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How does Rocket Italian immerse you in the Italian experience?

We believe that learning Italian words, phrases and grammar are just part of your journey. If you really want to experience Italy and Italian culture like a local, then you need to immerse yourself as much as possible. That's where Rocket Italian comes in.

You will have perfect Italian pronunciation.

Experts say that you only need 300 words to become conversational in Italian. Rocket Italian teaches you over 6868 words and phrases. And to make sure you're learning correctly, our state-of-the-art voice recognition system gives you the ability to perfect your pronunciation virtually.

You will understand Italian culture.

Thanks to 88 Italian culture lessons that detail aspects of everyday life, important people, and significant moments in history you'll avoid any embarrassing cultural faux pas. You may even learn to understand native Italian speakers better than they know themselves.

You will go as deep as you want to.

We start you with the basics. Then, you choose just how much you want to learn from over 366 hours of repeatable lessons. From ice-breakers and conversation starters to in-depth grammar explanations, it's your choice.

You will become proficient in less time than you expect.

The U.S. Foreign Service Institute claims it takes around 600 hours of study to reach "general professional proficiency" or higher. Rocket Italian cuts that time by giving you over 30 advanced learning techniques that are proven to help you learn Italian more effectively.

You will always have up-to-date lessons and reference material.

Our courses are constantly being improved and expanded upon. They're not stuffy old textbooks. Instead, they're more like living encyclopedias that are regularly updated with fresh changes and vocabulary.

Plus, we believe that learning Italian is a journey that takes a lifetime. So when you become a paid member, you get 24/7 lifetime access to Rocket Italian's lessons and reference material.

You will have the tools you need to stay the course.

Traditional foreign language courses are often dry and uninspiring, making it difficult to persevere when the initial wave of motivation disappears. That's why we have added a ton of motivational tools and techniques to keep you on track and eager to come back for more.

You will retain what you learn.

Our scientifically designed lesson activities ensure you understand the material. The clever algorithms show you real-world Italian words and phrases that you are weak on until they stick like glue.

You will learn Italian anywhere you go.

Rocket Italian is accessible on computers, iPhones and Android phones. Each course also has a podcast-style Interactive Audio Course you can listen to anywhere you go, even offline.

You will learn to read, write and speak Italian, no matter how you learn.

No matter what kind of learner you are – audio, visual, reading/writing or even kinesthetic – our Rocket Reinforcement activities will improve your Italian speaking, listening, writing and recall skills in fun and engaging ways


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Italian Resources

Whatever your reasons for learning Italian, these free Italian learning resources are here to help you master some essential words and phrases, and understand how Italian works.

These free Italian resources include lessons for learning words and phrases, English translations, and audio and voice recognition for pronunciation. You'll also find step-by-step explanations of Italian grammar rules, and helpful cultural tips along the way!

Learn Italian

These lessons are all about the best ways to learn Italian. Discover tons of tips and tricks that polyglots use to successfully master several languages. You can also find out how long it will take for you to learn Italian and much more.

Free Italian Lessons

Discover tons of free Italian lessons with Maria. Get started improving your Italian right now! Andiamo

Italian Grammar

It's easy to learn Italian grammar with these free Italian audio lessons. Maria has included step-by-step grammar explanations, all with audio to help your Italian pronunciation.

Italian Phrases

In these articles you will find information on common Italian phrases. Want to know how to say "I love you" in Italian? Or perhaps just some funny Italian phrases? Check these out.

Italian Pronunciation

If you want to sound like a native Italian person then you need to check this Italian Pronunciation lesson out. Discover the tips to sounding as fluent in Italian as you possibly can.

Italian Questions

This series of Italian lessons on questions will cover all that you need to know to be able to ask (and respond to) the questions that you will most commonly use in Italy and other Italian speaking countries.

Italian Salutations

This series of Italian lessons covers all the different Italian salutations. From "Hello" to "Good bye" and everything in between, these lessons will help you become the ultimate in politeness when you encounter Italian speaking people!

Italian Time

These free Italian language lessons are all about learning Italian time, days and months. You’ll quickly learn how to ask for the time and tell others what time it is.

Italian Vocabulary

It's time to move on to the essential Italian vocabulary that you will need on a trip to Italy or any other Italian-speaking destination!

Italian Words

It's easy to learn Italian words with these free Italian audio lessons. The Rocket Italian team has created an online list of common Italian words to help you survive in a Italian-speaking environment.

Italian Forum

Interacting with teachers and peers really helps to develop your understanding! This Italian language forum is where you can go to get feedback and to connect with other learners.