Translation of "about" - English-Italian dictionary


preposition uk /əˈbaʊt/

A1 relating to a particular subject

di, su, su di
What was she talking about?

UK to or in different parts of a place

in giro per, intorno a
We wandered about the town.
what/how about…?

A2 used to suggest something

che ne dici/dite di…?
What about some lunch?
what/how about…?

B1 used to ask for someone’s opinion on a particular subject

che ne pensi/pensate di… ?
What about this restaurant? Is it good?

(Translation of “about preposition” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)