We can use the ubiquitous Italian word “si” to build impersonal sentences. Learn the so called “si impersonale” and solve the quiz.
In Italia si mangia bene. This sentence means that in Italy people, one, everyone, eat well. There is no precise subject and there is no object.
We can do that using the word “si” and the conjugation of lui/lei (third singular). Please see some examples, from a sentence with a subject, transofrmed with the impersonal “si”.
In Italia le persone mangiano bene –> In Italia si mangia bene.
Domani noi non lavoriamo —> Domani non si lavora.
In treno nessuno fuma —> In treno non si fuma.
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For your convenience, I suggest to study this topic divided in three parts: simple tenses, compound tenses and reflexive verbs. A final note on the use of the impersonal “si” with adjectives. Siete pronti?
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