Introduction. Chapter 1: I Say It How? Speaking Italian. Chapter 2: Grammar on a Diet: Just the Basics. Chapter 3: Numerical Gumbo: Counting of All Kinds. Chapter 4: Making New Friends and Enjoying Small Talk. Chapter 5: Enjoying a Drink and a Snack (Or Meal). Chapter 6: Shop ?til You Drop! Chapter 7: Making Leisure a Top Priority. Chapter 8: When You Gotta Work. Chapter 9: I Get Around: Transportation. Chapter 10: Finding a Place to Lay Your Weary Head. Chapter 11: Dealing with Emergencies. Chapter 12: Ten Favorite Italian Expressions. Chapter 13: Ten Phrases That Make You Sound Like a Local. Index.
Francesca Romana Onofri is an Italian teacher and translator. Karen Moeller is a veteran language teacher and author.