fig) To sell like hot cakes  (To go like bread)

Questo non è pane per i tuoi denti – (fig) This is more than you can handle (This bread is not for your teeth)

Come si dice pane in francese? – How do you say bread in French?

 

 

 

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