French Beginner 1Cactus Language Courses »
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Sat, Jan 11: 10:00am - 2:30pm
Other start dates (4)
16 Court St 34th Floor
New York, NY 11241 (Map)
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- Class Level: Beginner
- Age Requirements: 18 and older
- Average Class Size: 12
What you'll learn in this basic french class: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 to be aware of such differences which are embedded in the language.
This course is for students who fit this description:"I have no knowledge or understanding of the language, or just a very basic knowledge, perhaps no more than a few key words and expressions. I have no real idea about the grammar, and I have a very limited vocabulary."
Topics & Vocabulary
- Alphabet + letters combination
- Nationalities and countries
- Giving personal details (address, telephone number, email, age)
- Filling a form
- Food and drinks
- Holidays in France and abroad
- Describing a city (jobs and places)
- Using a dictionary
- Nouns – feminine, masculine, singular, plural
- The verbs ‘être’, ‘avoir’ in the present tense
- Articles – definite and indefinite
- Adjective agreement in gender and number
- Verbs in ‘ER’
- Etre and Avoir
- Prepositions of place
- Il y a + Il n’y a pas
- Word order: sentence/question
- Key prepositions – à, dans, en, au, etc.
- Yes/no questions
- Cities of France
- French speaking countries
- French names
- Map of France
- Lots of speaking/active practice
- Lots of listening
- Pronunciation – key sounds
Cancellation Policy More than 7 days before course start date: Cactus can offer you a full refund of your course up to one week before the advertised start date.
Less than 7 days before course start date: You can transfer your booking to the next course at no extra charge OR we can issue you a refund of the course fee minus a $50 administration fee.
After the first lesson: You can transfer your booking to the next course at no extra charge OR we can issue you a refund of the course fee minus a $50 administration fee.
After the second lesson: We can issue you a refund of the course fee minus a $100 administration fee. After the 3rd lesson: You will not be entitled to any refund and you will NOT be able to transfer your booking to the next course.
Teacher: French Native teacherSee Classes Taught by This Teacher »
Start Dates (4)
French Native teacher
Sat, Jan 11 10:00am - 2:30pm
Sat, Jan 18 10:00am - 2:30pm
Sat, Jan 25 10:00am - 2:30pm
Sat, Feb 01 10:00am - 2:30pm
Sat, Feb 08 10:00am - 2:30pm
Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn
16 Court St
Btwn Montague & Remsen Streets
New York, NY 11241
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School: Cactus Language Courses
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