GRAND DÉBUTANT / LA / WEDNESDAY 05-22-24

Level 2 | LA In-person

Grand Débutant

Date
Wednesday, May 22 - Wednesday, Jul 24
Time
1:00pm - 2:30pm PT
Duration
10 Weeks

Teacher

Born and raised in Paris, Jordan started working as a French tutor in New York in 2013. He is also an actor and writer who creates installations and performance art exhibited by Baert Gallery in Downtown LA. Jordan is Coucou’s resident film buff, having hosted several workshops about French cinema. Jordan runs @filmsdulosangeles, an LA-based media company aimed at cultivating passion for international cinema.

Location

2400 Hyperion Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90027

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
for your Class


Niveau 2 – Exercise Book

Niveau 2 – Exercise Book

From $29.00
Flashcards – Vocab Pack 1

Flashcards – Vocab Pack 1

$44.00

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

Wednesday May 22: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Wednesday May 29: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Wednesday Jun 05: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Wednesday Jun 12: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Wednesday Jun 19: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Wednesday Jun 26: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Wednesday Jul 03: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Wednesday Jul 10: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Wednesday Jul 17: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Wednesday Jul 24: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense