English Sentence:

High blood pressure increases the risk of a stroke.

Italian Translation:

La pressione alta aumenta il rischio di ictus.

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Words used:

la

1. the (feminine singular) 2. her (direct object pronoun) 3. you (formal)

Here: the (feminine singular)

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pressione f.   (Pl: pressioni)

pressure (e.g. at work, or medical)

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alto   (Pl: alti, Fem: alta, Pl Fem: alte)

tall, high

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aumentare

to increase, to enhance, to extend

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il

the (masculine singular)

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rischio m.   (Pl: rischi)

risk, danger

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di

of, from, about, than, to, with, by

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ictus   (Pl: ictus)

stroke (medical)

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