Word of the day: Uovo (Egg)

Uovo (uo-vo) Masculine singular noun

IMG_6493.JPGL’uovo (m.) – The egg

Le uova (f.) – The eggs

I vegani non mangiano le uova – Vegans don’t eat eggs.

Quante uova servono per fare una torta? – How many eggs to you need to make a cake?

Alcune galline depongono le uova tutti i giorni – Some chickens lay eggs every day.

Uovo di Pasqua – Easter egg

Pasta fresca all’uovo fatta a mano – Fresh handmade egg pasta.

Le uova sono fonte di proteine – Eggs are a source of proteins.

Uovo di struzzo – Ostrich egg

Uovo di gallina – Hen egg

Albume d’uovo – Egg white

Gusci di uova – Egg shells

Ti piacciono le uova strapazzate? – Do you like scrambled eggs?

Meglio un uovo oggi che una gallina domani – A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush (“It’s better to have an egg today than a chicken tomorrow”).

Sophie mangia sempre due uova sode a colazione – Sophie has always two boiled eggs for breakfast.

Puzza di uovo marcio – It smells of bad egg.

Una volta ho trovato un uovo con due tuorli – Once I found an egg with two yolks.

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