The only Italian course that prompts you to speak

Stop playing with apps and start speaking for real with my huge collection of Italian audio lessons and short readings.

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Speak from Lesson 1

1. Italian Audio Lessons

Listen and repeat

Research shows that you learn better by relying on speech and mimicking. Just like we did when we learned our first language when we were born.

Follow a plan

But you can’t just repeat random sentences. My course plan helps you discover grammar patterns and retain the vocabulary you are being exposed to.

Learn in small bites

If you have a spare 20 minutes each day, you can completely transform your Italian level to the point that you’ll start thinking in Italian yourself in just a few days.

Imagine that!

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Real-life materials

2. Bilingual Readings with Slow Audio

Interesting stories

Put your speaking into context and make it fun by reading my collection of stories, news articles, real-life conversations, jokes, and songs.

1-minute reads

Listen and digest the readings with the accompanying audio and transcripts in Italian and English to let the language sink in better.

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Less is More

Focus on What Makes You Fluent...

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First, learn by listening and mimicking without reading. Too fast for you? No problem, adjust the playback speed!

Italian Transcript

After the second round of listening, read aloud the Italian text without looking at the translation.

English Translation

Still puzzled by some words? Check out the English version!

... Without the Fluff

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Focus on the most important yet overlooked skill in language courses and apps - speaking.

False Sense of Achievement

Experience points, avatars, fanfares, rankings... don't let them distract you from your task - mastering Italian.


If you stop to look up each and every word you don't know, you lose the flow.

All Levels

From beginner to fluent

Master Grammar Naturally

Learn through mistakes, not rules

Retain Useful Vocabulary

With real-world material

Speak with Confidence

I'll show you how to say things

Think Directly in Italian

Focus on audio over text

Why it works

Rave Reviews by Learners and Experts

Frederica – UK


Ripeti con me! has been the best language learning experience I’ve had.  

I have always been really shy about speaking languages, and the fact that you are speaking from the very first day really builds your confidence, makes you much more fluent, in terms of how you’re thinking in the language.

It’s been a real change for me. I couldn’t recommend it enough!

Takehiro – Japan


I have been taking lessons with Stefano for a year and a half. Stefano is an excellent teacher. Thanks to him, my Italian has improved dramatically.

Stefano understands all aspects of the Italian language. He has a lot of experience, not only in teaching Italian but also in language learning. This makes him an ideal teacher.

I highly recommend him!

Emily – Switzerland


I’ve been using it for several months and I was drawn to it.

It’s a method that works for people in the Peace Corps when they have to learn a language fast to repeat entire phrases and then use the context of the phrases to develop their language skills.

You’re not only listening and repeating whole phrases but you’re learning grammar step by step at the same time.

Anthony – UK


Stefano’s course has proven very effective in helping me develop my Italian, which is why I’ve been sticking with it for so long now.

And I’m very cautious as to which platform I use to help me learn, so this is worth every single penny.

Emily – USA


It is a system that is easy, brilliant—so easy that only somebody that really really understood teaching languages could come up with.

Every lesson builds on what came before it and you’re learning the language without even giving it a second thought.

I was able to converse naturally when we went to Italy. The words just flowed, I was no longer translating in my head.

I’ve come so much further than with Babbel or Duolingo. None of the silly games, no fill-in-the-blanks, no homework, no exercises to do — all the things that I felt like I was wasting time with.

I highly recommend it and I know if you try it it will work for you too.

Vivinne – USA


Ripeti Con Me has really helped with my language learning, with my speaking, which is what I’m mostly interested in.

I noticed within about 3 to 4 days of starting that my speaking ability took a jump as well as my listening comprehension.

James – Ireland


This course is brilliant.

I encourage anyone who takes on the course to go through those three different repetitions because they really do actually work.

As a complete beginner to Italian, I’ve found it a very stress-free and easy way to get into the language without any of the nervousness and anxiety that comes with face-to-face learning and being put on the spot.

I really recommend the course to anyone out there wanting to learn Italian.”

Jim – USA


I really like learning Italian on Think in Italian.

It’s a no-nonsense method that appeals to me – no time wasted doing exercises or playing games.

[Its sentences] are well thought out and they can be adapted to real conversation pretty easily.

No memorization either. It’s right to the point.

"Stefano is a fantastic educator. I recommend his lessons to all language lovers."
terry hsie
Thierry Hsieh
Founder - Polyglot Club (Taiwan)
"This course teaches the language intuitively. It can definitely help you improve your Italian."
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Nick Dahlhoff
Founder - All Language Resources

My Method

Learn how to Learn

Behind my courses is a method.

To understand why it works, understand how language learning works first in this short video.

Your Italian Language Coach

Ciao! My name is Stefano. I am an Italian tutor and course author.

As a serial language learner, I’ve lectured in polyglot clubs about my method.

After learning 12 languages, I can tell you that we all master languages by listening and mimicking.

With my method, you’ll be speaking Italian from Lesson 1.

"Stefano is a fantastic educator. I recommend his lessons to all language lovers."
terry hsie
Thierry Hsieh
Founder - Polyglot Club (Taiwan)
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Stefano Lodola
Italian language tutor, translator, polyglot

"Stefano knows how languages are learned. His course is the best of the learning resources I've tried."
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Francesca Chen Ting
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