10 common mistakes Italians make in English
Despite an increasing number of Italians speaking excellent English, common mix-ups continue. The Local takes a look at the top ten linguistic mistakes.
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Over-pronouncing “ed”. While in Italian every letter must be pronounced perfectly, the same cannot be said of English. This is particularly noticeable when Italians include the “e” sound in any word ending in “ed” - happened, looked, used - you get the idea.