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How To Learn Italian

How To Learn Italian

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Published by Adam Ybarra
How to learn Italian quickly.
How to learn Italian quickly.

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Beginner’s Guide to Learning Italian
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Adam Ybarra
 
Legal Notice: - The author and publisher of this EBook and the accompanying materialshave used their best efforts in preparing this EBook. The author and publisher make norepresentation or warranties with respect to the accuracy, applicability, fitness, orcompleteness of the contents of this EBook. The information contained in this EBook isstrictly for educational purposes. Therefore, if you wish to apply ideas contained inthis EBook, you are taking full responsibility for your actions.The author and publisher disclaim any warranties (express or implied),merchantability, or fitness for any particular purpose. The author and publisher shallin no event be held liable to any party for any direct, indirect, punitive, special,incidental or other consequential damages arising directly or indirectly from any use
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Table of Contents
 
The Best Way to Learn Italian .................................. 11Methods to Improve Your Italian ................................................................. 12Italian Language Help Online ....................................................................... 14If You Think Like an Italian, You Will Speak Like an Italian .......................... 15Learn the Common Errors to Avoid ............................................................. 17Track Your Family Heritage .......................................................................... 20Romance Languages ..................................................................................... 21The Dialects of the Italian Language ............................................................ 22Traveling in Italy and other Countries .......................................................... 23You are What You Speak .............................................................................. 24Italian Survival Phrases ................................................................................ 25Beginning Italian ........................................................................................... 27Italian Verbs ................................................................................................. 28Pronouncing Italian Vowels ......................................................................... 31Pronouncing Italian Consonants .................................................................. 32Pronouncing Italian Words .......................................................................... 34What is Phonology? ..................................................................................... 35Summary ...................................................................................................... 36
 
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The Significance of Learning a Foreign Language
Why is it so important to learn a foreign language? The whole world speaks English,right? You are right the is a large number of people who speak English and are living ina foreign country, but not everyone in the whole world. There are several good andvalid reasons for learning to speak another language.Just for starters, Personal Development is one of the reasons. When you learn a newlanguage you acquire a whole new outlook while reinforcing your own identity and self-confidence. Learning a foreign language can contribute to a stronger personality.Then there are the Cultural Reasons for learning a foreign language. Cultures definethemselves through languages. A foreign language will give you admission into another culture. You will have the ability to communicate and to exchange thoughts and ideaswith people all over the world. Without the ability to communicate with them you mayhave never had the opportunity to know them.Education is another good reason for learning a foreign language. Learning a foreignlanguage allows you to see things differently than you would have otherwise. It has apositive effect on intellectual growth and allows for the enrichment and enhancement of mental development. Learning a foreign language when you are young is much moreeffective. It will help you to read and write in your own language. Evidence shows, likemusical education, it can contribute to the growth of the individual intelligence.Economic Reasons is the last reason for learning a foreign language. Living in a world,which is characterized by the international links and intercultural connections, languageskills are crucial for business communications. With knowledge of foreign language,you will increase your job opportunities. In many careers, knowing a foreign language isa useful asset.So why did you choose Italian? Maybe you fell in love with countryside on your firstvisit, or maybe you want to know the language before you make that first visit. Possiblyyou have family in Italy and you would like to be able to speak to them. Many Americans have family in Italy and to converse with their family members they mustspeak Italian. There are several reasons people choose to learn Italian. The reason isinconsequential. What matters most is that you are doing it.You should probably also know that if you have children and would like for them toexperience intellectual, it is much best for them to learn a foreign language during their younger years. Children who learn a second language while growing up have the abilityto think in both languages. They will also have an easier time at reading and writing inschool as well as the ability to process information differently than children taught onlyone language during their formative years. Your children will also have a better chanceof learning several additional languages, even after they are grown. A child learning asecond language during their early years will have a higher intellect than children who
don’t.
You will be doing your children a great service by allowing them to learn a foreignlanguage while they are growing up..

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