This class will be taught mainly in English, with French being introduced gradually via simple conversation prompts.
$389.00 + $25 coursebook
Required Course Books.
Niveau 2 – Course book
The course book is required to take this class (we will also be sending a digital version free of charge along with the Zoom link the day before your class starts). 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.
You'll receive a Zoom link to join the class the day before class starts.
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).
Wednesday Feb 07: Lesson 1
How to ask a question
Wednesday Feb 14: Lesson 2
“Can”, “must”, “to want” and “to know” in the present tense
Wednesday Feb 21: Lesson 3
“To take”, “to come”, “to hold” in the present tense
Wednesday Feb 28: Lesson 4
When to say “he/she is” vs. “it is”
Wednesday Mar 06: Lesson 5
How to say “some”
Wednesday Mar 13: Lesson 6
Expressions of quantity
Wednesday Mar 20: Lesson 7
Irregular verbs patterns in the present tense
Wednesday Mar 27: Lesson 8
Reflexive and reciprocal verbs in the present tense
Wednesday Apr 03: Lesson 9
Wednesday Apr 10: Lesson 10
Introduction to the “passé composé” - the main past tense