GRAND DÉBUTANT / NY / SATURDAY 06-29-24

Level 2 | NYC In-person

Grand Débutant

Date
Saturday, Jun 29 - Saturday, Sep 14
Time
12:30pm - 2:00pm ET
Duration
10 Weeks

Teacher

Born and raised in Lyon, Elsa moved to NYC in 2019 to study business law and real estate. Born of French and Congolese descent, she grew up in a culturally mixed household which awakened her desire to discover the world. Elsa is a published author in France and is passionate about literature, creative writing and arts in general. She loves learning new languages and meeting people. In her free time, Elsa loves to develop her photography skills, spend time with her dog and discover new places to visit in NYC.

#Art Lover #Foodie #Playful #Supportive

Location

253 Centre St, New York NY 10013

*Skips 4th of July and Labor Day weekends

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 2

Flashcards – Vocab Pack 2

$55.00
Flashcards – Vocab Pack 1

Flashcards – Vocab Pack 1

$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 Jun 29: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Saturday Jul 13: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Saturday Jul 20: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Saturday Jul 27: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Saturday Aug 03: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Saturday Aug 10: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Saturday Aug 17: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Saturday Aug 24: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Saturday Sep 07: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Saturday Sep 14: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense

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