The Here-and-now Guide to Using the Italian Present Continuous


If there’s one thing social media has taught us, it’s that we’ve got to report what we’re doing right now!

And now!

And now!

Easy enough in your native language, but what about when you want to chat with some …

Get Perfect Pronunciation with These 10 Beautiful Italian Words


Every language has its beautiful words, but Italian takes the cannoli.

Listening to someone speaking Italian is like listening to a song. It’s a language of love, emotion and passion.

No surprise, right? Italians know beauty—Italian art, architecture, landscapes

Scroll to Fluency: The Top 6 Bloggers for Learning Italian


I had lofty dreams when I joined the blogging community back in 2014.

I had an ambitious writing schedule that I hoped would make me prolific, publishing several posts a week.

Well, that regimen didn’t quite go according to plan. …

Romantic Italian Phrases for Your Bruising Battle for Love in the Boot


Perhaps a sultry Italian bombshell (or bombshells) has exploded your heart.

Or maybe you just love fighting losing battles.

Whatever your reasons, you’ve been struck by Cupid’s arrow and you’re ready to whisper sweet nothings in someone’s ear… in Italian.

7 Simple Ways to Immediately Improve Your Italian Vocabulary


As the saying goes, “Every rose has its thorn.”

And just like a rose, learning a second language is beautiful, but it comes with its share of pain.

A lack of vocabulary can be that thorn that keeps us from …

Extra! Extra! Learn Italian with News on 6 Outstanding Outlets

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This is Michael Cristiano from FluentU News, reporting live from your device of choice.

Here’s the scoop:

You can learn Italian through the news.

Sources confirm that it’s an effective, engaging way to practice reading, listening and much more.…

The Journey to Fluency: 7 Italian Intermediate Courses to Advance Your Language Skills


You’ve come so far. 

You started with nothing.

Maybe an old dictionary, a broken pencil and a few buongiornos (good mornings) and ciao, bellas (hello, beautifuls), but that was all.

Much like Dante in his tumultuous quest to p