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This type of Italian bread also means ‘slipper’?
What is common name for the Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino?
Former currencies of Italy were?
All of them
None of them
A literal translation of ‘tiramisù’?
Put me down
Pick me up
Pull me along
Push me towards you
Measure your waist
The traditional male Venetian mask was originally worn by?
Casanova’s family and friends
’50 Shades of Grey’ bondage fans
If you are stopped while driving by the Carabinieri, do you?
Brandish a 50 euro note
Smile and keep your hands on the wheel
Say that your wife is about to have a baby
Say your dad is called Don Corleone and your mum is a nun
Tell them that you don’t understand a word of Italian, you’re an inviolate U.S. citizen and a personal friend of Obama
Invite them for a couple of Peroni beers
Drive off rapidly in your supercharged Ferrari
Which is the most northerly?
When a Spaniard pulls his earlobe, he is accusing you of sponging.
When an Italian pulls his earlobe, he is questioning your masculinity.
When a Frenchman strokes under his chin, he is calling you a bore.
Driving in Naples, red and green traffic lights are only for decoration?
Which Italian lake is shaped like a banjo?
How many years did it take to complete Milan’s cathedral façade?
If you ask for a pastrami sandwich in Italy?
They will look at you suspiciously
They will ask you if you are Romanian or Turkish
They will ask the name of your synagogue
They will ask if you want it on rye bread
Any or all of them
Ernest Hemingway lived and wrote on a Venetian island famous for malaria problems?
When the family of the Venetian Doge became almost depleted, the citizens seized the last male, a monk, from his monastery and ‘forced’ him to father nine boys and three girls.
The Ponte Vecchio, in Florence, is populated by jewellery shops. Why?
Gold smells better than rotten meat and offal
Tourists don’t buy much fruit and vegetables
Florence was once a ‘duty free’ zone
It was impossible to tunnel into the vaults from below
Don Papa Vecchio was an ancestor of Gerald Ratner
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Ciabatta/Fiat/All of them/Pick me up/Plague doctors/Smile and keep your hands on the wheel/Trieste/All true/Mainly true/Garda/500/Any or all of them/Torcello/True/Gold smell better than rotten meat and offal