This example gives a helpful definition of Kitchen Scales which are an essential piece of kitchen equipment for all those people who are serious about baking cakes.
Example sentences (English / Italian):
The kitchen scales weigh ingredients accurately.
La bilancia pesa con precisione gli ingredienti.
NB: The word 'scales' is usually plural in British English (but singular in Italian!)
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(My blog posts focus on the particular difficulties that Italians experience when studying English).