Italian

Ahhh Italiano... There is something special and unique about Italian culture and language. Bits and pieces of this language are deeply interwoven throughout our own culture, and they pop up in everyday life. From Italian cars and fashion to wonderful cuisine, everybody has a soft spot for this rich and passionate culture.

Learn Through Conversations

Basics

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  1. Greetings, Gratitude, Goodbyes
  2. Do you speak English?
  3. What's your name?
  4. Where's the station?
  5. How much does it cost?
  6. I'd like to order.
  7. Can I pay by credit card?
  8. I need help.
  9. How do you say "Thank you" in Italian?
  10. What is it?

Around Town

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  1. What a Nice Family!
  2. Do You Want to See My House?
  3. Are You Going to the Barbecue?
  4. Can I Offer You a Coffee?
  5. What Are You Cooking?
  6. What's the Weather Like?
  7. I Need to Go Shopping...
  8. I'm Going to the Bank.
  9. Let's Go to the Beach!
  10. I'd Like to Visit the City.

A Whole New World

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  1. Have You Ever Read This Book?
  2. When Did Italy Become a Republic?
  3. Does It Hurt?
  4. Why Are You Sad?
  5. What Did You Study?
  6. What a Nice Name!
  7. I Can't Eat That!
  8. Look at That Guy!
  9. Are You Ready for the Party?
  10. Do You Want to Play Soccer?

Mango Passport Journey 4

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  1. Going Through Customs
  2. At the Hotel
  3. Renting a Home
  4. Talking About Utilities
  5. Choosing a School
  6. Help!
  7. Household Chores
  8. At the Beauty Salon
  9. What Plans Do We Have?
  10. At the Movies