Italian / Year 3 and 4 / Understanding / Language variation and change

Curriculum content descriptions

Understand that language use varies according to the participants’ age, gender and relationship, and the context of use (ACLITU035)

  • noticing differences between spoken and written texts
  • choosing appropriate formal and informal language for greetings, farewells and good wishes in social interactions, for example, Ciao Angela/Buongiorno Signora. Come stai?/Come sta? Questo/a è … ti presento ... Piacere!
  • identifying the meaning of conventional expressions used socially in Italian and the different contexts in which they are used, for example, Permesso? — Avanti! Grazie. — Prego; Per favore/per piacere. Buon appetito! A domani!
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
ScOT terms

Register (Language),  Language usage,  Italian language

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