Easy Italian Reader w/CD-ROM (Easy Reader Series 2nd edition)

Easy Italian Reader w/CD-ROM (Easy Reader Series 2nd edition)

By: Riccarda Saggese (author)

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Learn how to read in Italian--instantly! Easy Italian Reader is a unique, easy-to-follow guide based on the premise that the best way to learn a language is to start reading it immediately! Whether you're a brand-new beginner or an advanced-beginning learner, you will dive into the language with engaging readings that progress in difficulty to match your growing reading skills. This process will allow you to rapidly build comprehension and confidence as you enjoy the stories. Build your comprehension of the Italian language with readings of increasing difficultyFind out what unfamiliar words and phrases mean with the book's helpful glossaryDiscover the nuances of Italian language and culture as well as the country's history through engaging texts Get a feel for authentic Italian society with readings from contemporary literature Use the accompanying CD-ROM to hear engaging recordings of most of the fifty passages featured in the book. You can listen to and view text simultaneously on your computer or download the audio files to your iPod or other mp3 device for learning on-the-go.

About Author

Riccarda Saggese, a native of Italy, is an assistant professor of Italian at the University of Delaware. In addition to various Italian degrees, she earned a Ph.D. in Italian literature from Johns Hopkins University.


Introduction PARTE PRIMA: Antonio e Christine 1 Due amici 2 Gli studi 3 La famiglia di Antonio 4 La famiglia di Chtistine 5 Due appartamenti Ripasso 1 6 La scuola di Antonio 7 Descriviamo 8 "Tu sei ..." 9 In classe 10 Ricordi Ripasso 2 11 Il Circolo Italiano 12 L'esame di maturita 13 L'universita 14 Gli Azzurri 15 All'ufficio postale Ripasso 3 16 Le vacanze di Natale 17 Filastrocca di Capodanno 18 Un film 19 Una giornata a Napoli 20 In giro per Roma Ripasso 4 PARTE SECONDA: Fatti e figure della nostra storia 1 La nascita di Roma 2 Giulio Cesare (100-44 a.C.) 3 La pace romana Ripasso 1 4 La citta medievale 5 La cucina medievale 6 San Francesco (1182-1226) 7 Marco Polo (1254-1324) Ripasso 2 8 Lorenzo il Magnifico (1449-1492) 9 Cristoforo Colombo (1451-1506) 10 Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) 11 Masaniello (1620-1647) 12 Carlo III di Borbone (1716-1788) Ripasso 3 13 L'unita d'Italia 14 Realta diverse 15 Modernizzazione ed emigrazione Ripasso 4 16 Il Fascismo 17 La repubblica 18 I governi di centro (1947-1962) Ripasso 5 19 Il centro-sinistra (1962-1976) 20 Il terrorismo 21 Il pentapartito (1979-1992) 22 Il nuovo secolo Ripasso 6 PARTE TERZA: Scrittori contemporanei Volevo i pantaloni di Lara Cardella Le luci di Roma di Alberto Moravia Vita di Melania Mazzucco Answer Key Vocabolario CD-ROM PARTE PRIMA: Antonio e Christine PARTE TERZA: Vita di Melania Mazzucco

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780071603348
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780071603348
  • weight: 392
  • ISBN10: 0071603344
  • edition: 2nd edition

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