4. Italian Couple - Studying in Australia

Intermediate-Advanced: Level of difficulty 8/10: Part of a native speaker interview with Michela and Flavio, a young couple from Rome who both graduated from La Sapienza University in Rome, Flavio in environmental economics and Michela in jurisprudence. They have come to live in Perth for four years, while Flavio does a research doctorate in environmental economics.

Title: University and environment | L’università e l’ambiente: They talk about the subject of his research, the beautiful Ningaloo Reef off the coast of Western Australia and about the fame of La Sapienza University (founded in 1303, the largest university in Europe, with over 115,000 students). Flavio comments on the excellence of the professors at La Sapienza.