Are you looking for something special? Here you will find refresher courses as well as fast speech training and you can train your listening comprehension with the fun course 'Listen and practise'.
Listen and practise
In this course you'll listen to everyday conversations and will learn useful sentences. Join Stefania and Giacomo on their trip around Tuscany and learn how to make typical Tuscan biscuits called "Cantuccini". The course is based on level A2/B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Need a quick update? Short exercises to bring your passive knowledge up-to-date and ready to use. The course is based on level A2/B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Refresher Course 1
Ideal for everyone who studied Italian a long time ago or wants to test their knowledge at the A2 level.
Refresher Course 2
You'll find many important refresher course topics here, in order to help you brush up on your vocabulary and grammar knowledge for usage in everyday life.
What do native Italian speakers mean when they say they've got ham on their eyes, or when they discuss the sex of angels? What does it mean if you spend the night in white, have holes in your hands or get a spaghetti? Here you'll learn some idioms and how they are used.
Italian for holidays
Are you off to Italy on holiday sometime soon? Here you'll quickly learn some important words, sentences and the basics for getting by.
Writing exercises: Beginner
Practise writing in Italian on simple topics and send your contributions to the community. Describe a way or the weather, talk about a trip or a language course in the past…
Writing exercises: Intermediate
Write an email, postcard or a letter in Italian and practise typical valedictions. Describe other people and your everyday life.
Writing exercises: Advanced
Practise your writing skills in Italian and relate fun everyday topics. Give your opinion on the European Union or on the financial crisis.