Author Archive | Stevie D.

Italian Verb Conjugation Made Easy: The Essential Guide

Yup, this is “the topic.” This is “that part” in the course. If you ask former language students where they gave up on learning Italian, or where they thought the end of the road was, it’s here: Italian verb conjugations…

Count on It: Learn Italian Numbers for Everyday Use

Imagine you’re in Italy on vacation. And let’s say you want to buy 15 delicious Italian pastries. But wait—you only have 10 fingers to sign to the guy at the counter! What do you do? Well, first of …

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! 7 Italian Podcasts for Mastering the Language

Did you know? A recent review of 20 studies showed that using podcasts to learn languages positively impacts not only listening and speaking skills, but also students’ grasp of grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary. Yep. If that’s the case, then let’s …

Learn Italian with 11 YouTube Channels, 5 Minutes at a Time

What do make-up, dancing and learning Italian all have in common? Less is more. You don’t need hours upon hours of lectures to master Italian. Through simple and effective five-minute YouTube videos, you can learn Italian and pick …

7 Spots to Score Italian Language Tutorials That Really Work

“Italian grammar is so confusing!” “My tongue loves Italian dishes. It just can’t pronounce them right!” Turn back now if you want to hold those excuses close to your heart. Because in this post, we’ll be demolishing them.…

Learn to Speak Italian with Apps! 7 Pocket-sized Resources

We carry the universe in our pockets. Smartphones today have around 100,000 times the speed of an early computer. How amazing is that? Now, if only we could harness all that power and use it towards learning Italian… Oh, wait, …

Italian Audiobooks for Language Learners: The Definitive Guide

Today, I’m giving you some tremendous keys to a very important life hack. Say hello to Italian audiobooks! Because if there’s anything that’s been hitting all the right notes with Italian language learners, it’s these babies. You’ve got the beauty …