Speak Italian Instantly! The Pimsleur® Method provides the most effective language -- learning program ever developed. More than one million people every year use it to gain real conversational skills in new languages quickly and easily -- without books, written exercises, or drills. Easy and Practical This package contains sixteen lessons that will get you started speaking today! Simply listen, follow the instructions, and then respond out loud, just as you would in an actual conversation. Complete one lesson each day, in consecutive order. When you've finished this program, you'll be thrilled to realize you can hold a real conversation in Italian! Go beyond the 8-lesson Quick & Simple -- and double your language skills Simple, step-by-step instruction No classes to attend -- learn at your own convenience and pace No books, written exercises, or memory drills Listen-and-respond method lets you self-test your mastery Increase Your Language Skills Learning a new language is a tremendously rewarding achievement. Once you see how much you've learned in these sixteen lessons, we think you'll want to continue with the complete 30-lesson Pimsleur® Program. To help you, we'll give you a rebate of $150.00 when you purchase the Level I Italian Comprehensive Program. Please see bottom of package for details.