Word of the day: Foglia (Leaf)

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Foglia (fo-glia) Feminine singular noun

La foglia – The leaf

Le foglie – The leaves

Foglia di fico – Fig leaf

Foglia d’oro – Gold leaf

Quando l’abbiamo trovato, tremava come una foglia – When we found him, he was shaking like a leaf.

Foglia verde – Green leaf

Foglie d’autunno – Autumn leaves

Gli alberi hanno perso le foglie – The trees lost their leaves.

Il simbolo del Canada è la foglia d’acero – The symbol of Canada is the Maple leaf.

Foglie di té – Tea leaves

E’ solo una foglia! – It’s just a leaf!

Mi ha sollevata come se pesassi meno di una foglia secca – He lifted me as if I weighed less than a dry leaf.

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