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1

You cannot until you finish your dinner.

Non puoi finché non finisci la cena
(Fino a is used before infinitives and nouns, and "Finché non" is used before conjugated verbs)

2

Both the girl and the boy want the chocolate cake.

Sia la ragazza sia il ragazzo vogliono la torta al cioccolato.

3

I do not drink beer, but wine.

Io non bevo birra, bensì vino

4

Do you drink tea or coffee.

Bevi tè oppure caffè?

5

You are mine until I die

Sei mio finché non muoio
(Fino a is used before infinitives and nouns, and "Finché non" is used before conjugated verbs)

6

They want you to eat fish

Loro vogliono che tu mangi pesce.

7

He says that he can

Dice che può

8

I want you to eat cheese

Voglio che tu mangi formaggio.

9

Are you vegetarian or not?

Sei vegetariano oppure no?

10

She eats chicken but does not eat fish.

Lei mangia pollo ma non mangia pesce.

11

She eats neither fish nor cheese.

Lei non mangia né pesce né formaggio.

12

What is it?

Che cos'è?

13

I do not eat chicken because I want fish

Io non mangio pollo perché voglio pesce.

14

She looks around

Lei guarda intorno

15

We drink the lemonade despite the taste

Beviamo la limonata nonostante il gusto.

16

I go towards the horse.

io vado vesso in cavalo
(When "towards" comes before an article you have to use only "verso", like "towards the bed"="verso il letto)

17

The waiter waits until dinner.

Il cameriere aspetta fino a cena.
(Fino a is used before infinitives and nouns, and "Finché non" is used before conjugated verbs)

18

I will stop by the jewelry store.

Passo dalla gioielleria.

19

The woman does not like the color of the dress.

Alla donna non piace il colore del vestito.
(alla is a contraction of a and la. A means to. So basically, we're saying "To the woman, the color of the dress is not pleasing." (Because piace means it pleases))

20

I have the men's books.

Ho i libri degli uomini.

21

He cooks for the vegetarian.

Lui cucina per il vegetariano.

22

I finish the cake by dinner

Finisco la torta entro cena.

23

I go towards him

Io vado verso di lui.
(verso di = towards, You have to use "verso di" when "towards" foregoes a pronoun, like "towards you"="verso di te"; "towards them"="verso di loro")

24

I eat vegetables despite the taste.

Mangio la verdura nonostante il gusto.

25

Except for the wine

Tranne il vino

26

I read the woman's newspaper.

Io leggo il giornale della donna.

27

until when

fino quando

28

He has (some) horses.

Lui ha dei cavalli.

29

I eat steak on Friday

mangio la bistecca venerdi

30

I work in the morning

Lavoro la mattina