Making mistakes is all part of learning a language. If you go in with the expectation that you’ll be perfect, you’re going to have a pretty bad time. The important part is to learn from your missteps and grow. At the same time, focusing on common mistakes can be a good move early on. Figuring out what common Italian mistakes other people often make will prepare you for avoiding them yourself. Let the errors of your language-learning ancestors guide you.
Where do you find these errors, though? Well, that can be a little more difficult. To help you get started, we made a common Italian mistakes quiz with questions that cover a broad range of topics in Italian. It should hopefully help you figure out what you already know and what you still need to learn. There’s of course plenty of other mistakes you can make, but you have to start somewhere. Best of luck!