Study Material

Racconti di oggi by Merlonghi – Racconti di oggi offers eight short stories selected specifically for the student who is ready to begin reading literature. The readings are divided thematically into four sections, each with an introduction to the theme and followed by comprehension exercises and a photo essay. The themes—city life, family life, human relations, and the effect of progress on society—were.

Prego! An Introduction to Italian – an introduction to the fundamental structure of contemporary Italian language and its culture. This edition contains four new cultural collages which trace four topics, such as “The City”, up to the present day.

Prego! An Introduction to Italian Laboratory Manual

Italian for Dummies – Italian For Dummies is for the serious student who wishes to learn the language. I didn’t feel as if this book would help the traveler who wishes to learn only a few “get by” lines. I am going through Italian language lessons right now and I have purchased many many Italian books and I still keep referring back to this Italian For Dummies. It is very useful and very easy to use. Which is what the “For Dummies” series is all about. If you want a start-up book which will help you learn the language this is the one. If you are looking for a traveler’s guide to Italian I would suggest another book. Berlitz makes a nice Italian phrase book if you just need to learn a little Italian.

Under The Tuscan Sun by Frances May

Caput Mundi Bologna I Grande e la citta da Dante ai giorni nostri by Morellato, Zaniboni,  Castellani, Stancari