Übersetzung von “now” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /naʊ/ us /nɑʊ/

A1 at this time

ora, adesso
I’m going now. Ora vado.
What is Eva doing now? Che sta facendo ora Eva?
I don’t want to wait – I want it now! Non voglio aspettare – lo voglio adesso!

A2 immediately

subito, adesso
We’re going home now. Adesso andiamo a casa.

used to show the length of time that something has been happening, from the time it began until the present

ora, ormai
I’ve lived in Rio for two years now. Ormai vivo a Rio de Janeiro da due anni.

used when you start to tell someone something

ora, allora
Now, I have been to California before. Beh, sono già stato in California.
Now then, would anyone else like to ask a question? Allora, c’è qualcun altro che vorrebbe fare una domanda?
now and then

If something happens now and then, it happens sometimes but not very often.

ogni tanto
I love chocolate, but I only eat it now and then. Mi piace molto la cioccolata ma la mangio solo ogni tanto.
conjunction uk /naʊ/ us /nɑʊ/ also now that

as a result of a new situation

ora che
Now that I’ve got a car, I can visit her more often. Ora che ho la macchina posso andare a trovarla più spesso.

(Übersetzung von “now” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)