Italian Study Hacks

Best Italian Shows on Netflix

Best Italian Shows on Netflix

Watch Italian TV shows on Netflix from outside Italy using a VPN service. A VPN is a cost-effective and easy solution that allows you to access Netflix's Italian library from anywhere in the world. All you need to do is subscribe to a VPN service and log in to your...

21 Great Short Stories in Italian for Beginners and Beyond

21 Great Short Stories in Italian for Beginners and Beyond

What's a short story in Italian? A short story, also known as a graded reader, is a book or story written in easy-to-understand Italian with Italian learners in mind. These books are helpful for learning and retaining new words, phrases, and expressions in context, as...

11 Short Stories in Italian For Intermediate Learners

11 Short Stories in Italian For Intermediate Learners

If reading in Italian has become too challenging for you, you might not have been using the right content and should consider making a change. There are countless ways to learn new vocabulary and grammar at an intermediate level of Italian, but the most important...

7 Great Textbooks to Expand your Italian Vocabulary

7 Great Textbooks to Expand your Italian Vocabulary

Having a good vocabulary in Italian is a strong indicator of your ability to comprehend new material or listen to Italian conversations. That's why, based on my over 10 years of experience as an instructor of Italian as a foreign language, I have compiled the...

How to Learn Italian with 11 Useful Apps

How to Learn Italian with 11 Useful Apps

The use of apps for learning Italian is on the rise. It isn't easy to pick just one Italian language app. Each App takes a different approach to learning and may be better suited to one type of student over another. Learning a language, especially as an adult, is a...

9 Smart Ways to Learn Italian Vocabulary Efficiently and Fast

9 Smart Ways to Learn Italian Vocabulary Efficiently and Fast

Learning a foreign language has never been easier than it is today. We are not at a loss for Italian language content or inputs to spend our evenings on. But how much of this input will you retain in the long term? How many new Italian words and expressions will you...

8 Great Books to Learn Italian for Beginners (2024 Updated)

8 Great Books to Learn Italian for Beginners (2024 Updated)

Elevate your Italian learning with these Italian textbooks for beginners. Whether in a classroom setting or on your own, I recommend using a combination of three books to structure your Italian learning experience: A short story book: Choose one that is tailored to...

How to Read a Book in Italian

How to Read a Book in Italian

Did you know that reading in one's first language accounts for 70% of a literate person's vocabulary? As a consequence, applying the same basic concept to your Italian study plan will undoubtedly accelerate your language learning process. Reading in Italian is not...