GRAND DÉBUTANT / NY / THURSDAY 06-13-24

Level 2 | NYC In-person

Grand Débutant

Date
Thursday, Jun 13 - Thursday, Aug 22
Time
7:30pm - 9:00pm ET
Duration
10 Weeks

Teacher

Born and raised in Paris, Gaspard also lived in China and New Zealand. He had never set foot in New York City before moving there with his wife in late 2023, and has spent a lot of time discovering the city since then. He’s always on the lookout for nice places to eat and loves cooking. He works as a product designer and is a real tech nerd!

 

 

 

Location

253 Centre St, New York NY 10013

*Skips 4th of July

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 Jun 13: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Thursday Jun 20: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Thursday Jun 27: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Thursday Jul 11: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Thursday Jul 18: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Thursday Jul 25: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Thursday Aug 01: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Thursday Aug 08: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Thursday Aug 15: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Thursday Aug 22: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense

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