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Every Wednesday • 8:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m. • [Zoom] 

January 13, 20, 27 • February 3, 10, 17, 24 • March 3, 10, 17, 24, (31 no class) • April 7

“French 1” is for beginners who have little or no French language skills. We will learn words, expressions and phrases useful to those who would like to visit France and not have to depend on a tour guide all the time. Many French people in tourist areas speak English, so why study French? You do not need a lot of French to get along famously with the French, demonstrate appreciation for their culture and put smiles on their faces. We will concentrate on key phrases, vocabulary and cultural hints to help you speak courteously and respectfully when shopping, traveling and buying too much delicious food. 

Textbook (optional): “Living Language French, Essential Edition:” Beginner course, including course book, 3 audio CDs and free online learning lab. (ISBN-13: 978-0-307-47842-9) 

Instructor: John Gossett     Coordinator: Joan Levine

 

Check out the presentation about our French  courses that we made for the Fall Open House.