Advanced Italian

Wednesday, 6:30-8:30pm

This course is designed for those who have already mastered Italian, have studied for at least two years at our school or have lived in Italy and want to maintain their fluency. The goal is improvement of the spoken language, by reviewing advanced grammar structures, expressions and refined vocabulary. The lessons will also be developed  through conversation on various topics. Aspects of Italian culture may be addressed. The teacher may focus on particular points, useful to espress preferences, opinions and hypothesis. Only Italian is spoken in class. A telephone conversation must be conducted with the student to make sure that his/her fluency is appropriate for this course.

This course will start on April 8, 2020

Teacher: Valeria

9 weekly lessons on Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30pm

FEE: $280

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Download the syllabus for our Spring Session 2020

How to order your textbook


Week 1

Esprimi un'opinione; secondo me...; Migliore e peggiore

Week 2

Meglio e peggio; bene e male; Buono e cattivo; Confronta cose

Week 3

Mi piacerebbe e vorrei; Descrivi il tuo sogno; Sarebbe meglio...


Week 4

Condizionale presente: vorrei, potrei, dovrei, farei, starei

Week 5

Imperativo per ordini, consigli, direzioni; Imperativo negativo

Week 6

Si impersonale: cosa si fa, dove si trova, quando si puo', si deve



Week 7

Congiuntivo presente di avere e essere; Verbi che usano il congiuntivo

Week 8

Congiuntivo passato di verbi comuni; Esprimi un'opinione

Week 9

Espressioni ipotetiche possibili con congiuntivo e condizionale