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    Test your language skills: Spanish, French and Italian

    How are your language skills? Heading off on a trip to Spain, France or Italy and want to know how you'd fare getting...

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    10 mins

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    10 Sep 2018

  • Test your language skills: Spanish, French and Italian

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    Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Sep 2018
    How are your language skills? Heading off on a trip to Spain, France or Italy and want to know how you'd fare getting by? Find out with our virtual,...
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    Italian for travel: Test your skills

    Test your Italian language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Italy.

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Sep 2018

  • Italian for travel: Test your skills

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    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 06 Sep 2018
    Test your Italian language skills as you immerse yourself on an interactive journey through Italy.
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    Download your FREE 'Rome' booklet

    Download your free 'Rome' booklet to accompany the OU/BBC series 'Rome Unpacked'.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Feb 2018

  • Download your FREE 'Rome' booklet

    Download your FREE 'Rome' booklet Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Feb 2018
    Download your free 'Rome' booklet to accompany the OU/BBC series 'Rome Unpacked'.
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Jan 2018

  • You've ordered your Rome booklet

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Jan 2018
    Before you go, why not try these...?
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    Rome Unpacked

    Andrew Graham-Dixon and Giorgio Locatelli explore Rome for the greatest food and art that they can find.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    13 Jan 2018

  • Rome Unpacked

    Introductory level Updated 13 Jan 2018
    Andrew Graham-Dixon and Giorgio Locatelli explore Rome for the greatest food and art that they can find.
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    Harry Potter and the Translator’s Challenge

    By Fernando Rosell-Aguilar

    How did translators go about converting the anagram 'Tom Marvolo Riddle'? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores...

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Jul 2017

  • Harry Potter and the Translator’s Challenge

    Harry Potter and the Translator’s Challenge Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Fernando Rosell-Aguliar
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 20 Jul 2017
    How did translators go about converting the anagram 'Tom Marvolo Riddle'? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores the tricky business of translating J.K....
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 May 2016

  • Language variety all but disappears from the Eurovision song contest

    Language variety all but disappears from the Eurovision song contest Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 May 2016
    Why has the English language dominated the Eurovision Song Contest once more? Fernando Rosell-Aguilar explores what the competition holds this year.
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    OpenLearn Live: 14th October 2015

    By The OpenLearn team

    The Italian writer capturing a double identity; and then more free learning across the day.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Oct 2015

  • OpenLearn Live: 14th October 2015

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Oct 2015
    The Italian writer capturing a double identity; and then more free learning across the day.
  • European Day of Languages Quiz

    Are there more sheep in Wales than humans? Test your language and culture knowledge to celebrate the European Day of...

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    5 mins

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    20 Aug 2013

  • European Day of Languages Quiz

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    Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Aug 2013
    Are there more sheep in Wales than humans? Test your language and culture knowledge to celebrate the European Day of Languages (26 September).
  • European Day of Languages Quiz

    Learn your 'ti' from your 'cha' with this quiz on different languages to celebrate the European Day of Languages (26...

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    Activity

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Sep 2012

  • European Day of Languages Quiz

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 04 Sep 2012
    Learn your 'ti' from your 'cha' with this quiz on different languages to celebrate the European Day of Languages (26 September)

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    Intermediate Italian: describing people

    This free course, Intermediate Italian: describing people, requires some basic knowledge of Italian. It focuses on describing both physical...

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    14 Mar 2018

  • Intermediate Italian: describing people

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    Intermediate level Duration 8 hours Updated 14 Mar 2018
    This free course, Intermediate Italian: describing people, requires some basic...
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    Beginners’ Italian: food and drink

    This free course, Beginners' Italian: food and drink, focuses on buying drinks and snacks in an Italian café, as well as on greeting and...

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    Free course

    4 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    22 Feb 2018

  • Beginners’ Italian: food and drink

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    Introductory level Duration 4 hours Updated 22 Feb 2018
    This free course, Beginners' Italian: food and drink, focuses on buying drinks and...