Giovanni greets you
Giovanni is your teacher throughout the course.
He pops up whenever he might be needed, and he starts out every lesson with a presentation of the content.
Learn about Italy..
Every lesson has a couple of images to illustrate different aspects of Italy.
..and its cities, food, etc.
Each image is accompanied by a descriptive text covering Italian geography, culture, food, sports, history, fiestas, and much more.
The lesson-texts (2-5 pages) starts with a text in Italian.
The texts are then translated into English.
Listen to all phrases
All phrases in the lesson texts are recorded using both male and female voices with clear pronunciations and a crisp, high quality sound.
You can listen to them all simply by pressing the sound-icon.
Listen and learn
The various pronounciations of the Italian language are explained and can be listened to.
You can get a very solid foundation of the Italian grammar in this section.
If you decide to study more at leisure, however, you can skip this part altogether.
There are various exercises for you to practice your Italian.
In this excercise you should choose the right translation to the Italian text.
Here you are to listen to a phrase in Italian. Then, without seeing the written sentence, choose the right translation in English.
Drag & Drop
Drag each image to its corresponding word in Italian.
As the question mark icon in the upper right corner indicates, wherever any difficulty might be encountered help is ready at hand.
At the end of each lesson the new words, complete with sounds, are presented in a glossary.
Sort by Italian..
The words are alphabetically sorted in Italian and in English by the press of a button.
You can listen to all words by clicking the adjacent audio-button.
..and by English.
The navigational system lets you easily navigate to whatever word you're looking for.