Espresso Ragazzi 1 is the first level in an Italian textbook course divided into three levels. It is inspired by modern and innovative methodological principles aimed specifically at teenagers wishing to learn Italian. The units include themes that are of interest to teenagers such as friends, school, family, free time, etc. The textbook contains video course activities, grammar pages, culture pages, practice exercises, tests and answer keys. The DVD can be played with or without Italian subtitles and the audio CD has all the tracks for the textbook, workbook, and tests.