Conversational Italian,Leson 2

Section 1- Paired Consonents of gl and gn

Paired consonants gl and gn have unique sounds in the Italian language.


if the Paired consonants gl are followed by a, o, or u, the gl is pronounced with a gl sound, as they are typically pronounced in English.

Click on the word below and listen to how the paired consonants gl are pronounced.

globo (globo)

Click on the word again. Try repeating the Italian word yourself until sounds like the recorded one,