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All the secrets to learn Italian in Florence

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The city of Florence which is the capital city of Tuscany is one of the most beautiful cities all over the world.

Tuscany is itself a magnificent city which houses one of the seven wonders of the world, " The Leaning Tower of Pisa " and Florence, the capital city, is even more beautiful compared to Tuscany. The city is surely known for its architectural structures which are of the Italian Renaissance style.


Apart from architectural structures of the city, there are much more like Art Galleries, the famous Uffizi Art Gallery, for instance, Libraries which act as a center of acquiring knowledge, The Acton Library and The British Institute for example.

More than the architecture and culture of the city of Florence, what is more, beautiful is that, the people of Florence.

The people of the capital city are so sweet and nice to their tourists and visitors that you feel like you are at home.
They won't make you feel even an inch out of place.

The only barrier you might have to face if you are not an Italian is the language problem. But this is actually a petty issue and not of such a pain if you can manage to pull off and learn the Italian language.

The Italian language is not a very tough language to learn if you have the interest and if you put your heart to learn.

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Here are some secrets to how you can learn Italian in Florence:

•             First and foremost thing to do is indulge yourself with the people of Florence and let the language sync into your head.
There is no better way to learn Italian rather than putting yourself among the Italian speaking people. And doing this is not of much pain because the people of Florence are so nice that they will even help you with understanding if you are facing any difficulty.

•             The next thing is that you will have to go and watch Italian movies. The dialogues in the movies are so intense that it will help you learn the difficult part of the language.
In case, you are not able to make it to the movies, at least some good television shows will do. Italian oriented plays, concerts, and lectures help a lot in improving your language as well. It is important that you try to decode the language in your convenient language and understand it rather than leaving a dumb ear to it.

•             If understanding the language is one part, being able to read the script written in that particular language is another.
To improve yourself in this are, you must try to read the Italian newspaper, magazines, and books written in Italian. Reading novels and small articles written in Italian will help a lot too.

•             Since understanding and reading part is done. the last part is being able to speak that language.
All you have to do is not feel insecure about it and start speaking and opening up slowly.


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  • I am sad to be leaving after only 2 weeks at the Instituto Il David. I have found the school and teachers both extremely professional and friendly....
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