Sharpen your Italian language skills through readings about its speakers' daily lives and culture. Better Reading Italian offers you entertaining, "real world" texts to help you understand and learn more Italian vocabulary and phrases.
Your quickest route to learning Italian is through a solid grounding in grammar basics. In this book you get an original, step-by-step approach to learning Italian based on the way people naturally acquire language. Gradually, through a series of interconnected "steps," you logically progress to more common concepts that govern how Italian is spoken and written.
Designed specifically for English-speaking adult learners who are either learning from scratch or refreshing lost language skills, it offers an easy to use dictionary, extra help with vocabulary, and essential information on living and interacting in the Italian-speaking world.
The new edition of HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary has been completely revised and updated with thousands of new references to cover all the latest vocabulary, notes on life and culture in the Italian -- and English -- speaking world, and Web addresses to enable further research.
Full-text newspaper articles covering international, national, and local news. Includes the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, Charlotte Observer, and many others.
With feature films from directors across the globe, this unique collection includes the best of the silent era, international directors, American and European masterpieces from the mid-20th century, and award-winning contemporary films. The collection shines a light on the history of cinema while also providing a glimpse into the cultures and issues of countries around the world.