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GRAND DÉBUTANT / LA / SATURDAY 09-14-24

Level 2 | LA In-person

Grand Débutant culver CITY

Date
Saturday, Sep 14 - Saturday, Nov 16
Time
11:00am - 12:30pm PT
Duration
10 Weeks

Teacher

Jérémy is a French-Italian actor, producer, writer, and teacher from Toulouse, France. He moved to Los Angeles in 2021, where he continued his career and found his life partner. A holder of an MFA in Acting (2022), BA in English World Studies, and BA in Cinema, Jérémy has taught French, Acting, and English in various colleges in France and England. He joined Coucou in 2023. Passionate about good food, drinks, and dark humor, Jérémy enjoys debates, politics, and 20th Century History. His favorite film is Marcel Pagnol’s “Marius,” and he’s a Star Wars enthusiast. In leisure, he plays video games or relaxes with friends over an apéro.

#Art Lover #Foodie #Playful #Supportive

Location

This class will be taught mainly in English, with French being introduced gradually via simple conversation prompts.

$429.00 + $29 coursebook

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Niveau 2 –  Course book

Required Course Books.

Niveau 2 – Course book

The course book is required to take this class. It contains all lesson content as well as homework. Required Coursebooks will be automatically added to your cart when registering.

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Additional Material
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Niveau 2 – Exercise Book

Niveau 2 – Exercise Book

From $29.00
Flashcards – Vocab Pack 2

Flashcards – Vocab Pack 2

$55.00

Exercise books are highly recommended for personal study and contain additional practice materials, as well as answer keys for all exercises. Flashcards are a fun and effective way to memorize French vocabulary.




You're Grand Débutant, if...

You can introduce yourself in French, talk about your job and hobbies – even if you sometimes have to rely on the kindness (and patience) of strangers to make yourself understood.

You can conjugate regular verbs in the present tense. You can also conjugate common irregular verbs, such as être, avoir, faire and aller.

You know how to get articles and adjectives to agree with their nouns (for the most part).

You know how to construct a basic sentence in French (subject, verb, object, etc).

THE CURRICULUM

Saturday Sep 14: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Saturday Sep 21: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Saturday Sep 28: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Saturday Oct 05: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Saturday Oct 12: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Saturday Oct 19: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Saturday Oct 26: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Saturday Nov 02: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Saturday Nov 09: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Saturday Nov 16: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense