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Learning Sicilian in 90 Days

In English followed by Sicilian:

This week is the end of my 90 Day Add1Challenge to learn Sicilian. I already speak Italian and I have been to Sicily so I thought it would be interesting to try and learn Sicilian. 601 more words


A Thematic Sac in the Sozin Sicilian

The Sicilian has many thematic sacrifices. Here is one of my favorites.


Escalante -“pvsatyam” (1600)
Blitz Game
www.chess.com, Dec. 27 2016
1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 a6 5.Nc3 Nf6 6.Bc4 e6 7.Bb3 Be7 8.Be3… 253 more words


Sicilian - L'armali


Ant: Furmicula / Furmica

Bat: Taddarita / Taddarica / Sùrici vecchiu

Bear: Ursu

Bird: Aceddu

Bull: Tàuru

Calf: Jencu

Camel: Camiddu… 92 more words

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Cugino's Italian Deli Las Vegas Sicilian

Cugino’s Italian Deli UNLV Maryland Parkway 


After school, my son likes following the university students to the Italian deli named Cugino’s at the Running Rebel Plaza across Maryland Parkway from the UNLV Student Union. 610 more words

My rather tasty Limoncello Trifle

On the run up to the Festive Season, we always go out and buy some Italian Panettone and Limoncello liqueur and use them both for a range of festive deserts.   314 more words


Eat, Pray, Pizzelle

Pizzelles are the Holy Grail of the cookie tray.

If there ever comes a time when these sweet snowflakes don’t grace the center of the glass plate,  I’m boycotting cookies altogether. 545 more words

Sicilian - U principinu

   Translator: Mario Gallo

Principinu meu, capivi a pocu a pocu a to vita nica e allammicata. Pi tantu tempu l’unicu to straviu fu a rucizza dâ cuddata dû suli. 76 more words

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