GRAND DÉBUTANT / NY / THURSDAY 04-25-24

Level 2 | NYC In-person

Grand Débutant

Date
Thursday, Apr 25 - Thursday, Jun 27
Time
5:45pm - 7:15pm ET
Duration
10 Weeks

Teacher

Alex was born and raised in Lyon and then moved to Paris to study finance. He did a semester abroad in Saint Petersburg, Russia and really wanted to discover the US. He arrived first in California, in March 2020 and then moved to NYC in June 2021. In addition to his full time job, Alex loves to teach French and speak about French culture. He also likes skiing, scuba diving and traveling as well as playing soccer.

Location

253 Centre St, New York NY 10013

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

Thursday Apr 25: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Thursday May 02: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Thursday May 09: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Thursday May 16: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Thursday May 23: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Thursday May 30: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Thursday Jun 06: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Thursday Jun 13: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Thursday Jun 20: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Thursday Jun 27: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense