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isola

English translation of isola

island

The Italian word for island is 'isola'. It is used in the same way as in English, to refer to a piece of land completely surrounded by water. It can be used to describe a small island, like a tropical paradise, or a larger island, like the British Isles. The word can also be used metaphorically, to refer to something that is isolated or cut off from its surroundings.


Example sentences using: isola

L'isola è molto bella in estate.

English translation of L'isola è molto bella in estate.

The island is very beautiful in summer.

This phrase suggests that the island gets significantly more beautiful during the summer months, which is probably due to the weather, nature, or activities available at that time.

Vivo su un'isola nel mezzo dell'oceano.

English translation of Vivo su un'isola nel mezzo dell'oceano.

I live on an island in the middle of the ocean.

In this sentence, the speaker is expressing that they reside on an island that is situated somewhere in the middle of an ocean. It paints a picture of isolation, distance, or possible tranquility and the beauty of life away from heavily populated areas.

L'isola dei Famosi è un famoso reality show in Italia.

English translation of L'isola dei Famosi è un famoso reality show in Italia.

The Island of the Famous is a famous reality show in Italy.

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