Ponte Pietra, Verona

Welcome to the circle! What is our passion? The Italian language and all the good things that you can find in Italy!

We have a lot of free resources on this Website and on our YouTube channel. If you're learning Italian, check the Learn Italian section for plenty of free grammar lessons, language learning tips, and listening practice for beginners and beyond. If you're passionate about Italy, go to the Culture Topics section for reference guides, links to videos, and further readings about Italian art, history, literature, music, and cinema.

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Featured Videos

Learn Italian

The Particles CI & NE
Here we are with a grammar lesson that should clarify a very tricky subject. Parliamone e vediamo di capirci qualcosa! With free transcript.

So you've decided to learn Italian from scratch, or maybe you want to take your skills to the next level! In this section you can find plenty of free video lessons for beginners and intermediate learners.

There's also our very own Grammar Basics PDF available as a free download.


Love Italy

Italian Listening Practice 13
Oggi prendiamo un treno da Venezia a Bologna, visitiamo la città e andiamo a cena in trattoria! Listen to the dialogues and answer the questions. With transcript & translation.

Italian culture and heritage are so vast, wouldn't it be great to be able to explore them with the help of passionate Italians?

From literature to opera to history & folklore, these videos in English and Italian with captions will allow you to find even more reasons to love Italian culture.


Listen to our podcast

MIC Podcast

In our podcast we talk about Italians and the Italian language from various perspectives. Available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and many other platforms. Full-length episodes with transcript available to our patrons on Patreon.

Italian for Musicians & Music Lovers

Italian for Musicians

Pianoforte, concerto, soprano, fiasco, alla marcia: over 180 Italian terms explained in English, with pronunciation and examples.

Tempo, dynamics, expression, articulation, musical instruments, music genres - if you love classical music and opera, this little book is for you! Available on Amazon as eBook and paperback.

Quick Links

Free Beginner Course

Start here for basic Italian grammar, pronunciation, and everyday phrases, clearly organised. Watch our free video lessons with transcript & exercises to build a good foundation.

1-to-1 lessons with Anna

Online resources can be very helpful, but private lessons with a competent teacher are still the best way to become fluent in a language. Book your free 30-min trial lesson with Anna!

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