Languages and culture – Italian

Increasing Student Engagement and Intercultural Awareness

Increasing Student Engagement and Intercultural Awareness

How can you increase students’ engagement and intercultural awareness in your Italian class? Personal anecdotes and...
Italian Spring Holidays

Italian Spring Holidays

Each year, Italians have eleven giorni festivi (non-working days), not including Easter, which always falls on Sunday....
The Most Common Challenges When Learning Italian

The Most Common Challenges When Learning Italian

Around 3 million people worldwide speak Italian as a second language; in the US only, more than 700,000 Americans speak...
Talented Italian Women To Be Inspired By

Talented Italian Women To Be Inspired By

In the course of history, Italian women have played a significant—although too often unrecognized—role in many...
Seven Fun Facts About Italian

Seven Fun Facts About Italian

Italian is the fifthmost-studied language in US schools and the eighth-most spoken language in the country, mostly...
Italian Expressions Of Love

Italian Expressions Of Love

The Italian language is universally acknowledged as la lingua dell’amore. The magic mix of intonation, round vowels,...