Beginner - Level 1 (A1-1)

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Content  - Beginner 1 

Required Textbook

In this course you will cover Units 0 to Unit 2, pp. 13 to 57.

Learn How To

* Greet someone
* Introduce yourself and/or others
* Communicate in class
* Ask for information
* Ask questions
* Describe accommodation
* Ask and provide information about accommodation
* Describe a person

Society & Culture

* French monuments
* French greetings and etiquette
* French cities and people
* Unusual homes in France and Switzerland
* French personalities
* Bastille Day


* Alphabet and numbers
* Nationalities and languages
* Age
* Colors
* Personal traits
* Physical description
* Days and months
* Emotions
* Professions
* Accommodation, rooms and amenities


* Verbs  être, avoir, s’appeler, venir, aller
* Present tense ER verbs (parler, habiter)
* Gender and number of * nouns and adjectives
* Prepositions (à, en, au, aux)
* Negative form (ne…pas)
* Articles : Definite (le, la, les), Indefinite (un, une, des)
* Possessive adjectives
* Basic question forms

 Select your Beginner - Level 1 course  (August 24 - October 17)

The Beginner 1 class initially scheduled on September 7 (Labor Day) is rescheduled on September 8 at 6 pm.

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As the basic foundation for French you will begin your journey in getting familiar with learning how to introduce yourself and greet others, learn to count, and some of the basic cultural aspects of France. In this course you will learn how to pronounce simple verbs and their conjugations, as well as how to express yourself in the present and passé composé

In this course, you will cover Units 0 to Unit 2, pp. 13 to 57.

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Beginner - Level 1 (A1-1)

29 Aug 2020 to 17 Oct 2020
  • Saturday - 10:00am to 12:00pm (Marion Lovinger)
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$485.00 USD
Beginner - Level 1 (A1-1)

24 Aug 2020 to 12 Oct 2020
  • Monday - 6:00pm to 8:00pm (Marion Lovinger)

$485.00 USD

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