1.Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Season the water generously with salt and then add the linguine. Cook the pasta according to the package instructions, Reserve 1 cup of the pasta water before draining the pasta.
2.While your pasta is cooking, heat a tablespoon of olive oil in a small pan over medium heat.
3.Stir in the breadcrumbs and toast them until golden brown, about 1-2 minutes, leave to cool a little then mix with the grated parmesan.
4. Warm the semidried tomato in a sauté pan with a little olive oil.
5.Add the drained pasta back into the pot and add the tapenade, and ½ cup of the pasta water. Toss well to combine adding a little more water to loosen if needed.
6. Divide the tapenade pasta between 4 warm pasta bowls, top with the semi dried tomatoes, the parmesan breadcrumbs, a twist of black pepper, garnish with the sprigs of basil and tuck in.