GRAND DÉBUTANT / NY / THURSDAY 07-18-24

Level 2 | NYC In-person

Grand Débutant

Date
Thursday, Jul 18 - Thursday, Sep 19
Time
7:30pm - 9:00pm ET
Duration
10 Weeks

Teacher

Zohra was born in Virginia and was raised in an Algerian-American household between Madagascar, South Africa and Swaziland. She moved to New York City in 2013 to pursue her undergraduate studies in theatre, and has since received a Master’s Degree in Global Thought. Zohra is an artist, researcher and expert communicator with an ability to capture the nuance of language. She joined Coucou in March 2024, and is excited about putting all of her passions into practice in the classroom.

#Art Lover #Creative #Film Nerd #Supportive

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 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

Thursday Jul 18: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Thursday Jul 25: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Thursday Aug 01: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

Thursday Aug 08: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”

Thursday Aug 15: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Thursday Aug 22: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Thursday Aug 29: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Thursday Sep 05: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Thursday Sep 12: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Thursday Sep 19: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense

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