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OUR NEXT SESSION: SUMMER 2017
                July 5-August 29

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8-week session, $279 materials included
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REGISTRATION POLICIES 

Before signing up for a course, we invite you to read carefully our registration policies. Each class requires a minimum of 5 participants and is limited to 10 participants maximum. Therefore, we recommend our students to register early to save a seat in their class of choice! 


PENDING REGISTRATION 

Since our classes are limited to 10 participants maximum, please note that registrations have to be fully completed to save a seat in your class of choice. In an effort to accommodate our communities, 

ALL PENDING REGISTRATION WILL BE CANCELLED

LISTING OF CLASSES

All our classes are listed by CHRONOLOGICAL TIME ORDER and are also listed by COLOR CODES: 

BASIC classes (A) are in blue,  INTERMEDIATE (B) classes in white, ADVANCED (C) classes in red.


Upcoming events

    • 03 Jun 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Lef
    • 5

    FREE TRIAL CLASSES & OPEN HOUSE

    — for all levels — FREE admission

    Saturday, June 3 / 1:00-3:00pm

    Give French a try on us whether you take a class or not. FREE trial classes, FREE placement tests, FREE refreshments and snacks.

    For more information, contact us at info@lef-learn-french.com

    À L’École Française, le bonheur, c’est d’apprendre…

    LéF : Liberté-Égalité-Fraternité

    • 28 Jun 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Lef
    • 19

    FREE TRIAL CLASSES & OPEN HOUSE

    — for all levels — FREE admission

    Wednesday, June 28 / 6:00-8:00pm

    Give French a try on us whether you take a class or not. FREE trial classes, FREE placement tests, FREE refreshments and snacks.

    For more information, contact us at info@lef-learn-french.com

    À L’École Française, le bonheur, c’est d’apprendre…

    LéF : Liberté-Égalité-Fraternité

    • 01 Jul 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Lef
    • 20

    FREE TRIAL CLASSES & OPEN HOUSE

    — for all levels — FREE admission

    Saturday, July 1 / 1:00-3:00pm

    Give French a try on us whether you take a class or not. FREE trial classes, FREE placement tests, FREE refreshments and snacks.

    For more information, contact us at info@lef-learn-french.com

    À L’École Française, le bonheur, c’est d’apprendre…

    LéF : Liberté-Égalité-Fraternité

    • 05 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 6 — Études, Professions et Emploi        

    206a Wednesdays, July 5-August 23 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $270 (materials included)

    In this sixth level of French, we will focus on education, professions and employment. We will focus on talking about education and studies, applying for a job, taking a French interview or hiring a candidate, writing a resume in French using its standards and making comparisons.   We will review the present tense of irregular and –OIR verbs, the passé composé vs imparfait, directs/indirect/En and Y pronouns, and expression of duration (depuis, pendant, pour, etc.)  « Il faut travailler pour vivre et non pas vivre pour travailler… » Proverbe

    • 05 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REFRESHER COURSE — INTERMEDIATE I — Levels 10-11-12 - Brush-up Lower Intermediate I

    351c Wednesdays, July 5-August 23 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this fast-paced course you will review past and future tenses, the conditionnel présent/passé, the subjonctif, the passif, and the pronoms relatifs simples (qui, que, où, dont).  We will also discuss topics of interest such as new technologies, the internet, social media, and the traditional media (television, radio and the press). « Le vrai pouvoir, c’est la connaissance. » F. Bacon

    • 05 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 2

    REGULAR INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 13 —Vie affective, Art et Culture

    313a Wednesdays, July 5-August 23 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this thirteenth level of French, we will focus on talking about friendship and love relationships, entertainment, hobbies and leisure activities.

    We will review all the French tenses (from present to subjunctive), adjectives (préfixes et suffixes), regular and irregular adverbs (-ment), le gérondif (en allant), les pronoms ce qui, ce que, ce dont… …). « Aimer ce n’est pas se regarder l’un l’autre, c’est regarder ensemble dans la même direction » A. De Saint-Exupéry

    • 05 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 8 - Communication, Vie sociale et Technologie !

    208a Wednesdays, July 5-August 23 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this eighth level of French, we will focus on means of communication, social events, the media, new technologies and review all the basic levels with a focus on CONVERSATION. Upon completion of this level, we will be able to talk further about our social lives, explore the greatest inventions of our time, make a detailed description of an object, ask information about computers,  smart phones and any electronic devices in general to be able to solve any technological issues! We will review the present and past tenses (passé composé vs imparfait), the imperative form, the future simple, and learn les pronoms relatifs simples (qui, que, où, dont).

    • 05 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REFRESHER COURSE — LOWER INTERMEDIATE I — Levels 7-8-9

    351a Wednesdays, July 5-August 23 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    Feeling like it’s time for a review?  In this class you will go beyond the basics and cover the passé composé vs imparfait, the futur simple, the conditionnel présent, and the pronouns y and en.  You will also work on your pronunciation and increase your vocabulary while discussing sports, health and medicine, cosmetics and the beauty industry.  « Un esprit sain dans un corps sain » Rabelais

    • 05 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    LE CLUB CONVERSATION B2 — INTERMEDIATE II  

    450a Wednesdays, July 5-August 23 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    You have learned a lot of grammar and vocabulary, but no matter how you rack your brain, you still can’t figure out how to express certain ideas?  In this relaxed yet structured setting, we will discuss timely topics, reviewing grammar when necessary. You will be encouraged to lose your inhibitions and voice your opinions, reviewing the finer points of grammar and syntax allowing you to communicate more precisely, concisely, and confidently.  Say good-bye to your old bad habits!

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 11:40 AM
    • Lef
    • 9

    GRAMMAIRE AVANCÉE B2/C1 — ADVANCED I — Levels 18-19-20+   

    550a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 10:00-11:40am

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    If you have completed the intermediate II levels and would like to review and reinforce the most complex grammatical structures that you have previously learned, then this class is for you!  By means of fun exercises and activities, we will revisit all the tenses, expressions of goals, cause, consequence, and concession; nominalisation, passé simple, il est vs c’est, faire vs rendre, les faux amis, and many more grammatical structures you will select based on your needs.  Remember, French grammar is your friend! « Je regarde la grammaire comme la première partie de l'art de penser. » E. de Condillac

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 4 — Bienvenue à Paris !

    104a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this fourth level of French, we will focus on moving around Paris, taking public transportation, booking a hotel room, renting a car or an apartment, making a description of our housing, giving or asking for time and talking about our past. We will review the present tense of irregular verbs (savoir vs connaître /-RE verbs) and reflexive verbs such as se promener. We will study in depth the passé composé, prepositions and adverbs of location and time…Welcome to Paris ! « Tout commence à Paris. » Nancy Spain

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REFRESHER COURSE — BASIC II — Levels 4-5-6              

    251a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    This class will prepare you to move on to the intermediate level with confidence.  We will review the present tense of irregular verbs (savoir vs. connaître, pouvoir, vouloir, devoir) and reflexive verbs as well as the passé composé, the imparfait, direct and indirect pronouns, and the expression of duration (depuis, pendant, pour, etc.).  You will expand your vocabulary (transportation, housing, shopping, studies, work, and cultural activities in Paris) while improving your pronunciation – and having fun!

    « Les meilleurs Américains meurent à Paris ! » O. Wilde
    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 8

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 3 — Bienvenue en France !         

    103a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this third level of French, we will focus on completing a lost luggage form, making a detailed description of a person or an object, talking about future plans, giving orders, following instructions, and talking about past events. We will study the imperative form, futur proche, introduction to passé composé, demonstrative and possessive adjectives, public transportation, family, numbers, dates and we will finally explore France, its regions and traditions…Bienvenue en France!

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REFRESHER COURSE — BASIC I — Levels 1-2-3           

    151a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    You’ve studied French in the past but it’s been a while and you fear you’ve forgotten more than you remember?  Or you’ve taken the basic levels and you would like to consolidate what you’ve learned?  This class is designed for you.  We will review general concepts such as countries, professions, family, food, and the weather, while revisiting basic verb tenses and grammar.  You will find our refresher courses to be, well, refreshing!

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 8

    LE CLUB CONVERSATION — INTERMEDIATE I  —- Breaking News !  

    350a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    You’ve learned the basics, now it’s time to talk!  This class provides a supportive environment in which you will speak, listen, and learn.  You will help choose the topics for discussion.  Through preparation and conversation, you will notice your vocabulary and grammar improve while you share ideas and perspectives. Come join the discussion! « L’essentiel n’est pas de parler fort, mais de parler juste ! » W. Shakespeare

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 1 — for complete beginners !

    101a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)     
    In this first level of French, you will learn to introduce yourself and convey personal details such as nationality, profession, hobbies, numbers, likes and dislikes.  You will study basic grammar, the present tense of regular verbs in -ER, the irregular verbs avoir and être, interrogative forms, definite and indefinite articles, and of course, pronunciation! Your French journey begins here!

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 5 — Séjour culturel à Paris ! 

    205a Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this fifth level of French, we will focus on cultural activities in Paris: at the tourist office, at the museum, at the opera, in a concert hall, at a stadium, at the restaurant, at a fashion show, in a retail store… We will be able to invite someone, accept or refuse an invitation, make a reservation at the restaurant, attend cultural or sports events, go shopping, and talk about past events. We will review the present tense of the verbs pouvoir, vouloir, devoir, comparisons, introduction to imparfait, direct and indirect pronouns, interrogative and demonstrative pronouns, verbs of communication, cultural activities and events in Paris such as arts, architecture, cinema and theatre, food and gastronomy, music, fashion, shopping and clothes, sports, and French celebrations« Paris est une fête.» E. Hemigway

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REFRESHER COURSE — BASIC II — Levels 4-5-6              

    251b Thursdays, July 6-August 24 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    This class will prepare you to move on to the intermediate level with confidence.  We will review the present tense of irregular verbs (savoir vs. connaître, pouvoir, vouloir, devoir) and reflexive verbs as well as the passé composé, the imparfait, direct and indirect pronouns, and the expression of duration (depuis, pendant, pour, etc.).  You will expand your vocabulary (transportation, housing, shopping, studies, work, and cultural activities in Paris) while improving your pronunciation – and having fun!

    « Les meilleurs Américains meurent à Paris ! » O. Wilde
    • 07 Jul 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • 25 Aug 2017
    • 11:40 AM
    • LéF
    • 0

    Sorry, but this event is now sold out. You can join the waitlist and we will send you an email when additional spaces become available.

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    CLASS FULL LITTÉRATURE CLASSIQUE - ADVANCED II   NEW

    « L'ÉDUCATION SENTIMENTALE » (1869) Gustave FLAUBERT

    650a Fridays, July 7-August 25 / 10:00-11:40am

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    De 1840 à 1867, la vie fait L'Éducation sentimentale de Frédéric Moreau et de toute une jeunesse idéaliste qui a préparé dans la fièvre la révolution de 1848. Le roman s'ouvre sur des rêves exaltés et s'achève sur la médiocrité des uns et des autres. Entre temps, la vie s'est écoulée autour de Frédéric, qui semble n'avoir pas plus participé aux mutations de son temps qu'à l'édifice de sa propre destinée potentielle. Au cours de cette existence, Madame Arnoux, dont les apparitions sont autant de surgissements mystiques, tient lieu au jeune homme d'absolu insaisissable. Lui qui rêvait de terres lointaines et d'ouvrages romantiques déchirants dont il se voyait l'auteur génial, se retrouve, en guise de destination exotique, à Nogent, la ville de son enfance. Au terme de son parcours, que peut-il faire d'autre que ponctuer sa conversation avec Deslauriers, le pragmatique non moins malheureux, de "te souviens-tu" ? Flaubert éclaire ses personnages d'une lumière tantôt ironique, tantôt sympathique, et s'il adopte parfois une vision panoramique des choses, c'est semble-t-il pour mieux se couler dans l'esprit de son héros afin de faire vivre au lecteur les velléités de son caractère.

    Book: “L’Éducation sentimentale” (1869) – Gustave Flaubert, Folio Classique ISBN 13: 978-2070308798.


    • 07 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 25 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 8 - Communication, Vie sociale et Technologie !

    208b Fridays, July 7-August 25 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this eighth level of French, we will focus on means of communication, social events, the media, new technologies and review all the basic levels with a focus on CONVERSATION. Upon completion of this level, we will be able to talk further about our social lives, explore the greatest inventions of our time, make a detailed description of an object, ask information about computers,  smart phones and any electronic devices in general to be able to solve any technological issues! We will review the present and past tenses (passé composé vs imparfait), the imperative form, the future simple, and learn les pronoms relatifs simples (qui, que, où, dont).

    • 07 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 25 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REFRESHER COURSE — LOWER INTERMEDIATE I — Levels 7-8-9

    351b Fridays, July 7-August 25 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    Feeling like it’s time for a review?  In this class you will go beyond the basics and cover the passé composé vs imparfait, the futur simple, the conditionnel présent, and the pronouns y and en.  You will also work on your pronunciation and increase your vocabulary while discussing sports, health and medicine, cosmetics and the beauty industry.  « Un esprit sain dans un corps sain » Rabelais

    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 11:40 AM
    • Lef
    • 5

    LE CLUB CONVERSATION — INTERMEDIATE I  —- Breaking News !  

    350b Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 10:00-11:40am

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    You’ve learned the basics, now it’s time to talk!  This class provides a supportive environment in which you will speak, listen, and learn.  You will help choose the topics for discussion.  Through preparation and conversation, you will notice your vocabulary and grammar improve while you share ideas and perspectives. Come join the discussion! « L’essentiel n’est pas de parler fort, mais de parler juste ! » W. Shakespeare

    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 3 — Bienvenue en France !         

    103b Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this third level of French, we will focus on completing a lost luggage form, making a detailed description of a person or an object, talking about future plans, giving orders, following instructions, and talking about past events. We will study the imperative form, futur proche, introduction to passé composé, demonstrative and possessive adjectives, public transportation, family, numbers, dates and we will finally explore France, its regions and traditions…Bienvenue en France!

    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REFRESHER COURSE — BASIC I — Levels 1-2-3           

    151b Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    You’ve studied French in the past but it’s been a while and you fear you’ve forgotten more than you remember?  Or you’ve taken the basic levels and you would like to consolidate what you’ve learned?  This class is designed for you.  We will review general concepts such as countries, professions, family, food, and the weather, while revisiting basic verb tenses and grammar.  You will find our refresher courses to be, well, refreshing!

    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 5

    GRAMMAIRE AVANCÉE B2/C1 — ADVANCED I — Levels 18-19-20+   

    550b Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    If you have completed the intermediate II levels and would like to review and reinforce the most complex grammatical structures that you have previously learned, then this class is for you!  By means of fun exercises and activities, we will revisit all the tenses, expressions of goals, cause, consequence, and concession; nominalisation, passé simple, il est vs c’est, faire vs rendre, les faux amis, and many more grammatical structures you will select based on your needs.  Remember, French grammar is your friend! « Je regarde la grammaire comme la première partie de l'art de penser. » E. de Condillac

    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 2:00 PM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 3:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 2

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 2 — Bienvenue à bord…la Francophonie !            

    102a Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 2:00-3:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this second level of French, we will focus on booking a flight, buying an airline ticket, purchasing items, following directions, expressing our preferences, ordering food and talking about the weather, seasons, leisure activities, money and international currencies. We will study the present tense of irregular verbs such aller, -IR verbs like partir, -RE verbs such as faire, the futur proche and idiomatic expressions with avoir. Welcome on board!

    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 2:00 PM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 3:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 4 — Bienvenue à Paris !

    104b Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 2:00-3:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this fourth level of French, we will focus on moving around Paris, taking public transportation, booking a hotel room, renting a car or an apartment, making a description of our housing, giving or asking for time and talking about our past. We will review the present tense of irregular verbs (savoir vs connaître /-RE verbs) and reflexive verbs such as se promener. We will study in depth the passé composé, prepositions and adverbs of location and time…Welcome to Paris ! « Tout commence à Paris. » Nancy Spain

    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 2:00 PM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 3:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REFRESHER COURSE — BASIC II — Levels 4-5-6              

    251c Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 2:00-3:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    This class will prepare you to move on to the intermediate level with confidence.  We will review the present tense of irregular verbs (savoir vs. connaître, pouvoir, vouloir, devoir) and reflexive verbs as well as the passé composé, the imparfait, direct and indirect pronouns, and the expression of duration (depuis, pendant, pour, etc.).  You will expand your vocabulary (transportation, housing, shopping, studies, work, and cultural activities in Paris) while improving your pronunciation – and having fun!

    « Les meilleurs Américains meurent à Paris ! » O. Wilde
    • 08 Jul 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 5:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 1 — for complete beginners !

    101b Saturdays, July 8-August 26 / 4:00-5:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)     
    In this first level of French, you will learn to introduce yourself and convey personal details such as nationality, profession, hobbies, numbers, likes and dislikes.  You will study basic grammar, the present tense of regular verbs in -ER, the irregular verbs avoir and être, interrogative forms, definite and indefinite articles, and of course, pronunciation! Your French journey begins here!

    • 10 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 28 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 6

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 2 — Bienvenue à bord…la Francophonie !            

    102b Mondays, July 10-August 28 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this second level of French, we will focus on booking a flight, buying an airline ticket, purchasing items, following directions, expressing our preferences, ordering food and talking about the weather, seasons, leisure activities, money and international currencies. We will study the present tense of irregular verbs such aller, -IR verbs like partir, -RE verbs such as faire, the futur proche and idiomatic expressions with avoir. Welcome on board!

    • 10 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 28 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 10 — Actualités, Émotions et Opinions !        

    310a Mondays, July 10-August 28 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this tenth level of French, we will focus on one of the most challenging concepts in French grammar, le subjonctif présent and the vocabulary of new technologies! We will express our opinions about current events. One of the most difficult modes in French conjugation will become your best ally! Le subjonctif sera votre meilleur ami!

    • 10 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 28 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 9

    REFRESHER COURSE — UPPER INTERMEDIATE I — Levels 13-14-15 — Brush-up Upper Intermediate I

    351e Mondays, July 10-August 28 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this class you will review and become more comfortable with the basic past tenses as well as the subjonctif présent et passé, the conditionnel présent et passé, the gérondif, and the pronoms relatifs composés.  You will also discover current French words and phrases that you never learned before! Never feel rusty again ! « La mémoire fait toute la profondeur de l’homme. » C. Péguy

    • 10 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 28 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • LEF
    • 8

    REGULAR INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 15 — - Histoire, Vie Politique et citoyenne 

    415a Mondays, July 10-August 28 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    Congratulations! You now have reached an intermediate II level! In this fifteenth level of French, we will explore the French political system, discuss main social and environmental issues. We will be discoverig new grammatical structures such as the pronoms relatifs complexes and the infinitif présent/passé. You will be encouraged to lose your inhibitions and voice your opinions, en français!

    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • 29 Aug 2017
    • 11:40 AM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REFRESHER COURSE — INTERMEDIATE I — Levels 10-11-12 - Brush-up Lower Intermediate I

    351d Tuesdays, July 11-August 29 / 10:00-11:40am

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this fast-paced course you will review past and future tenses, the conditionnel présent/passé, the subjonctif, the passif, and the pronoms relatifs simples (qui, que, où, dont).  We will also discuss topics of interest such as new technologies, the internet, social media, and the traditional media (television, radio and the press). « Le vrai pouvoir, c’est la connaissance. » F. Bacon

    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • 29 Aug 2017
    • 11:40 AM
    • Lef
    • 0

    Sorry, but this event is now sold out. You can join the waitlist and we will send you an email when additional spaces become available.

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    CLASS FULL LE CLUB CONVERSATION — INTERMEDIATE I  —- Breaking News !  

    350c Tuesdays, July 11-August 29 / 10:00-11:40am

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    You’ve learned the basics, now it’s time to talk!  This class provides a supportive environment in which you will speak, listen, and learn.  You will help choose the topics for discussion.  Through preparation and conversation, you will notice your vocabulary and grammar improve while you share ideas and perspectives. Come join the discussion! « L’essentiel n’est pas de parler fort, mais de parler juste ! » W. Shakespeare

    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 29 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 1 — for complete beginners !

    101c Tuesdays, July 11-August 29 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)     
    In this first level of French, you will learn to introduce yourself and convey personal details such as nationality, profession, hobbies, numbers, likes and dislikes.  You will study basic grammar, the present tense of regular verbs in -ER, the irregular verbs avoir and être, interrogative forms, definite and indefinite articles, and of course, pronunciation! Your French journey begins here!

    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 29 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 3 — Bienvenue en France !         

    103c Tuesdays, July 11-August 29 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this third level of French, we will focus on completing a lost luggage form, making a detailed description of a person or an object, talking about future plans, giving orders, following instructions, and talking about past events. We will study the imperative form, futur proche, introduction to passé composé, demonstrative and possessive adjectives, public transportation, family, numbers, dates and we will finally explore France, its regions and traditions…Bienvenue en France!

    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 29 Aug 2017
    • 1:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 10

    REFRESHER COURSE — BASIC I — Levels 1-2-3           

    151c Tuesdays, July 11-August 29 / 12:00-1:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    You’ve studied French in the past but it’s been a while and you fear you’ve forgotten more than you remember?  Or you’ve taken the basic levels and you would like to consolidate what you’ve learned?  This class is designed for you.  We will review general concepts such as countries, professions, family, food, and the weather, while revisiting basic verb tenses and grammar.  You will find our refresher courses to be, well, refreshing!

    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 29 Aug 2017
    • 7:40 PM
    • Lef
    • 1

    GRAMMAIRE AVANCÉE B2/C1 — ADVANCED I — Levels 18-19-20+   

    550c Tuesdays, July 11-August 29 / 6:00-7:40pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    If you have completed the intermediate II levels and would like to review and reinforce the most complex grammatical structures that you have previously learned, then this class is for you!  By means of fun exercises and activities, we will revisit all the tenses, expressions of goals, cause, consequence, and concession; nominalisation, passé simple, il est vs c’est, faire vs rendre, les faux amis, and many more grammatical structures you will select based on your needs.  Remember, French grammar is your friend! « Je regarde la grammaire comme la première partie de l'art de penser. » E. de Condillac

    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 7:50 PM
    • 29 Aug 2017
    • 9:30 PM
    • Lef
    • 2

    REGULAR BASIC LEVEL 4 — Bienvenue à Paris !

    104c Tuesdays, July 11-August 29 / 7:50-9:30pm

    Tuition: $279 (materials included)

    In this fourth level of French, we will focus on moving around Paris, taking public transportation, booking a hotel room, renting a car or an apartment, making a description of our housing, giving or asking for time and talking about our past. We will review the present tense of irregular verbs (savoir vs connaître /-RE verbs) and reflexive verbs such as se promener. We will study in depth the passé composé, prepositions and adverbs of location and time…Welcome to Paris ! « Tout commence à Paris. » Nancy Spain

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