Intermediate 201 (FALL TERM) : 201-A

Thursdays at 6:15-8:30pm
09/12/2019 to 11/14/2019
Instructor: Julie Nelson

Required: 106 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Communication:  Proposing/accepting/refusing an outing; understanding literary extracts; writing a postcard or posting an on-line commentary; sharing one’s interests, dislikes, origins.

Grammar:  Passé composé with être; imparfait ; negation; « y », « en » ; adjective placement.

Phonetics:  /s/- /z/; la liaison with « en ».

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Intermediate 202 (FALL TERM) : 202-B

Thursdays at 10-12:15pm
09/12/2019 to 11/14/2019
Instructor: Jack Sieber

Required: 201 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Communication: Describing, placing & reading ads for lodging; floor plans; expressing joy, intention. 

Grammar: Relative pronouns; comparison of adjectives, adverbs; possessive adjectives; le futur simple; conditions with “si”. 

Phonetics: /ply/-/plys/-/plyz/;  nasal vowels.

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Intermediate Saison 204 (FALL TERM) : 204-A

Tuesdays at 10-12:15pm
09/10/2019 to 11/19/2019
Instructor: Benedicte McAlpine

Required: 203 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2/B1 level.

Communication: Describing changes; discussing an outing; inquiring about an exhibit; proposing and reacting to a proposal/invitation; expressing feelings, disagreement; commenting/expressing opinions.

Grammar: Placement of adjectives; the subjunctive; simple vs. near future; ne…que and seulement; “si” hypotheses;  adverbs; indefinite  determiners (aucun, chaque…).

Phonetics: Liaison; enchaînement vocalique et consonantique; / R /; / ɛ̃  / / ã 

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Intermediate 205 (FALL TERM) : 205-A

Thursdays at 6:15-8:30pm
09/12/2019 to 11/14/2019
Instructor: Jack Sieber

Required: 204 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2/B1 level.

Communication: Structuring and adding nuance to proposals; written communication (email/letter); formulating a complaint or a protest; highlighting or placing emphasis, explaining cause and consequence.

Grammar: Using the hypothetical / conditional, adverbial expressions with “en –ant”; passive voice; double pronouns; the subjunctive; verbs - vaincre/conclure/résoudre.

Phonetics: /u/; /w/; oral and nasal vowels.

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Intermediate 202 (FALL TERM) : 202-A

Tuesdays at 6:15-8:30pm
09/10/2019 to 11/12/2019
Instructor: Linda Blanchette

Required: 201 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Communication: Describing, placing & reading ads for lodging; floor plans; expressing joy, intention. 

Grammar: Relative pronouns; comparison of adjectives, adverbs; possessive adjectives; le futur simple; conditions with “si”. 

Phonetics: /ply/-/plys/-/plyz/;  nasal vowels.

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Perfectionnement (SUMMER TERM) : Perfectionnement 2

Thursdays at 3:30-5:45pm
08/01/2019 to 08/29/2019
Instructor: Francine Martinie Chough

Required: 203 or equiv.

Description: The series is back! Following the coursework of our summer immersion week, Perfectionnement will help you develop more spontaneity of expression, improve your pronunciation, expand your grammar skills, and hone your listening comprehension.  This is an ideal course to take in conjunction with any  intermediate class (200-level or higher).  Enroll in five or ten weeks of successive lessons.

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Intermediate 202 (FALL TERM) : 202-C

Saturdays at 10-12:15pm
09/14/2019 to 11/16/2019
Instructor: Marie-Pierre Wolfe

Required: 201 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.

Communication: Describing, placing & reading ads for lodging; floor plans; expressing joy, intention. 

Grammar: Relative pronouns; comparison of adjectives, adverbs; possessive adjectives; le futur simple; conditions with “si”. 

Phonetics: /ply/-/plys/-/plyz/;  nasal vowels.

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Sounding French-A (FALL TERM) : SN-FR-A

Wednesdays at 6:15-8:30pm
09/11/2019 to 11/14/2019
Instructor: Linda Fuchs

Required: 103 or equiv.

DescriptionHere is your chance to master the challenging French /R/, nasal vowels, final consonant pronunciation and much more. Correct pronunciation is essential!  You will study the phonetic alphabet as well as basic transcription.

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Intensive Verbs (FALL TERM) : INT-VB

Tuesdays at 1:30pm-3:45pm
09/10/2019 to 11/13/2019
Instructor: Jack Sieber

Required: 203 or equiv.

DescriptionIt’s time to get serious about conjugations, modality and nuances of tense and usage through written and oral practice. This class will advance your speaking, listening and writing skills through exercises, drills and selected readings.

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