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(Italian people only)What does "Insomma...scusa se non mi sono fatta piu' sempre" mean in English?

Ciao a tutti! Mi chiamo Chris. Studio Italiano per 5 mesi I came across the following dialogue in my Italian textbook today: ##Dialogue 1## " Enrica: Martina! Come stai? Martina : Eh, insomma... scusa se non mi sono fatta piu' sentire, ma abbiamo cambiato casa e cosi' abbiamo avuto un sacco da fare." ###Dialogue 2### "Enrica : E avete dovuto fare dei lavori? Martina : Si', ma in parte li abbiamo fatti da soli, Nicola per fortuna sa \ fare di tutto in casa. Ha imbiancato, ha messo addirittura le piastrelle nel bagno .... Enrica: Ma guarda, per le tende posso darti una mano io, lo sai, io so cucire..." Question 1) The same as the title question. Also what do "se" and " insomma" mean in Dialogue 1 ? Question 2) What doe "Dialogue 2" mean in English? ( Please don't use any on-line translator such as Goggle translator) I am currently studying Italian ( Livello A2) . It's getting hard!But I love Italian langauge :) Grazie mille!

Asked By: 28 - 6/27/2009
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first of all,"Studio Italiano per 5 mesi" is wrong.it is... More
Answered By: =Ruka= - 6/27/2009
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Check your dictionary.
Answered By: Mariss - 6/27/2009
 
se= if insomma= so and so Dialogue2= Enrica: and did you have to restructure? Martina: Yes, but we made it by our own, lucky Nicola is capable to do everithing i n the house. He bleached and he also put tiles in the bathroom Enrica: Listen, I can help you with tends, You know I'm good in sewing.
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Answered By: francesca - 6/27/2009
 
Enrica: Martina, what's up... More
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Answered By: A - 6/27/2009
 
bravo Chris!continua a studiare l'Italiano!;) ciao
Answered By: Leo B - 6/27/2009
 
Let me tell you that insomma in this case does NOT mean "so so" it means "well... More
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Answered By: italian05! - 6/27/2009
 
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