Test your knowledge in our new Specialist Quiz.

This weeks questions are linked to our language of the month, Italian! We will test your knowledge and unleash the linguist within you.

Bring your knowledge and see how you score! Then challenge your friends! Answers at the bottom of this page.

1. The Dolomites are also called

A – Monti Pallidi (the Pale Mountains)

B – Alpi

(Find the right level for you to continue your journey in learning Italian)

2. The coldest place in Italy is a village called Pale di S. Martino in  

A – Piemonte

B – Trentino Alto Adige

C – Lombardia

3 . Speck is a type of prosciutto produced in

A – Veneto

B – Trentino Alto Adige

C- Emilia Romagna

4. The word “pizza” is thought to have come from

A – Neapolitan dialect

B -Latin

C- Italian spoken in the 19th century

(Find the right level for you to continue your journey in learning Italian)

5. Prosecco is a wine produced

A – everywhere in Northern Italy

B – everywhere in Italy

C – only in the hills in Veneto and Friuli

6. You can ski in

A – The Alps

B – The Apennines

C – Mt. Etna in Sicily!

(Written with the collaboration of the students of the ‘Italian Stage 4 Morning Course with Croissant’ and Italian Stage 4 Camminando gli antichi sentieri in Italia)

Answers;

  1. A
  2. B
  3. B
  4. B
  5. C
  6. ABC