Studying via textbooks, taking a language course online, or speaking to a native speaker all serve as equally appropriate language learning methods, according to About.com. The Internet provides all of the resources necessary to learn to speak Italian, including tutoring and media materials.
Learning via the Internet gives students less exposure to fellow students and professors, Study.com cautions, which can cause challenges for students who need to converse in a foreign tongue. U.S. News &; World Report recommends all learners immerse themselves by spending time abroad. Daily practice in reading, writing, speaking and listening help students develop facility in the language.