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Italian Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners #21 - Talking About a School Trip in Italy
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! Do you find yourself only understanding bits and pieces of Italian conversations? Do you spend hours trying to figure out what that person said to you in Italian? Then this Italian Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners series is for you! In each lesson of this five-part series, you’ll see an image, [...]...

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Italian Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners #22 - Going to Get a Massage in Italy
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! Do you find yourself only understanding bits and pieces of Italian conversations? Do you spend hours trying to figure out what that person said to you in Italian? Then this Italian Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners series is for you! In each lesson of this five-part series, you’ll see an image, [...]...

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Italian Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners #23 - Finding What You Need at a Department Store in Italy
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! Do you find yourself only understanding bits and pieces of Italian conversations? Do you spend hours trying to figure out what that person said to you in Italian? Then this Italian Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners series is for you! In each lesson of this five-part series, you’ll see an image, [...]...

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Absolute Beginner S2 #17 - That Italian Performance Left Us Speechless!
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! For the last three hours, you and your friends have been watching an Italian opera. When the lights finally go up, the four of you remain in the Italian theater, unable to move. Finally, the usher comes along and tells you in Italian, “The show is over…you can move along now.” [...]...

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Absolute Beginner S2 #17 - That Italian Performance Left Us Speechless!
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! For the last three hours, you and your friends have been watching an Italian opera. When the lights finally go up, the four of you remain in the Italian theater, unable to move. Finally, the usher comes along and tells you in Italian, “The show is over…you can move along now.” [...]...

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Italian Words of the Week with Ilaria for Beginners #18 - Mammals
In this Beginner lesson, you’ll learn Italian words about Mammals. Visit us at ItalianPod101.com, where you will find Italian lesson notes and many more fantastic lessons and learning resources. Leave us a message while you are here! Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! How would you react if someone put you on the spot with an Italian [...]...

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Italian Words of the Week with Ilaria for Intermediate Learners #9 - Crossing Borders
In this Intermediate lesson, you’ll learn Italian words about Crossing Borders. Visit us at ItalianPod101.com, where you will find Italian lesson notes and many more fantastic lessons and learning resources. Leave us a message while you are here! Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! How would you react if someone put you on the spot with a [...]...

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Upper Beginner #12 - Finding the Perfect Italian Bouquet
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! You’re out for a stroll in the center of the Italian town where you live, and you see a rather tipsy-looking young man dressed in an animal costume. He is surrounded by about a dozen people who are singing loudly in Italian, and suddenly they begin to douse him with whipped [...]...

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Upper Beginner #18 - An Unfortunate Incident in Italy
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! You are always vigilant about Italian pickpockets and burglars, and while you are living in Italy, you carefully protect your belongings and always lock your doors. One night after you return from a night out in the Italian town where you live, you realize that someone has broken in. You are [...]...

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Absolute Beginner Italian for Every Day #13 - 10 Break-Up Lines
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! In your home country, there are some phrases that are so common you use them or hear them every day. The same is true in Italy too, so why not give your Italian an instant boost by learning them in this video lesson? With Desirèe’s help, you’ll be sounding like a [...]...

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Culture Class: Italian Superstitions and Beliefs #4 - Breaking a Mirror and a Little Red Horn
Learn about Italian culture with ItalianPod101.com! Every country has its superstitions, and Italy is no exception. Whether you believe in them or not, learning about superstitions is a great way to find out more about Italian culture…and learn more Italian along the way! In this lesson, you will learn about superstitions related to breaking mirrors, and [...]...

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Absolute Beginner Italian for Every Day #42 - 10 Gift Ideas You Must Know
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! In your home country, there are some phrases that are so common you use them or hear them every day. The same is true in Italy too, so why not give your Italian an instant boost by learning them in this video lesson? With Ilaria’s help, you’ll be sounding like a [...]...

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Culture Class #8 - Italian Names #8 - Massimo - Roberto, Roberta
Have you heard of Giovanni Calone, the famous Italian singer/songwriter? No? No one? Not surprised. Neither have most Italians. How about Massimo Ranieri? How about a show of hands? Ah yes, I see that quite a few have heard of him. Well, they are actually one and the same person. You see, when Giovanni Calone [...]...

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Italian Vocab Builder #101 - Animals
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! Our Italian vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made it even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Italian words and phrases from the Italian vocabulary lists. Join us for Italian Vocab Builder! Click here to make your own flashcards using the vocab and phrases introduced in this lesson! Visit [...]...

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Lower Intermediate #17 - Don’t Make Your Italian Friends Wait!
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! Your date told you in Italian, “Please excuse me for a moment,” and she headed for the back of the restaurant. Presuming she had to powder her nose (you have had several bottles of Italian wine during dinner, after all), you respond in Italian, “Of course.” However, now you’re starting to [...]...

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Lower Intermediate S3 #12 - Are Italian Apartments Expensive to Rent?
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! You’re looking for a new apartment in Italy since your old one is in a building that’s about to be demolished. It’s inconvenient, but you are excited about living somewhere a little…newer! But your excitement turns to dread when you see the apartment rental prices in the downtown area of your [...]...

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Italian Vocab Builder #49 - Father’s Day
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! Our Italian vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made it even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Italian words and phrases from the Italian vocabulary lists. Join us for Italian Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for Father’s Day. Click here to make your own [...]...

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Upper Beginner #11 - Shopping at the Italian Farmers’ Market
Learn Italian with ItalianPod101.com! You’re looking at a recipe for an Italian dish, but you’re puzzled. None of the ingredients have a specific quantity next to them! They all specify the Italian words meaning a pinch, a dash, or something else that is not quantifiable. How will you ever make sure your Italian meal tastes [...]...

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