One of the most famous cliches about Italians is related to the percentage of non-verbal communication in the Italian language: it is commonly believed that one could build entire sentences just by using italian hand gestures. Well, if you think that this concept is a little bit exaggerated, you might want to look at this video, kindly shared by AlmaTV, in which teacher Roberto Tartaglione shows how to do without verbal communication and still be completely understood. 😉
Although live learning experience is always the preferable route to be taken in the path of learning a new language, Internet can be a useful ally, at least to improve some of the basic skills in language proficiency. Here’s a list of 10 tips (with references and links) you might find useful if you want to start (or continue) learning Italian online.