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Francesca
Beginner - Intermediate
13 Videos

Francesca takes us along to the beach, a stable for rescued horses, driving lessons, snow-covered mountains, and much more.

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Showing 1-13 of 13 Totaling 0 hours 49 minutes

Francesca - alla guida - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Everything you need to know about buying a used car! Join Francesca as she talks to the dealer, and get up to speed on your automobile vocabulary.

Francesca - alla guida - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Join Francesca for her first driving lesson! She learns the various important things to do before starting off, like putting on her seat belt, checking the mirrors, and putting the car into gear.

Francesca - alla guida - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Francesca and her travelling companion have just gotten a flat tire. Learn the steps for changing a tire along with Francesca.

Francesca - alla guida - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Francesca finds a note on the windshield of her car. Her driving instructor has to explain that it's not a note, but a parking ticket.

Francesca - sulla spiaggia - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

It's a late September day and Francesca takes advantage of the sun and warm temperatures to spend a day on the beach near Rome.

Francesca - sulla spiaggia - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Francesca's idea of a relaxing day at the beach fizzles when she's ripped off by a beach vendor and the water's freezing cold.

Francesca - sulla spiaggia - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Capocotta is the name of the Latium beach where Francesca is spending the last day of summer. This stretch of shore became a nature preserve in the 80s at the behest of President Sandro Pertini.

Francesca - Cavalli - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

We follow Francesca along to a riding stable for lessons. The place is called Ciampacavallo and its peculiarity is that its horses would have ended their lives badly, had it not been for this charitable organization.

Francesca - Cavalli - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Francesca starts her lessons at the stable by taking a halter and lead rope to go and meet a young horse by the name of Stella.

Francesca - Cavalli - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

While Francesca is getting ready to lead Stella to the round pen, we find out why horses don't like being looked at. We also discover that the horses at this stable go shoeless and without bits. And yes, Francesca does finally get on the horse!

Francesca - neve - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Although it rarely snows in Rome, there are mountains nearby where it does snow. Francesca takes us to the Abruzzese Apennines and while driving, she tells us about her passion for sledding, and how to deal with winter temperatures.

Francesca - neve - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Are you ready to go skiing? Sure you haven't forgotten anything? Review with Francesca the kind of clothing you should wear if you're going to spend a nice day in the snow.

Francesca - neve - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Francesca takes us to Mount Terminillo, a range of mountains whose highest peak is over two thousand two hundred meters high. It's easy to get to from Rome and there's lots to do there.

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