Come usare il verbo venire

      Venire is one of the most important verbs in Italian.


As a verb is most of the times used with the meaning of to come  (venire) or to come from (venire DA).

Vengo con te. I come with you.

Da dove vieni? Vengo da Roma Where are you from? I come from Rome.

However venire comes with  a number different shades of meanings, depending on how it used, for example..

Venire, when used in the passive form (é venuto/a/i/e), is also used to express the result of something or

Com’ é venuta la torta? É venuta bene. How was the cake? It was good.

Mi é venuta la febbre. I came with a fever.

 Venire su can mean to grow up.

 Il bambino  viene su bene. 

The child grew up.

 Venire is used to in some expressions like:

Venire in mente

Mi é venuto in mente che devo andare a fare la spesa.

I came to think that I need to go food shopping.

Venire a sapere:

Sono venuta a sapere che tuo fratello si é sposato.

        I got to know that your brother got married

Venire alle mani:

Non venite alle mani, comportatevi da persone mature.

Don’t beat each other, behave like mature people.

 Venire can also be used to ask the cost for something:

Quanto viene? How much is that.

2 Replies to “Come usare il verbo venire”

  1. Thanks for your reply, it was very helpful. I came across your site searching for why the verb ‘venire’ was used in in the sentence ‘Che il futuro semplice viene usato per raccontare gli eventi futuri’.

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