Best Beginner Resources for learning Italian

Learning Italian can be hard, but finding the best resources shouldn't be! So here's our top beginner resources to learn Italian.

Learning a new language like Italian can be hard, but finding the right resources shouldn’t be! And whether you're a beginner or if your Italian is near-fluent, these online resources can always help you improve and they're expertly designed to help you in any way.  So here’s a beginner guide to the best resources for learning Italian.


Obviously we have to mention Lexody... it's the easiest way to practice speaking with a native Italian speaker! Find native Italian speakers in your city, who are also learning English. Meet in person, and spend 30 minutes speaking only in Italian. Then 30 minutes speaking only in English - allowing both of you to totally immerse!


Babbel is a great app that teaches you Italian from a complete beginner. Start your free week trial now and you won’t be able to stop! 


Busuu has personalised lessons for you as well as speech recognition to help you improve your speaking skills. Work on your vocab, grammar and fluency and your Italian will be fluent in no time.

Rocket Languages

Rocket Languages is brilliant for working on your speaking and listening skills, with hundreds of online interactive audio tasks. What’s more, it is completely free! Work on your Italian and you’ll be fluent in weeks! 

And if digital resources aren’t your speed, check out these textbooks designed for beginners!

Living Language Italian  

Italian All-in-one for Dummies

Learning Italian for Beginners

Italian: The Ultimate Guide  

We hope this list of the best online beginner resources was helpful for you, wherever you are in your Italian learning! Let us know in the comments below. Or better still, schedule a Lex and show off your Italian skills. Finally, check out our Best Italian Books to read to improve your reading skills!

Best Beginner Resources for learning Italian



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