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essere = to be

io sono = I am

tu sei = you are (informal)

Lei e' = you are (formal)

lui/lei e' = he/she is

noi siamo = we are

voi siete = you are (plural)

loro sono = they are

andare = to go, andato = went

venire = to come, venuto = came

partire = to leave, partito = left

entrare = to enter, entrato = entered

tornare = to return, tornato = returned

arrivare = to arrive, arrivato = arrived

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