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Dominic Simonelli

Writer - International Affairs

English language teaching

Italian to English Translation services



Selected works

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Rethinking Australia's Pacific Islander Migration Policies - Australian Institute of International Affairs

November 2021

A Quad-led effort could help the people of Myanmar - the Strategist

October, 2021

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Europe turns away from asylum-seekers - The Interpreter

August 2021

Wanderlust: something we were born for

- book translation

January, 2021

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IN HIS OWN IMAGE - comic book translation

To be released August 2021

How to Learn a Language While Living Abroad - Fluent in 3 Months

July, 2020


How to get a job in Melbourne - Tips from a Local

June 2020

West Papuan Independence - Australian Foreign Affairs Magazine

July, 2019

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Nord Stream II: Merkel’s geopolitical headache, YAIA

March, 2019

A continent at the crossroads

April, 2019


The Price to Pay for Following Trump, Medium

December, 2018

Getting high in the Rif Mountains, Medium

December, 2018


Guatemala: a bus ride from the mountains to the sea

December, 2018

What people have said

I've found Dominic's English lessons to be extremely interesting in that they focus on a wide range of fascinating topics.

Michele, Italian Military

The lessons are always at the right level for me and I learn many new words

Matteo, Engineer

We talk about different ideas each week, sometimes things I had never thought about before - thanks!

Chiara, Dermatologist

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"To a literate reader, a crisp sentence, an arresting metaphor, a witty aside, an elegant turn of phrase are among life's greatest pleasures"

- Steven Pinker


About me

Born in Melbourne, Australia, Dominic is an English Language Teacher, emerging writer and translator, and a student of International Relations.

His travels have taken him through South East Asia, Europe, the Americas, and Australia and New Zealand. Currently based in Northern Italy. 

Graduated in Media and Communications, studying and writing about International Relations. 


English Lessons

For information regarding online English language lessons with an experienced native speaker, qualified with a CELTA, please send an email to the address below

Per maggiori informazioni riguardo a lezioni di inglese con un madrelingua in possesso di esperienza e una qualifica CELTA, si prega di mandare una mail all'indirizzo nella seguente pagina


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