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Learn everyday language of a foreign culture. Emphasis is on conversation, grammar and vocabulary. Ideal for those with no prior experience with the language.

$250
T.   Feb 10th - Apr 14th, 6:30pm
Beginner
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Tuesday February 10 6:30pm - 8pm 10 Sessions $250
Tuesday February 10 8pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $250
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In 6-8 weeks, basic conversation, reading, listening and writing skills will be taught. Students learn regular verbs ending in "er" and some irregular verbs: to be, to have, to do, to go, etc. In 8-12 weeks, students can expect to cover the present tense, basic negations, questions and adjectives. Some past tense usage will also be covered.Main conversation...

$300
W.   Jan 14th - Mar 4th, 7pm
Beginner
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Wednesday January 14 7pm - 8:30pm 8 Sessions $300
Saturday January 10 10:30am - 12pm 6 Sessions $225
Saturday January 10 10:30am - 12pm 8 Sessions $270
Saturday January 10 10:30am - 12pm 13 Sessions $380
Tuesday January 13 12:30pm - 2pm 6 Sessions $225
Tuesday January 13 12:30pm - 2pm 8 Sessions $270
Tuesday January 13 12:30pm - 2pm 13 Sessions $380
Wednesday January 14 7pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $250
Wednesday January 14 7pm - 8:30pm 13 Sessions $425
Thursday January 22 5:30pm - 7pm 6 Sessions $250
Thursday January 22 5:30pm - 7pm 8 Sessions $300
Thursday January 22 5:30pm - 7pm 13 Sessions $425
Monday January 26 7:30pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $425
Monday January 26 7:30pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $250
Monday January 26 7:30pm - 9pm 8 Sessions $300
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Level 1 is taught in English and is for those who want to start at the very beginning with French or for those who took a little bit of French in high school. If you’ve never taken a language class before, don’t worry – we will walk you through the basics and explain verb conjugations, vocab learning tips, etc. If you can struggle through saying...

$325
T.Th.   Jan 27th - Feb 26th, 10am
Beginner
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Tuesday January 27 10am - 12pm 10 Sessions $325
Tuesday February 17 7:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $365
Tuesday February 17 7:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $325
Tuesday January 27 7:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $365
Wednesday January 28 7:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $365
Wednesday January 28 7:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $325
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Students attending this class will focus on structured conversation and student interaction, learn greetings and other introductions. In this class, students will learn formal and informal speech, masculine and feminine articles and adjectives, singular and plural spelling and pronunciation, basic present tense and reflexive verbs, negation, and how...

$270
M.   Jan 5th - Feb 9th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Monday January 5 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday January 6 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday January 7 6:30pm - 7:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday January 8 6:30pm - 7:30pm 5 Sessions $270
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Students learn to ask different kinds of questions in order to elicit different kinds of responses using Qu’est-c que c’est? Qui est-ce? etc. Advanced beginner French 1 uses student interaction to facilitate the acquisition of new material and the effective recycling of old material. Conversation topics include the location of cities, towns and...

$270
M.   Jan 5th - Feb 9th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Monday January 5 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday January 6 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday January 7 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday January 8 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
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You know how do introduce yourself, build a basic sentence in French, and conjugate regular verbs in the present. Keep going, you're on the right track! You’re a Grand Débutant, if……you can say “thank you very much”, but can’t quite master “for all of your support”. You sprinkle your attempts with English, mix up your French-isms,...

$325
W.   Jan 7th - Feb 25th, 7:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Wednesday January 7 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Monday January 12 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Tuesday January 20 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Monday January 26 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
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You have never taken French before, or you have, long ago, but you don't remember much of it. Get started and sign up for our beginner level class! Débutant is right for you, if…You have no idea when to use le, la, or li (oh wait, we made that last one up).You took high school French…but you were too young to care.You don’t know or remember...

$395
Th.   Jan 8th - Feb 26th, 7:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Thursday January 8 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Thursday January 8 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Sunday January 11 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Sunday January 11 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Tuesday January 13 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Tuesday January 13 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Monday January 19 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Wednesday January 21 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Tuesday January 27 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Wednesday January 28 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
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You can hold your own in basic conversation, and explain what you did yesterday or last year, using the right tense. You are ready to take your French further. You’re an Apprenti, if…You can say I saw a movie, I want some milk, or I never get up early.You have a handle on past and present verb tenses. You know how to conjugate most irregular verbs...

$395
M.   Jan 19th - Mar 9th, 7:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Monday January 19 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Wednesday January 21 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Wednesday January 21 7:30pm - 8:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Wednesday January 28 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Thursday January 29 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Saturday January 31 1pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $325
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Students will learn the basics of the language and be able to build up enough knowledge to read and write to a beginner plus level. The course covers grammar, reading and writing practice while offering insight into the culture of the region. Given the subtle differences between European and American cultures, it is beneficial to the students...

$299
Th.   Jan 22nd - Mar 26th, 7pm
Beginner
(1)

New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$315
M.T.W.Th.F.   Jan 5th - Jan 9th, 10am
Beginner
Monday January 5 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday January 5 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday February 17 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday February 17 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
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New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$315
M.T.W.Th.F.   Jan 5th - Jan 9th, 10am
Beginner
Monday January 5 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday January 5 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday February 17 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday February 17 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
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Students attending this class will focus on structured conversation and student interaction, learn greetings and other introductions. In this class, students will learn formal and informal speech, masculine and feminine articles and adjectives, singular and plural spelling and pronunciation, basic present tense and reflexive verbs, negation, and how...

$270
M.   Feb 23rd - Mar 23rd, 6:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Monday February 23 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday February 24 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday February 25 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday February 26 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
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New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$615
M.   Jan 12th - Mar 30th, 10am
Beginner
Monday January 12 10am - 1pm 12 Sessions $615
Monday January 12 10:15am - 11:45am 23 Sessions $615
Monday January 12 6pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $585
Monday January 12 12pm - 1:30pm 23 Sessions $615
Monday January 12 5:45pm - 7:15pm 23 Sessions $615
Monday January 12 6pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $615
Monday January 12 7:30pm - 9pm 23 Sessions $615
Tuesday January 13 10am - 1pm 11 Sessions $615
Tuesday January 13 10:15am - 11:45am 22 Sessions $615
Tuesday January 13 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $585
Tuesday January 13 12pm - 1:30pm 22 Sessions $615
Tuesday January 13 5:45pm - 7:15pm 22 Sessions $615
Tuesday January 13 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $615
Tuesday January 13 7:30pm - 9pm 22 Sessions $615
Wednesday January 14 10am - 1pm 11 Sessions $615
Wednesday January 14 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $585
Wednesday January 14 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $615
Thursday January 15 10am - 1pm 11 Sessions $615
Thursday January 15 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $615
Thursday January 15 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $585
Saturday January 17 9:30am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $585
Saturday January 17 1:30pm - 4:30pm 11 Sessions $585
Saturday January 17 9:30am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $615
Saturday January 17 1:30pm - 4:30pm 11 Sessions $615
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New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$570
M.W.   Jan 12th - Feb 11th, 10am
Beginner
Monday January 12 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $570
Monday January 12 6pm - 9pm 10 Sessions $570
Tuesday January 13 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $570
Tuesday January 13 6pm - 9pm 10 Sessions $570
Monday February 23 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $570
Monday February 23 6pm - 9pm 10 Sessions $570
Tuesday February 24 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $570
Tuesday February 24 6pm - 9pm 10 Sessions $570
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New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$315
M.   Jan 12th - Feb 9th, 10am
Beginner
Monday January 12 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday January 12 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday January 13 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday January 13 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday January 14 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday January 14 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday January 15 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday January 15 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday January 17 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday January 17 1:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday February 23 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday February 23 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday February 23 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $300
Tuesday February 24 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday February 24 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $300
Tuesday February 24 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday February 25 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday February 25 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $300
Wednesday February 25 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday February 26 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday February 26 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $300
Thursday February 26 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday February 28 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $300
Saturday February 28 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday February 28 1:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $300
Saturday February 28 1:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $315
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New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$315
M.   Jan 12th - Feb 9th, 10am
Beginner
Monday January 12 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday January 12 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday January 13 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday January 14 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday January 14 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday January 14 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday January 17 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday January 17 1:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday January 17 1:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $300
Monday February 23 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday February 23 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday February 24 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday February 24 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday February 25 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday February 28 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday February 28 1:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday March 3 6am - 9am 4 Sessions $315
Tuesday March 3 10am - 1pm 4 Sessions $315
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New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$330
M.   Jan 12th - Mar 30th, 10:15am
Beginner
Monday January 12 10:15am - 11:45am 12 Sessions $330
Monday January 12 12pm - 1:30pm 12 Sessions $330
Monday January 12 5:45pm - 7:15pm 12 Sessions $330
Monday January 12 6pm - 7:30pm 12 Sessions $320
Monday January 12 7:30pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $330
Monday January 12 7:45pm - 9:15pm 12 Sessions $320
Tuesday January 13 10:15am - 11:45am 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday January 13 12pm - 1:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday January 13 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday January 13 6pm - 7:30pm 11 Sessions $320
Tuesday January 13 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday January 13 7:45pm - 9:15pm 11 Sessions $320
Wednesday January 14 10:15am - 11:45am 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday January 14 12pm - 1:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday January 14 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday January 14 6pm - 7:30pm 11 Sessions $320
Wednesday January 14 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday January 14 7:45pm - 9:15pm 11 Sessions $320
Thursday January 15 10:15am - 11:45am 11 Sessions $330
Thursday January 15 12pm - 1:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday January 15 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday January 15 6pm - 7:30pm 11 Sessions $320
Thursday January 15 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday January 15 7:45pm - 9:15pm 11 Sessions $320
Friday January 16 10:15am - 11:45am 11 Sessions $330
Friday January 16 12pm - 1:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Saturday January 17 9:15am - 10:45am 11 Sessions $330
Saturday January 17 9:15am - 10:45am 11 Sessions $320
Saturday January 17 11am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Saturday January 17 11am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $320
Saturday January 17 11am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $320
Saturday January 17 1:15pm - 2:45pm 11 Sessions $330
Saturday January 17 1:15pm - 2:45pm 11 Sessions $320
Saturday January 17 3pm - 4:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Saturday January 17 3pm - 4:30pm 11 Sessions $320
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Students learn to ask different kinds of questions in order to elicit different kinds of responses using Qu’est-c que c’est? Qui est-ce? etc. Advanced beginner French 2 uses student interaction to facilitate the acquisition of new material and the effective recycling of old material. Conversation topics include the location of cities, towns and...

$270
M.   Feb 23rd - Mar 23rd, 6:30pm
Beginner
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Monday February 23 6:30pm - 7:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday February 24 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday February 25 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday February 26 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
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New to French? Start speaking French from day one with the French 101 class for complete beginners and experience an immersive introduction to all things French!Learn to understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases to interact with others at a beginner’s level through authentic resources and real world tasks that will introduce...

$330
M.   Jan 12th - Mar 30th, 5:45pm
Beginner
Monday January 12 5:45pm - 7:15pm 12 Sessions $330
Monday January 12 7:30pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $330
Tuesday January 13 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday January 13 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday January 14 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday January 14 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday January 15 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday January 15 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
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Beginner levels learn the fundamentals of French conversation, build vocabulary, acquire basic grammar, and work on native pronunciation. Below is a partial list of what a Beginner may cover:Vocabulary & ConceptsGreeting & Parting SalutationsSocial Introductions (Hello, I am)NumbersAlphabetFoodsDays of the WeekMonths of the YearTelling TimeCounting...

$169
T.   Jan 13th - Feb 10th, 6:30pm
Beginner
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Tuesday January 13 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $169
Tuesday February 17 6:30am - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $169
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