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Corso di Italiano con Michela - L'imperfetto. - Part 2 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Michela shows us how and when imperfect verbs are used to describe actions, people, weather, and time.

Rai Cinema - Stai lontana da me - Part 4 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

We get to see Jacopo in action, at work as a marriage counselor. And who do you think shows up at his office?

Basilicata Turistica - Non me ne voglio andare - Part 1 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

The southern Italian region of Basilicata, also known as Lucania, is shown to us by a woman who was born there, and her young son. The Sanctuary of the Madonna in Anglona is where they start off.

Il Commissario Manara 1 - Morte in paradiso Ep 9 - Part 3 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Lara and Luca are trying to get more information about Bianciardi and about the girl who suffers from memory loss. On a romantic level, Lara isn't making things easy for Luca! It is interesting to notice that in Italian, the terms "Dottore" (abbr. Dott.) and Dottoressa (abbr. Dott.ssa) can also be used for people who have undergraduate degrees or no degree at all. They are used as a formal and obsequious title. It is difficult to find an equivalent in English and many people simplify the title by using Ms./Mrs./Miss. or using no term at all.

Ti racconto una fiaba - I tre porcellini - Part 1 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

In this telling of the late 19th century British fairy tale, the wolf is bad but not big.

Marika spiega - L'elisione - Part 2 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Marika tells us more about the use of elisions in Italian.

Rai Fiction - L'oro di Scampia - Part 15 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy Neapolitan

Toni and his father don't see eye to eye concerning the gym they were offered.

Corso di Italiano con Michela - L'imperfetto. - Part 1 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

The imperfect tense is one of several past tenses in Italian. It can be tricky to use correctly because it doesn't always match up with one specific tense in English. Depending on the context, it is translated differently. Michela uses a timeline to help you understand.

Rai Cinema - Stai lontana da me - Part 3 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

The fun continues! Our marriage counselor tells us a bit more about his past and his (disastrous) love life...

Olio Extra Vergine Pugliese - Il frantoio e il prodotto finito View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

The owner of the company Le Grotte di Sileno (The Grottoes of Silenus) continues to walk us through the steps necessary to produce high-quality extra virgin olive oil. Puglia produces more olive oil than any other Italian region.

Il Commissario Manara 1 - Morte in paradiso Ep 9 - Part 1 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy

Here we go with an exciting new episode! There are both joys and sorrows in this first segment.

Ligabue - Tu sei lei View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Ligabue wrote the love song Tu sei lei (You're Her) for his wife. The video was filmed largely along the Tiber in Rome.

Marika spiega - L'elisione - Part 1 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Several Yabla users asked about elisions and contractions, and how, when, and where they're used. This is Marika's first of three videos on this essential topic.

Ti racconto una fiaba - La sirenetta - Part 2 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

The Little Mermaid concludes with a happy ending if you're a 19th century poet, as Andersen was. The vocabulary review focuses on verbs in the passato remoto.

Rai Fiction - L'oro di Scampia - Part 14 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy Neapolitan

It takes a lot of courage on Enzo's part, but he says "no" to an advantageous situation, and he defies the Camorra.

Il Commissario Manara 1 - Morte di un buttero Ep 8 - Part 16 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Italy Tuscan

Episode 8 comes to a close as Sergio shows up with all the paperwork ready for the job "swap." All Luca has to do is sign!

Corso di Italiano con Michela - Aggettivi personali - Part 2 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Michela talks about adjectives that describe a person's personality.

Adriano Celentano - Storia D'Amore View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Italy

Italian pop star Adriano Celentano performs Storia d'amore [Love Story] for TV in 1969. Celentano uses various verbs in the passato remoto tense. Check out the Vocabulary Review to practice the first person singular.

Rai Cinema - Stai lontana da me - Part 2 View All Episodes

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Jacopo is great at saving people's marriages, but it looks like he may have a problemino when it comes to his own love life.

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