Il Signor Diavolo e le variabili sociolinguistiche (SPOILER)

Ho visto un film. E già questo potrebbe meritare un articolo, poiché non capita più molto spesso nell’epoca delle serie tv on demand. “Il Signor Diavolo”, film di Pupi Avati del 2019 tratto dall’omonimo romanzo, di per sé, mi ha inquietato. Saranno state le luci, saranno state le occhiaie che …

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Who says intonation doesn’t matter?

Sometimes language learners are so worried about grammar accuracy to think that intonation doesn’t matter that much after all. Personally, I have always felt a bit down when my sentence stress was so influenced by my mother tongue to force my interlocutor to repeat what I had just said, even …

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