GRAND DÉBUTANT / NY / SUNDAY 05-12-24

Level 2 | NYC In-person

Grand Débutant

Date
Sunday, May 12 - Sunday, Jul 28
Time
12:00pm - 1:30pm ET
Duration
10 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 5 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.

Location

253 Centre St, New York NY 10013

*Skips Memorial Day and 4th of July weekend

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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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 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

Sunday May 12: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Sunday May 19: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Sunday Jun 02: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Sunday Jun 09: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Sunday Jun 16: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Sunday Jun 23: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Sunday Jun 30: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Sunday Jul 14: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Sunday Jul 21: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Sunday Jul 28: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense