Important Announcement

All group and private classes are taught online until further notice. The Alliance office is also virtual, and Kamm House is open only by appointment. Please contact us at info@afportland.org.  

French on the Go

Join fellow francophones for French on the Go – theme and topic specific workshops orchestrated online by an Alliance Française teacher. Choose among core French language skills workshops and cultural discussions. Levels range from A1 to C1. Drop in for a single session or take a series of four. All sessions run an hour and a half.

In response to COVID19, the Alliance is keeping its social distance by only offering online classes until further notice. See you online!

True Beginner French Classes

These are classes for true beginners or for persons resuming their studies after a long period (and who did not have a significant foundation). The course covers greetings; introductions; nationalities; numbers; expressing preferences; possession; "tu" vs. "vous" forms of address; the near future; -ER conjugations; basic irregular verbs.

In response to COVID19, the Alliance is keeping its social distance by only offering online classes until further notice. See you online!

Beginner French Classes [A1]

Immediately following the True Beginner Classes, the 102 to 106 series (CECR A1) develops the student's comprehension and speaking skills to include making requests and appointments; comparisons; detailed descriptions; expressing quantities; directions; the simple future; past perfect and imperfect tenses; introduction to the subjunctive.

In response to COVID19, the Alliance is keeping its social distance by only offering online classes until further notice. See you online!

Intermediate French Classes [A2]

Classes in the range of 201 to 206 (CECR A2) progressively solidify the student's abilities as an independent speaker expressing a wide range of emotions, opinions, intentions and preferences; discussing events in all tenses; developing use of the subjunctive, and more.

In response to COVID19, the Alliance is keeping its social distance by only offering online classes until further notice. See you online!

Independent French Classes [B1]

This level includes the popular Edito-based classes for mastery of B1 material, as well as themed classes in literature, travel, culture, current events and conversation.


In response to COVID19, the Alliance is keeping its social distance by only offering online classes until further notice. See you online!

Proficient French Classes [B2]

This level includes the popular Advanced-Edito based classes for mastery of B2 material, as well as themed classes in literature, cinema, translation, culture, and a variety of text-based conversation classes.


In response to COVID19, the Alliance is keeping its social distance by only offering online classes until further notice. See you online!

Advanced French Classes [C1]

This level includes classes in literature, current events, cinema, translation, arts and culture, and a variety of text-based conversation courses for mastery of C1 material.


In response to COVID19, the Alliance is keeping its social distance by only offering online classes until further notice. See you online!

Essential Everyday French

Essential Everyday French classes (three levels A1/A2, A2/B1, B1), focus on oral communication and comprehension at three levels. Practical, everyday topics are woven into real-life dialogues with vocabulary (both formal and slang/informal) and grammar tips. Improve your conversational skills, gain confidence and start talking!

Civilisation de la Francophonie

Through the text, Civilisation progressive de la francophonie, learn about the diversity and richness of societies outside of France; the culture and civilization, traditional dances, food, transportation and more.

Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.C - Chap 2, Part 1 Spring

Class full, out of stock

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Thursdays at 6:00-8:00pm
04/01/2021 to 04/29/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.C - Chap 2, Part 2

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Thursdays at 6:00-8:00pm
05/06/2021 to 06/03/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit.

THIS IS PART 2 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

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Beginning 106 (SPRING TERM) : 106-A, Part 2

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Wednesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/05/2021 to 06/02/2021
Instructor: Monique Myhre

Required: 105 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Chapters 11-12.

Communication:  Expressing choices, dissatisfaction, (dis)-agreement, one’s interests; encouraging & reassuring.

Grammar:  Comparisons; COD & COI pronouns ; “y”; review of tenses

Phonetics/p/, /b/ ; enchaînement vocalique ; silent & pronounced “e”; semi-consonants.

THIS IS PART 2 OF 106 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.B - Chap 5, Part 1

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
04/01/2021 to 04/29/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.B - Chap 5, Part 2

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/06/2021 to 06/03/2021
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.D - Chap 4, Part 1

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Saturdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
04/03/2021 to 05/01/2021
Instructor: Lisa Rollot

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Perfecting through Edito B1 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : Edito B1.D - Chap 4, Part 2

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Saturdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/08/2021 to 06/05/2021
Instructor: Lisa Rollot

Required: 206 or equiv. Prepare for CECR B1 level.

Description: Edito is a method geared toward adults and mature adolescents wishing to gain mastery of CECR level B1. A variety of societal and cultural themes are presented throughout the book using authentic documents (articles, video and audio clips), including the media, arts & culture, travel, history, the environment, the working world, and more. Edito classes can be taken in any sequence; thus the books (text and exercise book) are used for several terms. Each Edito class covers a different thematic unit. 

THIS IS PART 1 OF EDITO B1 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning French 101 Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : 101-A, Part 1

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Mondays at 6:00-8:00pm
03/29/2021 to 04/26/2021
Instructor: Rachele Avolio

Required: none. Prepare for CECR A1 level.

Chapters 0 through 2.

Communication: Greetings; introducing oneself and others; understanding phone calls, contact details; providing  personal information; finding one’s way; taking public transportation; discussing professions, city landmarks, buildings; days, months, seasons; counting.

Grammar: Definite articles “le, la, les”; adjectives of nationality; negation “ne…pas”; prepositions before cities/countries; verbs: “avoir, s’appeler, être, aller, prendre, descendre ».

Phonetics: Alphabet; rhythmic groups; intonation.

Learning materials for this class: Edito A1 méthode and Grammaire progressive du français. Email office for shipping.

THIS IS PART 1 OF 101 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR 101 PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Beginning French 101 Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : 101-A, Part 2

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Mondays at 6:00-8:00pm
05/03/2021 to 05/31/2021
Instructor: Rachele Avolio

Required: none. Prepare for CECR A1 level.

Chapters 0 through 2.

Communication: Greetings; introducing oneself and others; understanding phone calls, contact details; providing  personal information; finding one’s way; taking public transportation; discussing professions, city landmarks, buildings; days, months, seasons; counting.

Grammar: Definite articles “le, la, les”; adjectives of nationality; negation “ne…pas”; prepositions before cities/countries; verbs: “avoir, s’appeler, être, aller, prendre, descendre ».

Phonetics: Alphabet; rhythmic groups; intonation.

Learning materials for this class: Edito A1 méthode and Grammaire progressive du français. Email office for shipping.  

THIS IS PART 2 OF 101 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning French 101 Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : 101-B, Part 1

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
03/30/2021 to 04/27/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: none. Prepare for CECR A1 level.

Chapters 0 through 2.

Communication: Greetings; introducing oneself and others; understanding phone calls, contact details; providing  personal information; finding one’s way; taking public transportation; discussing professions, city landmarks, buildings; days, months, seasons; counting.

Grammar: Definite articles “le, la, les”; adjectives of nationality; negation “ne…pas”; prepositions before cities/countries; verbs: “avoir, s’appeler, être, aller, prendre, descendre ».

Phonetics: Alphabet; rhythmic groups; intonation.

Learning materials for this class: Edito A1 méthode and Grammaire progressive du français. Email office for shipping.  

THIS IS PART 1 OF 101 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR 101 PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning French 101 Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : 101-B, Part 2

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Tuesdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/04/2021 to 06/01/2021
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: none. Prepare for CECR A1 level.

Chapters 0 through 2.

Communication: Greetings; introducing oneself and others; understanding phone calls, contact details; providing  personal information; finding one’s way; taking public transportation; discussing professions, city landmarks, buildings; days, months, seasons; counting.

Grammar: Definite articles “le, la, les”; adjectives of nationality; negation “ne…pas”; prepositions before cities/countries; verbs: “avoir, s’appeler, être, aller, prendre, descendre ».

Phonetics: Alphabet; rhythmic groups; intonation.

Learning materials for this class: Edito A1 méthode and Grammaire progressive du français. Email office for shipping.  

THIS IS PART 2 OF 101 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning 103 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : 103-B, Part 1

Class full, out of stock

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
04/01/2021 to 04/29/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills

Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 5-6.

Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood; verbs: pouvoir, vouloir. 

Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 1 OF 103 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Beginning 103 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : 103-B, Part 2

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Thursdays at 10:00am-12:00pm
05/06/2021 to 06/03/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills

Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 5-6.

Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood; verbs: pouvoir, vouloir. 

Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 2 OF 103 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning 104 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : 104-A, Part 1

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Mondays at 6:00-8:00pm
03/29/2021 to 04/26/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills

Required: 103 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 7-8.

Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: COD pronouns; pronoun « y »; comparison; -IR verbs ; passé composé with être. 

Phonetics: / f /, / v /, / b /, / k /, / g /, / wa /, / w ɛ̃  /.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 1 OF 104 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR 101 PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

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Beginning 104 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : 104-A, Part 2

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Mondays at 6:00-8:00pm
05/03/2021 to 05/31/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills

Required: 103 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 7-8.

Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: COD pronouns; pronoun « y »; comparison; -IR verbs ; passé composé with être. 

Phonetics: / f /, / v /, / b /, / k /, / g /, / wa /, / w ɛ̃  /.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 2 OF 104 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning 103 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : 103-A, Part 1

Class full, out of stock

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Wednesdays at 6:00-8:00pm
03/31/2021 to 04/28/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills

Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 5-6.

Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood; verbs: pouvoir, vouloir. 

Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 1 OF 103 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning 103 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : 103-A, Part 2

Class full, out of stock

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Wednesdays at 6:00-8:00pm
05/05/2021 to 06/02/2021
Instructor: Ivy Mills

Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 5-6.

Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood; verbs: pouvoir, vouloir. 

Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 2 OF 103 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning 103 - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : 103-C, Part 1

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Saturdays at 9:00-11:00am
04/03/2021 to 05/01/2021
Instructor: Rachele Avolio

Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 5-6.

Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood; verbs: pouvoir, vouloir. 

Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 1 OF 103 LEVEL. SIGN UP FOR PART 2 IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE LEVEL.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Beginning 103 - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : 103-C, Part 2

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Saturdays at 9:00-11:00am
05/08/2021 to 06/05/2021
Instructor: Rachele Avolio

Required: 102 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A1/A2 level.

Chapters 5-6.

Communication: Communication: Daily activities; telling time; describing an object; asking about sizes & prices; arranging an outing; accepting/refusing an invitation; making reservations by phone. 

Grammar: reflexive verbs; adverbs of frequency; passé composé with avoir; imperative mood; verbs: pouvoir, vouloir. 

Phonetics: Nasal vowels; /i/ -/y/, /y/ - /u/.

In addition to Edito, this class now uses Grammaire Progressive book as well.

THIS IS PART 2 OF 103 LEVEL. IF YOU HAVEN'T COMPLETED PART 1, BEFORE SIGNING UP PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE.

Call us to sign-up: 503-223-8388

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Essential Everyday French B1 - Evening - Part 1 (SPRING TERM) : EEF - B1-1 Tuesday Part 1

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Tuesdays at 6:00-8:00pm
03/30/2021 to 04/27/2021
Instructor: Clara-Julia Péru

Required: Edito A2 or equiv.

Description: This class aims to bring your conversational French to the next level. Learn how native speakers communicate on a day-to-day basis. Interaction and exchanges between students are facilitated by the instructor following weekly thematic topics that include essential vocabulary and grammar. This class is open to students who have successfully completed Edito 205. If you haven’t completed Edito 205, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

Learning materials for this class: Communication progressive du français intermédiaire. Email the office for shipping.

This is Part 1 of the class.

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Essential Everyday French B1 - Evening - Part 2 (SPRING TERM) : EEF - B1-2 Tuesday Part 2

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Tuesdays at 6:00-8:00pm
05/04/2021 to 06/01/2021
Instructor: Clara-Julia Péru

Required: Edito A2 or equiv.

Description: This class aims to bring your conversational French to the next level. Learn how native speakers communicate on a day-to-day basis. Interaction and exchanges between students are facilitated by the instructor following weekly thematic topics that include essential vocabulary and grammar. This class is open to students who have successfully completed Edito 205. If you haven’t completed Edito 205, verify your level on our website under, “Find Your Level”.

Learning materials for this class: Communication progressive du français intermédiaire. Email office for shipping.

This is Part 2 of the class.

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Image à la loupe - FRENCH ON THE GO - B1/B2 - Session 2 : Art Convo - 2

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    [startdate] => 04/14/2021
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Wednesdays at 10:30-12:00pm
04/14/2021 to 04/14/2021
Instructor: Elene Zedginidze

Train your observation skills and share your love of art. Elene will be guiding you through discovery of the two or three artworks per session. Just like in the museum!

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Image à la loupe - FRENCH ON THE GO - B1/B2 - Session 3 : Art Convo - 3

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    [class_hours] => 1
    [startdate] => 04/21/2021
    [enddate] => 04/21/2021
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Wednesdays at 10:30-12:00pm
04/21/2021 to 04/21/2021
Instructor: Elene Zedginidze

Train your observation skills and share your love of art. Elene will be guiding you through discovery of the two or three artworks per session. Just like in the museum!

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Image à la loupe - FRENCH ON THE GO - B1/B2 - Session 4 : Art Convo - 4

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    [class_hours] => 1
    [startdate] => 04/28/2021
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Wednesdays at 10:30-12:00pm
04/28/2021 to 04/28/2021
Instructor: Elene Zedginidze

Train your observation skills and share your love of art. Elene will be guiding you through discovery of the two or three artworks per session. Just like in the museum!

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Session 2 : Régions - Spring 1_S2

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    [startdate] => 04/15/2021
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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
04/15/2021 to 04/15/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

Workshop 2: la Corse du Sud

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Session 3 : Régions - Spring 1_S3

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    [startdate] => 04/22/2021
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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
04/22/2021 to 04/22/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

Workshop 3: les Alpes de Haute Provence

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Session 4 : Régions - Spring 1_S 4

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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
04/29/2021 to 04/29/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

Workshop 4: le Vaucluse

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Bundle of 4 sessions : Régions - Spring 2

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    [startdate] => 05/13/2021
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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
05/13/2021 to 06/03/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

  • Workshop 1: les Hautes Alpes
  • Workshop 2: la Drôme
  • Workshop 3: l'Ardèche
  • Workshop 4: la Lozère

Sign up for this bundle of four for $105 or drop in on any single class for $28.

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Session 1 : Régions - Spring 2_S1

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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
05/13/2021 to 05/13/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

Workshop 1: les Hautes Alpes

This is a drop-in option for the first session of the series. You may sign up here for one session only for $28, or choose a bundle of four for $105.

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Session 2 : Régions - Spring 2_S2

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    [startdate] => 05/20/2021
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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
05/20/2021 to 05/20/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

Workshop 2: la Drôme

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Session 3 : Régions - Spring 2_S3

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    [class_hours] => 1.5
    [startdate] => 05/27/2021
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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
05/27/2021 to 05/27/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

Workshop 3: l'Ardèche

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Régions de France - FRENCH ON THE GO! - B2/C1 - Session 4 : Régions - Spring 2_S 4

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    [startdate] => 06/03/2021
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Thursdays at 10:00-11:30am
06/03/2021 to 06/03/2021
Instructor: Emmanuel Laurin

Emmanuel vous fera voyager dans différentes régions de France à la découverte de leurs plus beaux monuments et de leur histoire. Ne manquez pas cette opportunité d’immersion dans la culture française tout en restant dans votre canapé!

Workshop 4: la Lozère

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Session 2 : Pronunciation - Spring 1_S2

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    [startdate] => 04/17/2021
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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
04/17/2021 to 04/17/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Session 3 : Pronunciation - Spring 1_S3

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    [startdate] => 04/24/2021
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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
04/24/2021 to 04/24/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Session 4 : Pronunciation - Spring 1_S4

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    [startdate] => 05/01/2021
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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
05/01/2021 to 05/01/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Bundle of 4 sessions : Pronunciation - Spring 2

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    [classdays] => Saturday
    [class_hours] => 6
    [startdate] => 05/15/2021
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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
05/15/2021 to 06/05/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

Sign up for this bundle of four for $105 or drop in on any single class for $28.

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Session 1 : Pronunciation - Spring 2_S1

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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
05/15/2021 to 05/15/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

This is a drop-in option for the first session of the series. You may sign up here for one session only for $28, or choose a bundle of four for $105.

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Session 2 : Pronunciation - Spring 2_S2

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    [startdate] => 05/22/2021
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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
05/22/2021 to 05/22/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Session 3 : Pronunciation - Spring 2_S3

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    [class_hours] => 1.5
    [startdate] => 05/29/2021
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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
05/29/2021 to 05/29/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

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French Pronunciation for Beginners - FRENCH ON THE GO! - Session 4 : Pronunciation - Spring 2_S4

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    [class_hours] => 1.5
    [startdate] => 06/05/2021
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Saturdays at 10:30-12:00pm
06/05/2021 to 06/05/2021
Instructor: Lyla Menzel

Do you need help with French pronunciation or understanding spoken French? In this workshop, primarily in English, you will have an opportunity to understand in depth the most common challenges that face English speakers as regards French phonetics. Practice pronunciation as well as orthography (spelling) to better understand the relationship between the spoken and written word. Prior to  the workshop, you will receive all necessary class materials. Print or download materials, in advance, to have available for each workshop. Technology for this class will be kept at a minimum to allow more time for practice and discussion. This class is open to students levels Edito 103-106.

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Parking Information

Street parking on SW 20th St. facing the Kamm House is limited. Free parking is available in Lot B at SW 18th and SW Columbia. Please obtain a parking pass from the office.

After 6 pm weekdays, students may park in the Willamette Dental lot at SW 20th and SW Jefferson as available.

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during the COVID pandemic.
Contact us at info@afportland.org.
Call 503.223.8388 from 12-3pm,
Monday through Friday, or leave
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