GRAND DÉBUTANT / NY / TUESDAY 05-21-24

Level 2 | NYC In-person

Grand Débutant

Date
Tuesday, May 21 - Tuesday, Jul 23
Time
7:30pm - 9:00pm ET
Duration
10 Weeks

Teacher

William was born in Switzerland and grew up in Paris. After studying design, he worked for several French design agencies and international brands. In 2022, he moved to NYC and joined Coucou. As a designer, William is passionate about branding, architecture and graphic design, but as a Swiss, he’s also a mountain addict!

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

Tuesday May 21: Lesson 1
How to ask a question

Tuesday May 28: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense

Tuesday Jun 04: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense

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

Tuesday Jun 18: Lesson 5
How to say “some”

Tuesday Jun 25: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity

Tuesday Jul 02: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense

Tuesday Jul 09: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense

Tuesday Jul 16: Lesson 9
Negative expressions

Tuesday Jul 23: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense

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