Italy; just hearing the word makes one think of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and Pasta.
Therefore it is a reasonable assumption that learning Italian is definitely a good idea, whether your reasons for learning it are because you plan on visiting Italy soon or just to pick up a second language is secondary.
Without a doubt, Italian is a language with a rich history and even richer enunciation.
That said, today we’ll be focusing on the second factor mentioned above; picking up Italian as a second language in India. Contrary to what you might think, there are a lot of reasons to learn Italian while living in India and here are 10 of them!
Italian is the poster child of romance languages.
Because of the existence of something called language groups, if you manage to learn one language from that language group, learning others in that same group becomes significantly easier.
Italian is ripe with history and culture.
If history and culture fascinate you, then look no further than Italy; a country ripe with historical landmarks and fallen empires. And the language Italian bears all the marks of that history.
Italian serves as a gateway to Opera.
Italy was the birthplace of the Opera form of music. As such, Italian is regarded as the language of music.
Italian for the Wine Culture.
Italy is one of the world’s largest exporters of Wines and is known for its sweeping vineyards. If you consider yourself an alcohol savant, Italian is a must-learn language.
Italian for the potential Job Opportunities.
Knowledge of the language may potentially open up many job opportunities for you in Italy, or as a person who knows Italian, you may have the opportunity to speak with Italian citizens abroad.
Italian for better appreciating the cuisine.
As mentioned above, Italy is the land of Pasta, the Latte Macchiato and Pizza. And almost everyone definitely likes pizza. So if only to better appreciate and expand your palette, Learning Italian would be an excellent idea.
Italian for the Business Advantage.
It is undeniable that learning to speak the language of your business partners will definitely give you a competitive advantage. After all, they are more likely to trust someone who speaks their language than anyone else.
Italian for better appreciating Italian Cinema
If you enjoy watching TV series and movies, you’ll definitely enjoy Italian Cinema. Not only that but Watching cinema serves as a great way to learn any language, so that’s double the advantage!
Italian for the ease of language learning.
Italian is a close cousin of the English Language. As such, if you have a good command of the English language, you’ll notice a lot of overlap between many words, especially between archaic English and Italian. So that’s another reason to pick up Italian.
Finally, Italian is a beautiful language to learn.
If you’ve ever heard anyone speak Italian on youtube or in a film, you’d have definitely noticed their inflexion. If nothing else, Italian is a lovely language and it sounds like music to your ears. If nothing else, you can impress other people with a beautiful language. And there you have it! 10 reasons why Italian is a good language to learn. And you can do it right here at Multibhashi. We have a course prepped and ready for you to dive into.