New Italian Espresso 1 (updated edition) textbook is for beginning to pre-intermediate Italian language learners. The textbook is designed specifically for English speakers. It puts a strong focus on the specific needs of English-speaking students by offering tailored exercises, instructions in English, and a grammar section with easy-to-use charts. It also includes a Video course with 15 episodes available streaming from the Publisher’s website or by using the QR Codes in the book. Audio tracks are downloadable on the Publisher’s website or playable with the QR codes in the book. Web-based supplementary resources and the interactive e-book version of the textbook.