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Useful/interesting links

Italian news websites
http://wwitv.com/tvchannels/7560.htm
http://www.rainews.it/
http://www.rai.tv/dl/RaiTV/novita.html

For news/gossip, this is the link to Oggi - http://www.oggi.it/.

Learning Italian
http://www.italiano.rai.it/ - which has:
http://www.italiano.rai.it/cerca.aspx?s=imparare%20italiano
http://www.italiano.rai.it/cerca.aspx?s=italiano%20per%20stranieri

http://www.italiano.rai.it/articolo-unita/benvenuti-in-casa-ba-campioni-per-un-giorno-cittadinanza-e-sport/20552/694/default.aspx

Some key verbs...
http://italian.about.com/library/verb/blverb
essere.htm
http://italian.about.com/library/verb/blverbavere.htm
and
http://italian.about.com/library/verb/blverbindex.htm - an index to lots of verbs!

Dictionaries etc
https://www.linguee.com/english-italian/
https://dictionary.reverso.net/

Aesop’s fable about the hare and the tortoise:
http://children.logoslibrary.eu/document.php?document
id=15741&code_language=it

There’s also a downloadable audio, just click on the grey 'down' arrow beside the long black bar.

Other websites
http://www.lifeinitaly.co.uk/Italy-Guide/Books/Italian-GCSE-Books.htm
http://friendlyitalian.com/?p=696
https://www.rocketlanguages.com/italian/learn/hobbies-in-italian/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r4ECSJTG8Zs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IL8hZFqZj34
http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/italian/talk/sport/
http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/how-to-make-small-talk-in-italian.html
http://www.italianpod101.com/2013/07/15/lower-beginner-2-what-do-you-do-in-your-free-time-in-italy/
https://onlineitalianclub.com/free-italian-exercises-and-resources/online-italian-course-beginner-level-a1/italian-vocabulary-free-time-adverbs-of-frequency/

Some of them are quite interesting.

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