Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Related links

This page will provide you with links to study tools for Italian language and give additional information about Italian history and culture as well as provide with links regarding Italian Language and Literature

Learning Italian
BBC Italian lessons

Free Italian lessons and course online (Beginner’s level). Online lessons with audio, games, vocabulary, grammar explanations and exercises

Italian grammar You will find here explanations of the basic structures of Italian grammar, as well as many exercises through which you can practice what you have learned
Italian grammar.net The site contains a large number of Italian grammar worksheets which were designed and developed by native speakers of the Italian language

Italian vocabulary

These websites offer a large collection of free interactive exercises to learn basic Italian vocabulary. All Italian words and phrases come with sound samples recorded by native speakers of the Italian language
Quizlet 1000 Italian Vocabulary Words from Quizlet: flashcards for 1000 words in Italian, ordered alphabetically
Language Guide.org Practice Italian vocabulary, expressions, the alphabet and numbers. Within each category, place your cursor over an image or text to hear it pronounced aloud. Then test your audio comprehension and speaking skills.
Reverso

Offers you the best tool for learning Italian, the English Italian dictionary containing commonly used words and expressions, along with thousands of English entries and their Italian translation, added in the dictionary by our users.

General
Italian culture

Italian culture form Italian Language guide: general information with sub-sections for Italian recipes, literature and music

Just Landed Just Landed website provides article extracts from the book Living and Working in Italy. The articles describe social customs in Italy, give insight into Italian stereotypes, restaurants, festivals and fiestas and much more.
Italy: Wikipedia Article from Wikipedia
Queen's Library Resources

Queen's Library has a collection of texts relating to Italian Language and Literature .The dictionaries and encyclopedias are located in the Reference section of Stauffer library.

If you need help from a librarian, please contact Ms Nathalie Soini.