Learn the basics of the Italian language and culture through videos, podcasts, interviews, and much more.
What you'll learn:
~ How to communicate in a variety of social situations, such as introducing yourself, talking about daily activities, describing what you do for work, writing and reading simple texts, such as an e-mail, giving and getting directions, asking about the weather and telling time.
~ Basic grammatical structures such as articles and nouns, adjectives, present and past tenses of regular and irregular verbs.
~ Italian culture, including daily life, film, cuisine, universities and vacationing.
Daniela Bartalesi-Graf is Lecturer in the Department of Italian Studies at Wellesley College.