Italian False Friends

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Can you name the Italian False Friends - that is, words that look like cognates but are not?

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The word...actual translation
fabbrica - not material or cloth
morbido - not gloomy or diseased
sensibile - not reasonable
camera - not a photo-taking device
coda - not a secret language
fronte - not the facing part of something
fattoria - not where things are made
preservativo - not something to keep food fresh
The word...actual translation
novella - not a fictional book
romanzo - not an interlude of love
libreria - not where to borrow media
fame - not notoriety
educato/a - not having a lot of schooling
parente - not mother and father
magazzino - not a periodical
rumore - not a piece of gossip

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