Do you want to learn the basics in Italian? The audio tracks in this collection are devised for learning simple Italian, including expressions for greetings, ordering food and drinks, booking into a hotel and talking about a recent holiday. The tracks contain sample recordings with suggestions for how to pronounce Italian sounds, along with some activities to help improve your listening and speaking skills. This material forms part of The Open University course L195 Andante: beginners' Italian."
Greetings in Italian
2:55Learn how to great people in Italian at different times of the day.
Ordering food and drinks
5:16Practise Italian vowels ordering food and drinks.
Buying food at a market
4:51Listen to short exchanges at a fruit market and a deli.
Booking into a hotel
4:35Practise the sound of the letter ‘r’ booking into a hotel.
Talking about recent holidays
4:50Learn how to use the present perfect tense for describing the past.
Talking about families
4:04Learn how to use the possessive adjectives for talking about families.