Hobbies and sports in Italian
In this lesson, you will learn how to talk about your tempo libero (free time).
What are your hobbies in Italian
Use the following expressions to ask about someone's interests.
|Quali sono i tuoi hobbies?||What are your hobbies?|
|Cosa fai nel tempo libero?||What do you do in your free time?|
|Quali sono i tuoi interessi?||What are your interests?|
|Pratichi degli sport?||Do you do any sports?|
|Suoni qualche strumento?||Do you play any instruments?|
Talking about your hobbies in Italian (travel, dance, read, skiing)
To talk about your interests, use the following expressions.
|Andare al cinema||Going to the cinema|
|Uscire con gli amici||Going out with friends|
|Ascoltare la musica||Listen to music|
|Suonare (la chitarra)||Play (the guitar)|
|Fare una passeggiata||Going for a walk|
|Guardare la tv||Watch tv|
|Andare ad un concerto||Go to a concert|
Check out the following examples.
|Mi piace andare ai concerti; ne ho visti 52 fino ad ora.||I like going to concerts; I have been to 52 so far.|
|La sera mi piace leggere un libro giallo.||I like to read mystery books in the evenings.|
List of sports in Italian (basketball, volleyball, golf)
Here' s a list with the most important sports.
Praticare uno sport
|Arti marziali||Martial arts|
Take a look at the following examples.
|Gioco a pallavolo da quando avevo 8 anni.||I have been playing volleyball ever since I was 8.|
|Mio fratello adora giocare a calcio.||My brother loves playing soccer.|
|Chiara||Quali sono i tuoi hobbies?||What are your hobbies?|
|Marta||Mi piace fare delle passeggiate, leggere e disegnare.||I like taking a walk, read and draw.|
|Chiara||Anche a me piace disegnare! Però ultimamente non ho mai tempo.||I also like to draw! But lately, I never have the time.|
|Marta||Cosa ti piace fare nel tempo libero?||What do you like to do in your free time?|
|Chiara||Suono la batteria in una band e gioco a tennis.||I play the drums in a band and I play tennis.|
|Marta||Che bello! E cosa ne pensi dei film? Ti piace andare al cinema?||Nice! And what do you think of movies? Do you like going to the cinema?|
|Chiara||Molto! Soprattutto con gli amici, è più divertente.||A lot! Especially with friends, it's funnier.|
|Marta||Sì, è perfetto per rilassarsi. Anche cucinare è un'attività che mi rende tranquilla.||Yes, it's perfect to relax. Also cooking is an activity that relaxes me a lot.|
|Chiara||Io non so cucinare.||I can't cook.|
|Marta||Potrei insegnarti qualche ricetta!||Maybe I could teach you some recipes!|
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