Master Italian Body Language with 12 Genuine Gestures


Italians are masters of non-verbal communication: they say more with the body than with the mouth.

For evidence of this, just watch Luca Vullo’s 2017 documentary La voce del corpo (“The Voice of the Body”), an award-winning look …

Snoring Allowed: Learn Italian While You Sleep with 6 Dreamy Resources


Buona notte e sogni d’oro! (Good night and golden dreams!)

Those words can be heard all across Italy when nighttime comes around and sleepy little ones are tucked into bed, when lovers part with un bacio (a kiss), when couples …

Syntax Secrets: The Quick Guide to Mastering Italian Sentence Structure


Have you ever tried assembling a bookshelf yourself?

You bring the box home, plop it in your living room, take out the pieces and get to work.

Several hours and a few tantrums later, you’re done!

…Only to realize that …

The Quick but Complete Guide to Italian Subject Pronouns


Pronouns are kind of like microchips.

Small, but complex.

This isn’t to say that they can’t be figured out, though.

Italian pronouns come in a number of varieties, and mastering each is vital to achieving fluency. Subject pronouns in particular …

5 Ways to Learn Italian with Reddit and Turn It into a Language-learning Tool


Reddit is a weird and wonderful part of the internet.

People from all walks of life come to this online forum and digital community center to discuss current events and hobbies, share stories and images and generally engage in conversation.

Order Matters: Italian Adjectives and How to Fit Them into Sentences


Imagine not being able to describe anything. Ever.

It would be a world devoid of colors and shapes, with no unique features.

Scary, right?

Okay, maybe more weird than scary, but it is still pretty bad.

You just imagined a …

Master the Clock: Tell Time in Italian and Make Plans Like a Pro


“What time does the restaurant close?”

“What time will the tour start?”

“What time is it now?”

What time… what time… what time!?

No matter where you are in the world, telling time is hugely important!

Units of measurement may …