Coffee Break Italian

With Coffee Break Italian you can learn Italian where and when it suits you. In Season 1, you'll join teacher Mark, learner Katie and native speaker Francesca in our 15-minute lessons, and build your confidence in the language, learning Italian from scratch. Take your learning further with Season 2 in which Mark and Francesca are joined by learner Isla.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 113 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


episode 32: CBI 2.32 | La Mia Estate ep2 - Sognare non costa niente!

In lesson 32 of Coffee Break Italian Season 2 you'll listen to the second instalment in our Italian soap opera, La Mia Estate. Mia and her father are now on their way to Italy and in this episode they arrive in Verona where they're met by Mia...


 2018-09-24  33m

episode 31: CBI 2.31 | La Mia Estate ep1 - Facciamo le Valigie!

We're back with another lesson of Coffee Break Italian, and in lesson 31 we're presenting the first episode of our Italian soap opera, La Mia Estate. You'll meet three of our characters: Mia, her friend Anna, and her overprotective fathe...


 2018-09-10  29m

Coffee Break Italian Summer 2018 Update

This episode of our podcast features the audio from a recent Facebook Live video in which Mark updates listeners and viewers on the latest news from Coffee Break Italian: - Our main episodes of Season 2 (lessons 31-40) will be published from 10th ...


 2018-08-10  31m

episode 30: CBI 2.30 | Review episode

This episode of Coffee Break Italian is a review episode, covering many of the topics discussed in lessons 1-29. With Francesca, Isla and Mark you'll review the pronouns ci and ne, how to form the perfect, how to choose between the perfect and imp...


 2018-05-22  27m

episode 29: CBI 2.29 | Ho molti amici molto simpatici

It's time to take a detailed look at a topic which, on the surface, can seem straightforward, but when you get into it in more detail it can get a bit more complicated. We're talking about adverbs: words which "describe" a verb, or ...


 2018-05-12  31m

episode 28: CBI 2.28 | Dopo aver fatto colazione, vado al lavoro

In this episode of Coffee Break Italian we're looking at two constructions which will help you increase your range of expression easily and effectively. You'll learn to use prima di + infinitive and dopo + ...


 2018-04-24  32m

episode 27: CBI 2.27 | Fra 10 minuti dobbiamo essere da tuo zio!

We're back with the second instalment of our two-part preposition marathon. In this episode you'll learn all you need to know about the prepositions di, da, con, per and tra/fra. Once agai...


 2018-04-10  35m

episode 26: CBI 2.26 | Preferisci andare in palestra o a teatro?

This is the first of our two-part preposition marathon! In this episode you'll learn all you need to know about the prepositions a, in and su. Using prepositions in Italian can be quite tricky, particularly beca...


 2018-03-27  43m

episode 25: CBI 2.25 | Chi è quella persona che lavora in biblioteca?

In this episode you'll learn everything you need to know about asking questions in Italian. We'll cover come, dove, quando, chi, perché, quale, quali, quanto/a/e/i and, of course, che, che cosa and ...


 2018-03-12  36m

episode 24: CBI 2.24 | Chi va a Roma perde la poltrona

Coffee Break Italian is the show which helps you learn Italian. Mark and Francesca are the teachers who teach Isla in Season 2. This is the episode in which we're looking at relative pronouns, and through which you'll master this new grammar ...


 2018-02-27  44m