This 16-hour course will prepare you to find your way around Italy and enjoy interacting with its people. It focuses on real, practical situations of Italian in daily life, employing a variety of learning materials and videos.
Class activities include strong student participation, cultural presentations, simulations, songs, role playing and many other group activities.
Learn how to: introduce yourself, go through customs formalities, take public transportation (taxi, bus, train), ask for directions, make hotel reservations, order at a restaurant, rent a car, refill your tank, buy train tickets, postcards, stamps, inquire about prices for food, arts and crafts, souvenirs, clothing, and shoes!
Grammatical points: Articles: definite/indefinite, Nouns: gender/number, Adjectives: possessive/qualitative, Prepositions,Verbs: present/simple past/commands
Material & Methods: Role-playing, Handouts, Songs and Videos.
When: Saturday and Sunday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm in Bethesda.
PLEASE NOTE: Minimum of 8 students required, or course will meet for 13 hrs. instead of 16 hrs.