Essays Tagged: "Italian language"

The travels of Marco Polo and his influence on the western world

hors and understood the Bibleand theology of the Church. He also had a good knowledge of French and Italian language.From his later history we find out about his interest in natural resources, the way ...

(5 pages) 124 0 4.6 Jan/1995

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Umbrian holiday: A descriptive essay about my family's vacation in Umbria, Italy.

n Midwest, I had never seen anythinglike it.After driving for several hours through the picturesque Italian countryside, in 90 plusdegree heat, we arrived at the town where our vacation home was locat ... being Americans. We sipped wine in the crumbling ruinsof castles. My children played games with the Italian children without speaking the samelanguage. Roadside stands offered the freshest and best ta ...

(3 pages) 204 1 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Bankruptcy as it relates to Business Law

hen a businessman did not pay his debts, it was the practice to destroy his trading bench. From the Italian language for broken bench, "banca rotta," comes the term bankruptcy. The first known bankrup ...

(8 pages) 259 1 2.3 Jul/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


it his grandparents.The first day he was in Italy he got lost. He was confused because he knew some italian, but not enough. Now, he knows the language very well. He stayed with his grandparents in a ... of the community his grandparents lived in. The most memoriable thing for him was learning to speak Italian. It took him a while to be able to have a conversation.His grandparents did know english tho ...

(1 pages) 405 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


. It introduced realism into a culture that was previously solely based on religion. [5:][6:][7: ... <>."Donatello's David." Italian Renaissance. Italian Renaissance, 28 June 2012. Web. 10 Oct. 2014.<http://www.ita ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays