Free course

Beginners’ Italian: food and drink

Free statement of participation on completion

This free course, Beginners' Italian: Food and drink, focuses on buying drinks and snacks in an Italian café, as well as on greeting and introducing yourself in Italian. It does not require any previous knowledge of Italian.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • take part in simple exchanges when buying drinks and snacks in an Italian café
  • understand some customs relating to Italian cafés
  • begin to use the indefinite article in Italian.

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