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Italian Easy readings in Italian | Languages at Flinders Weblog If you would like to refine or maintain your reading skills in Italian but are frustrated by the difficulty of some of the texts that are available online, you might want to try one of the following websites: “ Mensile di facile lettura”. There are 20 issues available for viewing and/or downloading. Some website offering activities for learners of Italian as a second language have several reading comprehension activities. Materiali didattici, by Roberto Tartaglione: (click on the eye glasses for visitor access) : There are also specialised magazines for students of Italian (requiring paid subscription but providing a free issue as a sample), offering reading comprehension activities as well as audio versions of the articles recorded by native speakers: Like this: Like Loading...

Italian Online ITALIAN COURSES ONLINE contact us Free Lesson trial. Fees: Package 1: 10 hours (individual): Euros 200 Package 2: 10 hours (semi-individual): Euros 300 (Euros 150 per person) Have you ever felt like you wanted to learn a language but didn’t have the time?Have you ever been discouraged by a learning CD with no fun and interaction?Sorrento Lingue has the solution! We have set up a tailor made Italian online course which gives you the chance not only to learn the language, but to do it LIVE with a teacher! The classes can be on a one to one as well as group basis (max. 6 students per e-class) so you can enjoy interaction with your fellow students and discuss your ideas. For more information and to sign up to an online course in Italian write to us at or call us on +39 081 807 55 99 If you need to improve your Italian or even learn from scratch, at the comfort of your own home or office, you have just found the right solution. Here is what some of our past students said:

"Emozioni" - Emotions in Italian. Audio files and QUIZ Italians are famous for being passionate (passionali) and impulsive (impulsivi). Since Shakespeare’s time, foreigners in love with Italy describe our emotions in their own language. Do you actually know the name of the emotions and the relative aggettivi in Italian? We are going to study the emotions in Italian with the support of audio material and a final quiz. We can start sorting the the emozioni and the connected aggettivi by splitting them in positive and negative. Not surprisingly, most English adjectives sound like the Italian related aggettivi, but be aware of “false friends“, Italian and English words of the same origin, usually Latin, but different in meaning. The correct verb for describing an emotion is PROVARE (un’emozione). Provo amore per teTu provi una grande tristezzaGiorgio prova soddisfazione Sono innamorato di teTu sei molto tristeGiorgio è soddisfatto Please, now listen to the podcast and repeat. Use your space bar for pausing the audio and repeat Emotion Emozione

One Minute Italian One Minute Italian on the iBookstore We’re delighted to announce that our One Minute Italian course is now available on the iBookstore. iBooks can be viewed on all iOS devices including iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad. You need to have the iBooks app on your device, and the title is purchased directly through iTunes. This iBook provides all ten lessons of the course in video format, along with notes and further explanations, and includes the same content covered in the traditional “podcasts + pdf lesson guide” version of the course. The pricing of One Minute Italian is standardised across the iBookstores currently active as detailed below: US: $5.99 USD | iBookstore linkUK: £2.99 GBP | iBookstore linkGermany: €2.99 EUR | iBookstore linkFrance: €2.99 EUR | iBookstore linkCanada: $5.99 CAD | iBookstore linkAustralia: $5.99 AUD | iBookstore link We’ll be continuing to add our archived content to the iBookstore and we’re also working on new content using this innovative method of delivery.

Learn Italian online. With our podcast, learning Italian is easy. | Cyber Italian - Activity: Read and Listen - Bring the Sound in the Mask Parlare la lingua italiana richiede naturalmente di portare i suoni in maschera perché la voce si proietta idealmente nella parte frontale del viso (in particolare: bocca, naso, seni paranasali, zigomi). In tal modo la maschera diventa il punto di risonanza e cassa armonica della nostra voce. Osserva la tua pronuncia e i suoni che emetti. Puoi portare il suono in maschera? Puoi percepire la tua voce che risuona nella maschera? Dove risuona la tua voce principalmente? Speaking the Italian language naturally requires to bring the sounds in the mask because the voice is ideally projected in the front part of the face (in particular: mouth, nose, sinuses, cheekbones). Observe your pronunciation and the sounds you emit. Can you bring the sound in the mask? Can you feel your voice resonate in the mask? Where does your voice resonate mostly?

Italian I Tutorial: Basic Phrases, Vocabulary and Grammar • Learn Italian Online • Free Italian Lessons If you're interested in buying books to supplement your Italian studies, I've recommended some books from Amazon. Also check out the Foreign Service Institute Italian FAST Course that I am converting to HTML. If you'd like to download the mp3s, use the DownThemAll add-on for Firefox to download all the mp3s at once instead of right-clicking on each link. Thanks to Corrado for the recordings! 1. NEW! Notice that Italian has informal and formal ways of saying things. Also, the words pazzo and zitto refer to men. 2. Italian is a very phonetic language, so pronunciation should be easy. In spelling, the letter e is used to represent both [e] and [ɛ]; while the letter o is used to represent both [o] and [ɔ]. Italian consonant + vowel combinations The consonant h is always silent. Stress falls on the second-to-last syllable in Italian. 3. 4. All nouns in Italian have a gender (masculine or feminine) and the articles must agree with the gender. 5. 6. 7. Flashcards also include subject pronouns.

Italy | Italy daily News, Weather, All you need to know about Italy Learn Italian For Free Наша школа специализирована на курсах итальянского языка во Флоренции с адаптированными программами, создаными в соответствии с потребностями каждого студента, которые позволяют выучить или улучшить итальянский язык в короткие сроки.Кроме того, наша школа организует курсы итальянской культуры, которые дают студентам возможность узнать и испытать на практике некоторые из наиболее характерных аспектов итальянской культуры. Среди многих других школ наш Институт выделяется (известен на интернациональном уровне) из-за следующих особенностей наших курсов: Индивидуальные программы Программы наших индивидуальных курсов итальянского языка устанавливаются в соответствии с языковым потребностями и профилем каждого студента. Конкретным (отдельным) аспектам языка - как например, разговорному языку, грамматике и синтаксису может быть уделено дополнительное внимание и они будут углублены согласно вашим запросам. Программа курсов для небольших групп будет адаптирована для всех 3-4 участников группы.

Lesson 1: Basics of Italian | Yes Italian You’re going to find… Italian Alphabet – Pronunciation (Alfabeto italiano – Pronuncia) Pronunciation Tips (Tips di pronuncia) Combinations of letters (Combinazioni di lettere) Maybe you didn’t know that… Vocabulary: Numbers (0-20) and Hello&Goodbye A short dialogue First useful and basic sentences Something about Italy and a little tip! Exercises and Key at the end of the lesson in order to define how much you’ve learnt Let’s begin! *These letters are the most difficult ones to pronounce for the native English speakers who are learning Italian. C can be pronounced /k/ like in “car” or “tʃ” like in “chat”. E is never pronounced as /i/. G can be pronounced /g/ like in “goal” or /dʒ/ like in “jeans”. I is always pronounced /i/. H is always silent but in CH and GH: in these cases CH is pronounced as /k/ (“chiesa”, church) and GH as /g/ (“ghetto”, guetto). R is softer than in English. U is always pronounced like “oo” in English (for instance in the word “pool”). Combinations of letters: a) chiao/ciao (hello)