Stop reading, start speaking
Stop translating in your head and start speaking Italian for real with the only audio course that prompt you to speak.
At the risk of being excommunicated or some such thing, I have noted that the knew addition to the Vatican throne does not share the benign expression of his predecessor. In fact, I think he would look rather good in the part of Dracula. It’s those dark areas under his eyes which don’t do him any favours in this respect. He looks a little like the kind of guy you may have found if you were on the receiving end of the Spanish inquisition. I know it’s bad to go judging books by their covers and all that, but you do, don’t you?