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 Language Instruction  | Children

CSP5166 My First Italian Phrases $25.99
ISBN: 9781404875166 ISBN10: 1404875166.
Library Bound, 32 pp., Interest Level: K-3, Reading Level: 1-3.
 
  Language Instruction  | Children  | Vocabolario Illustrato Italiano Junior


More than 1,000 new vocabulary words related to family, social and school life will be thematically displayed for your students. An activity book with games and exercises, helps the students memorize and expand their vocabulary.
ELI4374 Vocabolario Illustrato Italiano Junior $29.95
ISBN: 9788881484379 ISBN10: 8881484374.
Softcover, 80 pp Full color.
More than 1,000 new vocabulary words related to family, social and school life will be thematically displayed for your students. An activity book with games and exercises, helps the students memorize and expand their vocabulary
ELI5990 Vocabolario Illustrato Italiano Junior Workbook $23.95
ISBN: 9788881485994 ISBN10: 8881485990.
Softcover, 80 pp Full color.
More than 1,000 new vocabulary words related to family, social and school life will be thematically displayed for your students. An activity book with games and exercises, helps the students memorize and expand their vocabulary.
 
 Language Instruction  | Conjugation

ALM0200 Verbissimo: Tutti I Verbi Italiani $21.50
ISBN: 9788886440202 ISBN10: 8886440200.
Written by: R Tartaglione.
Softcover 144pp..
ALM0871 Verbi Italiani: Grammatica, Esercizi, Giochi $45.95
ISBN: 9788886440875 ISBN10: 8886440871.
Written by: S Bailini, S Consonno.
176pp..
The text for elementary, intermediate and advanced level students is organized into units of progressive difficulty. From the regular and irregular forms of the present indicative tense to the use of the simple past and imperfect/pluperfect, from the correct choice of the auxiliary verbs to the use of the subjunctive, from verbal & modal agreement ,to the particularities of phrasal verbs, the text will be indispensable.
BA2927 Italian Verb Tenses $14.99
ISBN: 9781438002927 ISBN10: 1438002920.
Written by: Marcel Danesi.
Softcover, 376 pp.,.
Barron's newly revised Italian language workbook isan excellent textbook supplement for high school and college-level courses. Quizzes and exercises focus on verbs and their correct usage, stressing typical examples of usage in written sentences and spoken dialogues, with special emphasis on conjugations. Also included are crossword puzzles, grammar tips, exercises with answers, and topic reviews. A FREE download of more than 90 minutes of exclusive instructional audio on Italian verb conjugations.
BA7575 501 Italian Verbs & CD ROM $18.99
ISBN: 9781438075211 ISBN10: 1438075219.
Written by: John Colaneri, Vincent Luciani.
Softcover, 576 pp.
This indispensable verb guide is available and consists of 501 verbs conjugated in all tenses with an easy reference index. This book makes the task of mastering the Italian verb an attainable goal
DOV6278 501 Essential Italian Verbs $9.95
ISBN: 9780486476278 ISBN10: 0486476278.
560 pp, 2012.
This compilation of more than 500 common verbs will help beginners and advanced students. Each page focuses on an individual verb, presenting full conjugations of simple and compound tenses. Includes several sample sentences to illustrate the verb's usage.
MGH0690 Italian Verb Drills $14.00
ISBN: 9780071744737 ISBN10: 0071744738.
Written by: P Nanni Tate.
Softcover, 144 pp., third edition.
Students will learn the correct use and conjugations of verbs, crucial to speaking and writing skills. Extensive practice is offered through various exercises, including review sections to reinforce learning progress and help students develop their proficiency in Italian. An answer key is provided.
 
 Language Instruction  | Conversation Skills

MGH0897 Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Conversation $17.00
ISBN: 9780071770897 ISBN10: 0071770895.
Written by: Marcel Danesi.
Softcover, 176 pp..
Want to strike up a conversation with a native Italian speaker but are nervous that you're not ready? This workbook contains many realistic conversational situations. Each unit is packed with helpful instructions on correct grammar and word usage, in addition to conversation-ready phrases that will be indispensable as your fluency increases. Each dialogue is followed by exercises that help you put new concepts into action and encourage you to construct personalized conversations. Before you know it, you'll be confidently speaking Italian with your Italian-speaking friends--or you'll be ready to make new ones!
 
 Language Instruction  | Grammar

ALM0219 I Pronomi Italiani: Grammatica, Esercizi, Giochi $25.95
ISBN: 9788886440219 ISBN10: 8886440219.
Written by: C Naddeo.
96pp.
More than one hundred exercises, games and activities with answers, and dozens of work sheets will clarify the use of pronouns in the Italian language. All topics inluding: direct and indirect, reflexive, and combined pronouns, the use of 'ci' and 'ne', are treated with simple and clear charts. Due to its graduated approach the text can be used by elementary, intermediate and advanced level students.
ALM0278 Le Preposizioni Italiane: Grammatica/Esercizi/Giochi $29.95
ISBN: 9788886440271 ISBN10: 8886440278.
Written by: A de Giuli.
112pp,.
Designed for elementary, intermediate and advanced level students, the book offers students the opportunity to understand the meaning and reason for the use of the individual prepositions. All topics, from the easiest to the more complex ones, are explained with simple and clear charts which present the most useful and frequent cases. A wide variety of exercises, games, tests and activities follow each new topic and answers are included.
ALM0898 New Italian Grammar in Practice $46.95
ISBN: 9788861824287 ISBN10: 8861824285.
Written by: Nocchi.
Softcover, 256 pp..
This new updated edition includes new exercises, tests, essential grammar lessons with instructions and grammar in English as well as answer keys. Many exercises, quizzes and games will also provide lessons on life, society, culture and Italian history. Both the presentation of the rules and exercises aim to provide practical, authentic language for immediate use. Useful tests help students check their level of knowledge.
BA0292 Italian Idioms $11.99
ISBN: 9780764139741 ISBN10: 0764139746.
Written by: D Gobetti.
Softcover 464 pp. 3rd Edition.
This book contains approximately 2000 commonly used Italian idiomatic expressions with their English translations. Each entry is placed in model sentences to clarify its usage.
BA4620 Complete Italian Grammar Review $16.99
ISBN: 9780764134623 ISBN10: 0764134620.
Written by: Marcel Danesi.
This reference work presents a complete overview of grammatical terms, parts of speech, and how they work together in the Italian language. Also included are exercises with answers at the end of each chapter, and word lists and verb charts at the back of the book. Culture capsules describing interesting aspects of Italian culture are presented throughout the book in Italian, and are supplemented with a bilingual glossary.
EDL0478 Via della Grammatica $47.95
ISBN: 9789606930478 ISBN10: 9606930475.
Written by: Mina Ricci.
Softcover, 312 pp..
Via della Grammatica largely covers the elementary and intermediate levels and consists of 40 full–color of grammatical topics, each of which addresses one or more grammar points, followed by fun activities. Authentic texts on various cultural, literary and everyday life offer students the opportunity to enrich and deepen their knowledge on society, history and Italian civilization. Among the grammar topics included are: names, articles, adjectives, pronouns, imperfect, future, past, past perfect, conditional, imperative, subjunctive, correlation, infinite, participle, passive, direct-indirect speech and so much more... Reviews and self-assessment tests are provided to check your progress.
EDL6706 Una Grammatica Italiana per Tutti $41.95
ISBN: 9789607706706 ISBN10: 9607706706.
Written by: A. Latino, M. Muscolino.
Softcover, 204pp..
The first of two volumes, this elementary level course covers levels A1 and A2 of the European requirements. It covers, the present indicative, simple past, imperfect, future, imperative, and conditional verb tenses. The student will also acquire knowledge on nouns, articles, adjectives, prepositions, direct pronouns, indirect pronouns, ci and ne, and the impersonal ci. All the points are explained in simple terms and a variety of examples and exercises with answers, assure comprehension and retention of the materials.
HIP8391 Beginner's Italian $14.95
ISBN: 9780781808392 ISBN10: 0781808391.
Written by: Joseph F Privitera.
Bilingual, Softcover, 192 pp..
(Hippocrene Beginner's Series)
MGH0331 Schaum's Outline of Italian Grammar $23.00
ISBN: 9780071823609 ISBN10: 0071823603.
Written by: J E Germano.
Co-written by C Schmidt.
4th Edition, This all-in-one-package includes more than 400 exercises with answers to sharpen your student's Italian grammar skills, now with access to 2.5 hours of downloadable audio files for additional practice! Learn Italian pronunciation, articles, nouns, prepositions, pronouns, adjectives and adverbs and more! With 480 fully solved exercises and coverage of contemporary conversational Italian, including expressions, slang and idioms.
MGH3899 Easy Italian Step-by-Step $16.00
ISBN: 9780071453899 ISBN10: 007145389X.
Written by: Paola Nanni-Tate.
s/c,.
Easy Italian Step-by-step offers a unique 'building-block' approach to mastering essential grammar, verbs, and vocabulary. Hundreds of frequently used verbs and key terms a beginner should know are covered with exercises to test what you've learned . Check your responses with the answer key provided.
MGH4878 The Ultimate Italian Review and Practice $16.00
ISBN: 9780071494878 ISBN10: 0071494871.
Softcover, 448 pp..
Written by: Publishing Mediatheque, David Stillman, Tiziano Cherubini. This thorough review grammar for intermediate to advanced students of Italian is organized into 28 lessons and combines clear grammar explanations and model sentences based on authentic language materials with extensive exercises. Grammar concepts covered range from verb conjugation, verb usage, tenses and moods of verbs and the passive voice to, prepositions, idiomatic expressions, and more. Vocabulary lists and verb charts help for quick reference. Also included are notes on Italian culture and a complete answer key.
 
  Language Instruction  | Grammar  | Practice makes perfect


MGH3676 Complete Italian Grammar $18.00
ISBN: 9781259587726 ISBN10: 125958772X.
Written by: Marcel Danesi.
Softcover, 320 pp..
From the present tense of regular verbs to direct object pronouns, this comprehensive guide and workbook covers all aspects of Italian grammar your students need. Each unit features clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and lots of engaging exercises. Includes a detailed answer key for quick, easy progress checks and supporting audio recordings, flashcards, and an auto-fill glossary online and via app.
MGH3938 Italian Pronouns and Prepositions $12.95
ISBN: 9780071491952 ISBN10: 0071491953.
Written by: Daniela Gobetti.
Softcover, 224pp..
Italian Pronouns And Prepositions is a valuable resource for beginning to intermediate level learners. Your students will acquire skills in the utilization of pronouns and prepositions, when to use them correctly, and will also build their language skills. Included in the book are plenty of exercises, to reinforce what students have learned, and an answer key.
MGH4687 Basic Italian $13.00
ISBN: 9780071634687 ISBN10: 0071634681.
Written by: Alessandra Visconti.
s/c, 208 pp..
Basic Italian is comprised of 50 units that cover all aspects of grammar and vocabulary, giving you a solid foundation in the Italian language. Key grammatical concepts and core vocabulary are absorbed almost effortlessly through engaging exercises. An answer key to the exercises is included.
MGH6942 Advanced Italian Grammar $16.00
ISBN: 9780071476942 ISBN10: 0071476946.
Written by: Marcel Danesi.
s/c, 192 pp..
For advanced students of Italian who have the foundation of good language skills and want to take their knowledge to the next level, this book focuses on more sophisticated grammar topics that are essential to constructing longer, more complex sentences. They especially highlight more troublesome areas, such as the correct use of object pronouns. An answer key is included in the back of the book.
 
 Language Instruction  | Idioms

MGH0708 Streetwise Italian Dictionary/Thesaurus $14.95
ISBN: 9780071430708 ISBN10: 0071430709.
The User-Friendly Guide to Italian Slang and Idioms, 288 pp..
This comprehensive reference reveals the true language of Italy. More than 2,500 terms and expressions are conveniently arranged into alphabetical topics, and then, marked for register to prevent the embarrassment of inappropriate usage. Whimsical illustrations get the message across with laugh-out-loud humor.
 
 Language Instruction  | Oral Proficiency

BA5133 Italian at a Glance $6.99
ISBN: 9780764125133 ISBN10: 0764125133.
Written by: Mario Costantino.
Softcover, 336pp..
Designed for business and travel this phrasebook presents more than 1,500 words and expressions in both English and Italian. The phrases ensure that travelers will be understood in hotels, airports, train stations, restaurants, shops and other places. It also includes useful city maps, updated information on train systems and timetables, availability of ATM's and faxes in major foreign cities and towns.
MGH4891 You Already Know Italian $11.95
ISBN: 9780071464895 ISBN10: 0071464891.
Written by: Raymond Lowry.
Softcover, 288pp..
Even if your students never took a language course, they are already familiar with many Italian words. This book is devoted to three types of words: familiar terms, identical and similar terms. Presented are more than 5,000 words in Italian that are nearly identical in form and in meaning to English.
MGH7750 Say it Right in Italian $11.00
ISBN: 9780071767750 ISBN10: 0071767754.
Softcover, 176pp..
With 'Say it Right' students will learn more than 500 essential Italian words and phrases and be able to easily create sentences. This amazing guide gives them easy-to-read vowel symbols that, when combined with consonants, make pronunciation easy.
MGH9176 McGraw Hills Spanish Illustrated Dictionary with CD $20.00
ISBN: 9780071749176 ISBN10: 0071749179.
Hardcover, 160 pp..
Bringing the 1500 essential words alive are the vibrant illustrations that helpyou remember key terms and phrases. It also includes an MP3 disc that features pronunciation by native speakers for each entry.
NTC0550 Basic Italian Conversation $24.95
ISBN: 9780844280554 ISBN10: 0844280550.
Written by: Mario Constantino.
Softcover, 222pp..
Advanced Beginning through Advanced Intermediate Students learn how to use the right language structures and idioms in the right context. Through functional use of language in dialogues and role-playing, students practice the language patterns and vocabulary needed in everyday situations.
 
  Language Instruction  | Oral Proficiency  | Comics and Conversation


These witty uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and fun method to stimulate conversation and improve the vocabulary levels of your students. Adaptable for any language at any level, these reproducible cartoons, designed by Sergio Aragon's, can be used for both oral and written exercises. Complete with a short English introduction and teachers suggestions, this book will prove itself invaluable!
JP002 More Comics and Conversation $16.95
ISBN: 9780943327068 ISBN10: 0943327067.
Written by: J Ashkenas.
Using humor to elicit conversation and develop vocabulary cartoons by Sergio Aragones.
Witty, uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and entertaining method to stimulate class conversation and improve vocabulary. Adaptable for any language and any level, these 22 reproducible cartoons designed by Sergio Aragones, can be used for both oral and written exercises. An introduction in English and teachers suggestions complete this valuable work.
JP003 New Comics and Conversations $16.95
ISBN: 9780943327006 ISBN10: 0943327008.
These witty uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and fun method to stimulate conversation and improve the vocabulary levels of your students. Adaptable for any language at any level, these reproducible cartoons, designed by Sergio Aragon's, can be used for both oral and written exercises. Complete with a short English introduction and teachers suggestions, this book will prove itself invaluable!
 
  Language Instruction  | Oral Proficiency  | La Prova Orale


The manual's focus is on the development of your students' speaking skills and can supplement any method. Color photographs and a variety of teaching techniques, which draw on useful words, phrases and many questions assure that the learner is constantly motivated to converse in Italian. It contains authentic material for conversation and preparation of the oral exam. Also included are glossaries with vocabulary and two brief tests. An effective two-level method that will prepare the students for the oral exams of the Universities of Siena or Perugia (CILS1-4, CELI 1-5).
EDL6250 La Prova Orale 2 $33.95
ISBN: 9789607706256 ISBN10: 9607706250.
Written by: T Marin.
Intermediate - Advanced. In Italian only.
The manual's focus is on the development of your students' speaking skills and can supplement any method. Color photographs and a variety of teaching techniques, which draw on useful words, phrases and many questions assure that the learner is constantly motivated to converse in Italian. It contains authentic material for conversation and preparation of the oral exam. Also included are glossaries with vocabulary and two brief tests. An effective two-level method that will prepare the students for the oral exams of the Universities of Siena or Perugia (CILS1-4, CELI 1-5)
EDL6285 La Prova Orale 1 $30.95
ISBN: 9789607706287 ISBN10: 9607706285.
Written by: T Marin.
Elementary - Intermediate. In Italian only.
The manual's focus is on the development of your students' speaking skills and can supplement any method. Color photographs and a variety of teaching techniques, which draw on useful words, phrases and many questions assure that the learner is constantly motivated to converse in Italian. It contains authentic material for conversation and preparation of the oral exam. Also included are glossaries with vocabulary and two brief tests. An effective two-level method that will prepare the students for the oral exams of the Universities of Siena or Perugia (CILS1-4, CELI 1-5)
 
 Language Instruction  | Pedagogical

AL300X Recipes for Tired Teachers $34.95
ISBN: 9781932383003 ISBN10: 193238300X.
Illustrated, Softcover, 107 pp.
This book is a collection of 81 strategies for building and reinforcing language skills at any level. Activities such as riddle scrambles, group dynamic activities, role simulations, and creative crossword creations are featured and include language level, preparation time, language points developed, and materials required.
 
 Language Instruction  | Supplementary

BA7616 Painless Italian $9.99
ISBN: 9780764147616 ISBN10: 0764147617.
Written by: Marcel Danesi, Ph.D.
2nd Edition, Softcover, 304 pp..
Geared toward Middle- and High School students, this book has a light-hearted approach to learning Italian, employing humor, and presenting fun-learning exercises, including puzzles, games, and challenging 'Brain Ticklers'. This user-friendly textbook supplement shows that learning a foreign language can be easy and fun. Students are introduced to Italian culture and coached in conversational Italian while they learn basics of grammar and vocabulary. BONUS: Your copy of Painless Italian includes a code for access to a FREE app. to download a fun-to-play arcade game challenge that will reinforce your skill in mastering Italian!
 
 Language Instruction  | Theater

EDL2303 Invito a teatro $34.95
ISBN: 9789606632303 ISBN10: 960663230X.
Softcover, 171 pp..
Invito a teatro is a collection of theatrical plays for students of Intermediate-Advanced level (B2-C2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) of Italian. Excerpts from Italian plays for puppets and marionettes like Gianduja and l'Opera dei pupi are in the first section and others from Goldoni, Verga, Praga, and Pirandello are represented in part two. For understanding and to stimulate linguistic reflection, the most difficult words and slang expressions have been highlighted in the text and explained in a glossary. Each play is followed by teaching activities and an answer key in in the back of the book.
 
 Language Instruction  | Vocabulary

BA8226 VOCABULARY BUILDER $10.95
ISBN: 9780764147692 ISBN10: 0764147692.
Written by: M. Danesi.
Softcover, 384 pp..
This language helper presents nearly 6,000 English words and phrases categorized by practical subject themes and translated into their Italian equivalents. Theme groupings include numbers and measurements, greetings, travel situations, shopping, telephone, and more. Type is set in two colors as an extra quick reference aid.
MGH0323 Schaums Italian Vocabulary $20.00
ISBN: 9780071755481 ISBN10: 0071755489.
Written by: Conrad Schmidt, Clark Fiorenze.
Softcover, 237pp..
Most textbooks do not include the basic vocabulary needed to communicate effectively in Italian. This guide contains a fundamental vocabulary list complimented by a necessary list of supplemental words. Exercises help master this vocabulary; a bidirectional English/Italian glossary and a key word list are also included
MGH3777 Italian Vocabulary Drills $13.00
ISBN: 9780071823777 ISBN10: 0071823778.
Written by: Tiziano Cherubini, David Stillman, Ronni Gordon.
Softcover, 240 pp..
Featuring more than 2500 essential Italian words grouped into themes such as daily life, food, technology, arts and more, this book will help your students reach optimum results. With more than 100 written exercises, this unique presentation bridges the gap between words and conversation. Access to an exclusive flashcard app for use on smartphones is included for on-the-go practice. Includes answer key.
NTC5448 Raccontini Simpatici $29.95
ISBN: 9780658005442 ISBN10: 0658005448.
Written by: Briefel.
Softcover, 144pp..
These twenty-seven humorous stories were created for your advanced beginning students, to strengthen their basic Italian skills. The exercises reaffirm the grammar and vocabulary that was introduced and can be completed during one class period.
 
  Language Instruction  | Vocabulary  | Dialoghi Simpatici


Thirty humorous dialogs, with illustrations, are perfect for beginning students. The presentation is in basic high frequency Italian vocabulary and expressions.The exercises allow your students to practice and improve their conversation skills. The teacher's guide contains cultural notes, ideas and answers.
NTC5405 Dialoghi Simpatici $29.95
ISBN: 9780658005404 ISBN10: 0658005405.
Written by: Graziano.
Softcover, 176pp..
Dialoghi simpatico has 30 brief and humorous dialogues, many with illustrations depicting cultural characteristics of the Italians, that are presented in basic Italian using high-frequency words or expressions. Also included are exercises follow for review and reinforcement.
 
  Language Instruction  | Vocabulary  | Practice makes perfect


MGH0966 Italian Vocabulary $14.00
ISBN: 9780071760966 ISBN10: 0071760962.
Written by: Daniela Gobetti.
s/c, 240 pp..
This workbook helps develop your vocabulary by providing practice in word-building and encouraging you to analyze new words for an increased vocabulary. Each chapter focuses on a theme, such as family or travel, so you can build your language skills in a efficient manner. Included are more than 250 exercises, concise grammatical explanations, a new chapter on contemporary vocabulary and an answer key to gauge your comprehension
MGH8952 Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Reading and Comprehension $15.00
ISBN: 9780071798952 ISBN10: 0071798951.
Written by: Riccarda Saggese.
Softcover, 320 pp..
Using authentic texts from Italian-speaking culture, this text enables you to enhance your vocabulary with new terms and expressions. Each unit features authentic Italian-language material--newspaper and magazine articles, websites, and more--giving you a real taste of how the language is used, as well as insights into the culture.
 
  Language Instruction  | Vocabulary  | Vocabulario Visuale


More than 1,000 basic italian words are presented in a lively and pleasery manner, through contemporary illustrations. (Perfect for children or adults, it will prove to be an important reference for the development of a strong language foundation). The accompanying audio CD strenghtns listening and pronunciations skills and the workbook provides written practice
EDL651X Vocabulario Visuale Workbook $28.95
ISBN: 9789607706515 ISBN10: 960770651X.
Written by: T Marin.
Softcover, 64pp..
EDL6552 Vocabulario Visuale Audio CD $26.95
ISBN: 9789607706553 ISBN10: 9607706552.
Written by: T Marin.
Audio CD.
 
 Language Instruction  | Writing Skills

ALM0882 Giocare Con La Scrittura $39.50
ISBN: 9788886440882 ISBN10: 888644088X.
Written by: Carlo Guastalla.
Softcover, 128 pp..
Designed for use by students at elementary, intermediate and advanced levels, this publication consists of 20 units, each varying in difficulty and each consisting of numerous games and exercises aimed at stimulating students and encouraging writing skills in a fun and creative manner. Simultaneously, students are encouraged to analyze different genres of writing (eg. postcards, letters, adverts, cartoons, recipes, instructions etc.) in order to recognize the techniques needed to reproduce them. An answer key is included in the book.
EDL6269 Scriviamo! $26.95
ISBN: 9789607706263 ISBN10: 9607706269.
Written by: A Moni.
In italian only.
Created for both elementary and intermediate levels, Scriviamo will introduce your students to the vocabulary connected with family, friends, social life, hobbies, correspondence, workplace, daily life and more. Twenty units will gradually guide your students to develop the vocabulary and grammar necessary to write their papers
EDL6277 L'Intermedio in Tasca $25.50
ISBN: 9789607706270 ISBN10: 9607706277.
Authentic texts from newspapers, magazines and literature, simplified for the intermediate level, provide information on Italian civilization and culture and expose students to contemporary use of the Italian. Divided into 3 parts, it contains 20 tests for written comprehension, 20 tests for language competence and 20 subjects to write essays, all created to improve the structure of the language. This manual helps refine your students' mastery of Italian and can also be used as a preparation for the intermediate level exams which test reading and writing comprehension and language competence

 

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