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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...

$365
Th.   Mar 19th, 7:30pm
Beginner
(14)
Thursday March 19 7:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $365
Tuesday April 21 7:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $325
Wednesday April 22 7pm - 9pm 10 Sessions $365
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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...

$250
W.   Mar 11th, 7:30pm
Beginner
(11)
Wednesday March 11 7:30pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $250
Wednesday March 11 7:30pm - 9pm 8 Sessions $300
Wednesday March 11 7:30pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $425
Thursday March 12 5:30pm - 7pm 6 Sessions $250
Thursday March 12 5:30pm - 7pm 8 Sessions $300
Thursday March 12 5:30pm - 7pm 12 Sessions $425
Friday March 13 10:30am - 12pm 6 Sessions $225
Friday March 13 10:30am - 12pm 8 Sessions $270
Friday March 13 10:30am - 12pm 12 Sessions $380
Tuesday March 24 7pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $250
Tuesday March 24 7pm - 8:30pm 8 Sessions $300
Tuesday March 24 7pm - 8:30pm 12 Sessions $425
Wednesday March 25 1:30pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $225
Wednesday March 25 1:30pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $270
Wednesday March 25 1:30pm - 3pm 12 Sessions $380
Saturday March 28 1:30pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $225
Saturday March 28 1:30pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $270
Saturday March 28 1:30pm - 3pm 12 Sessions $380
Wednesday April 1 1:30pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $250
Wednesday April 1 1:30pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $300
Wednesday April 1 1:30pm - 3pm 12 Sessions $425
Monday April 13 6pm - 7:30pm 6 Sessions $250
Monday April 13 6pm - 7:30pm 8 Sessions $300
Monday April 13 6pm - 7:30pm 12 Sessions $425
Tuesday April 28 12:30pm - 2pm 6 Sessions $225
Tuesday April 28 12:30pm - 2pm 8 Sessions $270
Tuesday April 28 12:30pm - 2pm 12 Sessions $380
Saturday May 2 10:30am - 12pm 6 Sessions $225
Saturday May 2 10:30am - 12pm 12 Sessions $380
Saturday May 2 10:30am - 12pm 8 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,...

$395
Th.   Mar 5th, 7:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Thursday March 5 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Sunday March 8 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Thursday March 12 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Monday March 23 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Tuesday March 24 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Tuesday March 24 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Wednesday April 1 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Thursday April 2 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Monday April 6 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
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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...

$325
Sa.   Mar 7th, 11am
Beginner
(2)
Saturday March 7 11am - 1pm 8 Sessions $325
Monday March 23 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Thursday March 26 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Saturday March 28 11am - 1pm 8 Sessions $395
Wednesday April 1 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Thursday April 2 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
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Students are introduced to the French language and culture in this basic course. Thematic-based activities will teach basic vocabulary, grammar rules and develop conversational skills. Recommended for adults with limited or no French language skills.

$299
Sa.   Mar 7th, 9:30am
Beginner

At the end of the course the student:Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions such as ''hello'', ''good-bye'' and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.Can introduce himself/herself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as name, address, where he/she lives, people he/she...

$299
Sa.Su.   Mar 7th, 2:30pm
Beginner
Saturday March 7 2:30pm - 4pm 8 Sessions $299
Saturday April 4 2:30pm - 4pm 8 Sessions $299
Saturday May 2 2:30pm - 4pm 8 Sessions $299
Saturday June 6 2:30pm - 4pm 8 Sessions $299
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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...

$405
T.   Mar 24th, 7:30pm
Beginner
(2)
Tuesday March 24 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
Sunday March 29 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Monday March 30 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Monday March 30 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Sunday April 5 12:30pm - 2:30pm 8 Sessions $325
Tuesday April 14 7:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $405
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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.   Apr 6th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(1)
Monday April 6 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday April 7 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday April 8 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday April 9 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Monday July 6 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday July 7 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday July 8 7:15am - 2pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday July 9 6:30pm - 8:30pm 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.   Apr 6th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(1)
Monday April 6 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday April 7 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday April 8 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday April 9 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Monday July 6 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $245
Tuesday July 7 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday July 8 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday July 9 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
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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.   Mar 31st, 6:30pm
Beginner
(2)

This beginner class is for absolute beginners or for people who studied French a long time ago and want to start again from the beginning to make sure they don’t have any gaps. The class moves pretty quickly so even if you already know a few things but are rusty on the grammar, this beginner class could be right for you. In 8 weeks, you'll learn: Pronunciation...

$395
M.   Mar 23rd, 6:15pm
Beginner
(3)
Monday March 23 6:15pm - 7:45pm 8 Sessions $395
Tuesday March 24 12:30pm - 1:45pm 8 Sessions $300
Tuesday March 24 8pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $295
Wednesday March 25 12:45pm - 2:15pm 8 Sessions $320
Thursday March 26 8pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Saturday March 28 10:30am - 11:45am 8 Sessions $300
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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.   Mar 30th, 10am
Beginner
Monday March 30 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday March 30 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday May 11 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday May 11 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
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This Level 2 course is for people who recently completed a beginner course or have basic knowledge of French including the present and simple past tenses. More advanced grammar is presented and the class incorporates more speaking practice. Over 8 weeks, we'll focus on building conversation skills and mid-level grammar. In 8 weeks, you'll...

$300
T.   Mar 24th, 2pm
Beginner
(3)
Tuesday March 24 2pm - 3:15pm 8 Sessions $300
Tuesday March 24 6:15pm - 7:45pm 8 Sessions $395
Wednesday March 25 10:30am - 12pm 8 Sessions $320
Wednesday March 25 8pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $395
Thursday March 26 6:15pm - 7:45pm 8 Sessions $395
Saturday March 28 1:30pm - 2:45pm 8 Sessions $300
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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.   May 18th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(1)
Monday May 18 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday May 19 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday May 20 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday May 21 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Monday August 17 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $270
Tuesday August 18 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday August 19 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday August 20 6:30pm - 8:30pm 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 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.   May 18th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(1)
Monday May 18 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Tuesday May 19 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday May 20 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday May 21 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Monday August 17 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $270
Tuesday August 18 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Wednesday August 19 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
Thursday August 20 6:30pm - 8:30pm 5 Sessions $270
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At the end of the course, the student:Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment).Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine...

$299
Th.   Apr 2nd, 6:45pm
Beginner
Thursday April 2 6:45pm - 8:15pm 8 Sessions $299
Thursday June 4 6:45pm - 8:15pm 8 Sessions $299
Thursday August 6 6:45pm - 8:15pm 8 Sessions $299
Thursday October 1 6:45pm - 8:15pm 8 Sessions $299
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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.   Apr 6th, 10am
Beginner
Monday April 6 10am - 1pm 9 Sessions $570
Monday April 6 6pm - 9pm 9 Sessions $570
Tuesday April 7 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $570
Tuesday April 7 6pm - 9pm 10 Sessions $570
Monday May 18 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $570
Monday May 18 6pm - 9pm 10 Sessions $570
Tuesday May 19 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $570
Tuesday May 19 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.   Apr 6th, 10am
Beginner
Monday April 6 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Monday April 6 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday April 7 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday April 7 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday April 8 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday April 8 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday April 9 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday April 9 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday April 11 9:30am - 12:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday April 11 1:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $315
Saturday May 16 9:30am - 12:30pm 6 Sessions $315
Saturday May 16 9:30am - 12:30pm 6 Sessions $300
Saturday May 16 1:30pm - 4:30pm 6 Sessions $315
Saturday May 16 1:30pm - 4:30pm 6 Sessions $300
Monday May 18 10am - 1pm 6 Sessions $315
Monday May 18 6pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $315
Monday May 18 6pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $300
Tuesday May 19 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday May 19 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Tuesday May 19 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $300
Wednesday May 20 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday May 20 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Wednesday May 20 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $300
Thursday May 21 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday May 21 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $315
Thursday May 21 6pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $300
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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.   Apr 6th, 10am
Beginner
Monday April 6 10am - 1pm 12 Sessions $615
Monday April 6 10:15am - 11:45am 23 Sessions $615
Monday April 6 12pm - 1:30pm 23 Sessions $615
Monday April 6 5:45pm - 7:15pm 23 Sessions $615
Monday April 6 6pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $615
Monday April 6 6pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $585
Monday April 6 7:30pm - 9pm 23 Sessions $615
Tuesday April 7 10am - 1pm 11 Sessions $615
Tuesday April 7 10:15am - 11:45am 22 Sessions $615
Tuesday April 7 12pm - 1:30pm 22 Sessions $615
Tuesday April 7 5:45pm - 7:15pm 22 Sessions $615
Tuesday April 7 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $615
Tuesday April 7 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $585
Tuesday April 7 7:30pm - 9pm 22 Sessions $615
Wednesday April 8 10am - 1pm 11 Sessions $615
Wednesday April 8 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $615
Wednesday April 8 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $585
Thursday April 9 10am - 1pm 11 Sessions $615
Thursday April 9 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $615
Thursday April 9 6pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $585
Saturday April 11 9:30am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $615
Saturday April 11 9:30am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $585
Saturday April 11 1:30pm - 4:30pm 11 Sessions $615
Saturday April 11 1:30pm - 4:30pm 11 Sessions $585
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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.   Apr 6th, 10:15am
Beginner
Monday April 6 10:15am - 11:45am 12 Sessions $330
Monday April 6 12pm - 1:30pm 12 Sessions $330
Monday April 6 5:45pm - 7:15pm 12 Sessions $330
Monday April 6 6pm - 7:30pm 12 Sessions $320
Monday April 6 7:30pm - 9pm 12 Sessions $330
Monday April 6 7:45pm - 9:15pm 12 Sessions $320
Tuesday April 7 10:15am - 11:45am 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday April 7 12pm - 1:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday April 7 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday April 7 6pm - 7:30pm 11 Sessions $320
Tuesday April 7 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Tuesday April 7 7:45pm - 9:15pm 11 Sessions $320
Wednesday April 8 10:15am - 11:45am 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday April 8 12pm - 1:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday April 8 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday April 8 6pm - 7:30pm 10 Sessions $320
Wednesday April 8 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Wednesday April 8 7:45pm - 9:15pm 10 Sessions $320
Thursday April 9 10:15am - 11:45am 11 Sessions $330
Thursday April 9 12pm - 1:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday April 9 5:45pm - 7:15pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday April 9 6pm - 7:30pm 9 Sessions $320
Thursday April 9 7:30pm - 9pm 11 Sessions $330
Thursday April 9 7:45pm - 9:15pm 9 Sessions $320
Saturday April 11 9:15am - 10:45am 11 Sessions $330
Saturday April 11 9:15am - 10:45am 8 Sessions $320
Saturday April 11 11am - 12:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Saturday April 11 11am - 12:30pm 8 Sessions $320
Saturday April 11 1:15pm - 2:45pm 11 Sessions $330
Saturday April 11 1:15pm - 2:45pm 8 Sessions $320
Saturday April 11 3pm - 4:30pm 11 Sessions $330
Saturday April 11 3pm - 4:30pm 8 Sessions $320
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