Let’s go to Italy….Andiamo in Italia!!!
LEARN ITALIAN IN A PRACTICAL, FAST AND EASY WAY....
The aim of this course is to give you an immediate speaking ability in Italian.
There are practical words you will need to know in order to ask questions, and get answers, words such as “when,” “how,” and “where.” There will be no phrases to memorize, no involved grammar explanations.
Almost automatically, you will acquire a large working vocabulary that will suit your needs.
If you are planning a trip to Italy: You will be able to order, in Italian, what you need. You will be able to read menus, catch trains, ask for and follow directions, travel, know the day of the week and how to count. With only few working words you can go into any store and ask questions and make purchases.
Dates: January 22 - February 26, 2022
Time: 10:00 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.
Location: Classes held in Large Classroom except February 19 class will be held in Teen Center
*Participants will also need to purchase the book titled: “Italian In 10 Minutes A Day” (average price $20.00)
Instructor: Ida Gressis, M.A. has taught a wide variety of courses, including English Composition, Italian, Latin, Great Books, and Mythology for over thirty years as faculty at both Wright State University and the University of Dayton. She has supervised students on several study abroad trips to Italy and Greece and has lived in Italy herself for many years.
Ida has also taught English to speakers of other languages, and has participated as moderator during Spring 2006 in the Osher Lifelong Institute
at the University of Dayton program.
Ida is presently teaching, on line, at the University of Dayton.