Word of the day: Moneta (Coin/Currency)

FullSizeRender (2) Moneta (mo-ne-ta) Feminine singular noun

La moneta – The coin/currency

Le monete – The coins/currencies

Moneta d’oro – Gold coin

La moneta unica – The single currency

Non riesco a chiudere il portafoglio, ci sono troppe monete – I can’t close my wallet, there are too many coins.

Ben colleziona monete antiche – Ben collects old coins.

Portamonete – Coin purse

Inserire le monete nella fessura – Insert the coins in the slot.

La macchinetta non accetta monete da un centesimo – The machine doesn’t accept one cent coins.

Mi può cambiare cinque euro in monete da uno, perfavore? – Could you change five euros in one euros coins for me, please?

Tira una monetina – Flip a coin

Qual’è la moneta Egiziana? – What’s the currency in Egypt?

Da bambino mettevo tutte le monete che trovavo nel mio salvadanaio – As a child I put every coin I could find in my piggy bank.

 

 

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