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GRAND DÉBUTANT / NY / BIWEEKLY 08-05-24

Level 2 | NYC In-person

Grand Débutant Biweekly

Date
Monday, Aug 05 - Monday, Sep 09
Time
6:00pm - 7:30pm ET
Duration
5 Weeks

Teacher

Jihanne was born and raised in Avignon, in the south of France. After completing her Master’s Degree in Education, she taught in Lyon for five years. Passionate about travel and culture, Jihanne traveled throughout South America and Europe before moving to New York in 2021. She will help you interact in French, get to know the culture and prepare you for your next trip to France.

#Art Lover #Fashionista #Playful #Supportive

Max. Size:
10

Location

Biweekly – Mondays & Wednesdays

Skips Sept. 2nd

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

$429.00 + $29 coursebook

In stock

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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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Please note that our classes are only open to adults.

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Additional Material
for your Class


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

Monday Aug 05: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Wednesday Aug 07: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Monday Aug 12: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Wednesday Aug 14: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Monday Aug 19: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Wednesday Aug 21: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Monday Aug 26: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Wednesday Aug 28: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Wednesday Sep 04: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Monday Sep 09: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense