Italian                                                               English
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  abbandonare ........................................................  to abandon
  abbassare ..........................................................  to lower, to let down, to pull down
  abbracciare ........................................................  to hug, to embrace
  abbinare ...........................................................  to match (as in colors)
  abbronzare .........................................................  to tan
  abituarsi ..........................................................  to get used to
  accarezzare ........................................................  to pet, to flirt with
  accennare ..........................................................  to mention, to suggest
  accendere ..........................................................  to light, to kindle
  accettare ..........................................................  to accept, to take
  accogliere .........................................................  to welcome, to receive (as in receiving a guest)
  accompagnare .......................................................  to accompany
  accoppare ..........................................................  to kill (with violence)
  accoppiare .........................................................  to couple, to pair off, to match up
  accorgersi (di) ....................................................  to notice (the more frequent version), to become aware of (the more frequent version)
  addestrare .........................................................  to train
  addormentarsi ......................................................  to fall asleep
  aderire ............................................................  to adhere
  adorare ............................................................  to adore
  affacciare .........................................................  to lean out
  affacciarsi ........................................................  to look out (like out of a window)
  affannare ..........................................................  to trouble
  affermare ..........................................................  to affirm
  afferrare ..........................................................  to seize, to grasp, to hold on to
  affiggere ..........................................................  to attach, to affix
  affliggere .........................................................  to afflict, to distress
  affrettarsi ........................................................  to hasten, to hurry
  aggiungere .........................................................  to add
  aiutare ............................................................  to help, to aid
  allagare ...........................................................  to flood
  allenare ...........................................................  to train
  allontanarsi .......................................................  to wander off, to drift apart
  alludere ...........................................................  to allude, to refer, to hint
  alzare .............................................................  to lift up, to raise
  alzarsi ............................................................  to get up, to stand up, to rise
  ammazzare ..........................................................  to kill
  ammettere ..........................................................  to admit
  ammirare ...........................................................  to admire
  andare .............................................................  to go
  andarsene ..........................................................  to go away
  annaffiare .........................................................  to water
  annegare ...........................................................  to drown
  annoiare ...........................................................  to bore, to annoy
  annoiarsi ..........................................................  to be bored
  ansimare ...........................................................  to pant
  anticipare .........................................................  to anticipate, to advance
  apparecchiare ......................................................  to prepare, to set
  apparire ...........................................................  to appear, to seem
  appartenere ........................................................  to belong
  apprendere, imparare ...............................................  to learn
  approfittare .......................................................  to ake advantage of, to cash in on
  aprire .............................................................  to open
  ardere, bruciare ...................................................  to burn
  arrabbiarsi ........................................................  to get angry
  arruffare ..........................................................  to mess up, to ruffle
  attraversare .......................................................  to traverse, to go across
  fermare, smettere ..................................................  to stop
  cesare .............................................................  to stop, to cease
  argomentare ........................................................  to deduce, to infer
  arrangiarsi ........................................................  to make do
  arredare ...........................................................  to furnish
  arrestare ..........................................................  to arrest
  arrivare ...........................................................  to arrive
  asciugare ..........................................................  to dry
  assaggiare .........................................................  to taste
  assalire ...........................................................  to assail, to assault
  assicurare .........................................................  to ensure
  assistere ..........................................................  to assist
  associare ..........................................................  to associate
  assomigliare .......................................................  to resemble
  assumere ...........................................................  to assume, to hire, to take (as in take a drug)
  attaccare ..........................................................  to attach, attack
  attirare ...........................................................  to attract
  attendere, aspettare ...............................................  to wait for
  attribuire .........................................................  to attribute, to ascribe
  aumentare ..........................................................  to increase, to boost, to step up
  avere ..............................................................  to have, to get
  notare .............................................................  to notice (begins with 'n'), to realize
  avvedersi ..........................................................  to perceive, to notice (the less frequent version), to become aware (the less frequent version)
  avvenire, succedere, capitare ......................................  to happen, to occur
  avvicinare .........................................................  to approach
  avvincere ..........................................................  to fascinate, to captivate, to engross
  avvisare ...........................................................  to warn, to advise
  baciare ............................................................  to kiss
  ballare ............................................................  to dance
  benedire ...........................................................  to bless
  bere ...............................................................  to drink
  bestemmiare ........................................................  to curse
  bisbigliare ........................................................  to whisper
  bloccare ...........................................................  to block, to close off
  bocciare ...........................................................  to fail (to fail somebody like your teacher does in school), to reject
  bollire ............................................................  to boil
  bruciarsi ..........................................................  to burn oneself
  burlarsi ...........................................................  to make fun of, to laugh at
  bussare ............................................................  to knock
  buttare ............................................................  to throw (as in to throw away, or to throw pasta to boil)
  buttarsi ...........................................................  to throw oneself into
  aver bisogno di ....................................................  to need (as in to need something)
  dovere .............................................................  to have to, must
  cadere, cascare ....................................................  to fall, to fall down
  calcolare ..........................................................  to calculate, to compute
  calmarsi ...........................................................  to calm oneself down
  cambiare ...........................................................  to change
  cambiare idea ......................................................  to change one's mind
  camminare ..........................................................  to walk
  cancellare .........................................................  to cancel, to erase, to cross out, to rub out
  cantare ............................................................  to sing
  capire, comprendere, intendere (different meaning than 'to intend')   to understand
  catturare ..........................................................  to capture, to catch[[as in catching a criminal], to apprehend, to arrest
  intendere ..........................................................  to intend, to mean
  causare ............................................................  to cause
  cedere .............................................................  to give in, to give way, to yield, to cede
  festeggiare, celebrare .............................................  to celebrate
  cercare ............................................................  to look for, to seek, to search for
  chiacchierare ......................................................  to chat
  chiamare ...........................................................  to call
  chiedere ...........................................................  to ask
  chiedersi ..........................................................  to ask oneself, to wonder
  chiudere ...........................................................  to close, to shut
  chinare ............................................................  to bend, to bow
  cogliere ...........................................................  to gather (as in gathering flowers), to pick (as in pick a flower), to catch
  colpire ............................................................  to hit, to strike (as in to hit)
  cominciare .........................................................  to start, to begin, to commence
  commettere .........................................................  to commit
  commuovere .........................................................  to move (figuratively), to touch (figuratively), to affect (as in affect someone's feelings)
  comparire ..........................................................  to appear
  compiacere .........................................................  to please, to comply, to satisfy
  comporre ...........................................................  to compose
  comportarsi bene ...................................................  to behave oneself
  comportarsi ........................................................  to behave
  comprare ...........................................................  to buy
  comunicare .........................................................  to communicate
  concedere ..........................................................  to concede
  consegnare .........................................................  to deliver
  consistere .........................................................  to consist
  consumare ..........................................................  to consume
  concludere .........................................................  to conclude
  condurre ...........................................................  to lead, to conduct
  confondere .........................................................  to confound, to confuse
  conoscere ..........................................................  to know (as in to have knowledge of), to meet (as in to first become acquainted with)
  contendere .........................................................  to contend
  contenere ..........................................................  to contain
  contraddire ........................................................  to contradict
  contrarre ..........................................................  to contract, to catch (as in catch a cold), to incur
  convertire .........................................................  to convert
  convincere .........................................................  to convince
  coprire ............................................................  to cover
  correggere .........................................................  to correct
  correre ............................................................  to run
  corrispondere ......................................................  to correspond
  corrompere .........................................................  to corrupt
  costringere ........................................................  to force, to compel
  costruire ..........................................................  to construct, to build
  credere ............................................................  to believe
  crescere ...........................................................  to grow, to increase
  cucinare ...........................................................  to cook
  cucire .............................................................  to sew
  cuocere ............................................................  to cook (as used before "to cook ")
  curvare ............................................................  to bend
  dare ...............................................................  to give
  decidere ...........................................................  to decide
  deliberare .........................................................  to deliberate
  depositare .........................................................  to deposit
  derubare ...........................................................  to rob
  descrivere .........................................................  to describe
  desiderare .........................................................  to desire
  determinare ........................................................  to determine
  detestare ..........................................................  to detest
  dettare ............................................................  to dictate
  difendere ..........................................................  to defend, to guard against
  diffondere .........................................................  to diffuse, to spread
  digerire ...........................................................  to digest
  dimenticare ........................................................  to forget
  dimonstrare ........................................................  to demonstrate
  dipendere ..........................................................  to depend
  dipingere ..........................................................  to paint, to depict
  dire ...............................................................  to say, to tell
  dirigere ...........................................................  to direct
  dirottare ..........................................................  to head off, to hijack
  disarmare ..........................................................  to disarm
  discendere .........................................................  to descend, to go down, to come down
  discorrere .........................................................  to talk (not parlare, begins with 'd' but different from 'discutere'), to chat (the less common version)
  distendere .........................................................  to stretch, to reach out, to sprawl, to spread out
  discutere ..........................................................  to discuss
  disfare ............................................................  to undo
  disgustare .........................................................  to disgust
  disperare ..........................................................  to despair
  dispiacere .........................................................  to displease, to be sorry
  disporre ...........................................................  to arrange
  dissolvere .........................................................  to dissolve, to melt
  distinguere ........................................................  to distinguish
  distrarre ..........................................................  to distract
  distruggere ........................................................  to destroy
  divenire, diventare ................................................  to become
  divertirsi .........................................................  to have a good time, to amuse oneself, to enjoy oneself
  dividere ...........................................................  to divide
  dolere .............................................................  to suffer pain, to ache
  domandare ..........................................................  to ask (begins with a 'd')
  dormire ............................................................  to sleep
  dovere (condizionale) ..............................................  ought, should, must, to have to, owe
  eleggere ...........................................................  to elect
  elevare ............................................................  to elevate, to raise up (as in to elevate), to lift up
  eliminare ..........................................................  to eliminate
  emergere ...........................................................  to emerge, to surface, to appear
  emettere ...........................................................  to emit, to give out (as in to give out a light)
  entrare ............................................................  to enter
  esagerare ..........................................................  to exaggerate
  considerare, esaminare .............................................  to examine, to consider
  esasperare .........................................................  to exasperate, to irritate
  esaurire ...........................................................  to exhaust, to wear out, to use up
  escludere ..........................................................  to exclude, to leave out, to shut out
  esibire ............................................................  to exhibit, to show, to display
  esistere ...........................................................  to exist, to be (as in to exist)
  esprimere ..........................................................  to express, to articulate, to pronounce
  esporre ............................................................  to expound
  essere .............................................................  to be
  essere un caso .....................................................  to be a coincidence
  essere in grado di, riuscire .......................................  to be capable of
  essere sveglio .....................................................  to be cunning
  estendere ..........................................................  to extend
  estenuante .........................................................  to exhaust
  evitare ............................................................  to avoid
  facilitare .........................................................  to facilitate, to make easier
  fallire ............................................................  to fail (like you failed at a task, but not at a test in school), to go bankrupt
  falsificare ........................................................  to falsify, to forge (as in forge a check), to fake
  fare ...............................................................  to do, to make
  ferire .............................................................  to wound
  fermarsi ...........................................................  to stop (oneself)
  fidarsi ............................................................  to trust, to confide
  fingere ............................................................  to feign, to pretend
  finire .............................................................  to finish
  firmare ............................................................  to sign
  fissare ............................................................  to stare
  fondere ............................................................  to fuse, to melt
  formare ............................................................  to form, to create
  friggere ...........................................................  to fry
  fuggire ............................................................  to flee, to escape
  fumare .............................................................  to smoke
  funzionare .........................................................  to function
  garantire ..........................................................  to guarantee
  generare ...........................................................  to generate, to breed
  gestire ............................................................  to manage, to administrate
  gettare ............................................................  to throw (like to throw a ball or to throw away), to case
  giacere, sdraiarsi .................................................  to lay down, to lie (as in to lay down)
  giocare ............................................................  to play (a game)
  girare .............................................................  to turn
  giudicare ..........................................................  to judge
  giungere ...........................................................  to arrive (starts with 'g')
  giurare, bestemmiare ...............................................  to swear
  giustificare .......................................................  to justify
  glorificare ........................................................  to glorify, to praise
  godere .............................................................  to enjoy
  governare ..........................................................  to govern, to rule
  graffiare, cicatrizzare, sfigurare, sfregiare ......................  to scar
  sgraffiare, sfregare ...............................................  to scratch
  gridare ............................................................  to shout, to scream, to cry out
  guadagnare .........................................................  to gain, to earn
  guardare ...........................................................  to look at
  guarire ............................................................  to heal, to recover
  guidare ............................................................  to drive, to guide
  gustare ............................................................  to enjoy, to relish
  galleggiare ........................................................  to float