Margarita holds a PhD in literature from Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, and is a professional translator, working with English, French and Russian. She has extensive experience teaching languages in a variety of learning contexts. Having grown up in the south of Russia, Margarita has since lived in Saint-Petersburg, Lyon, Paris, and Berkeley, and currently resides in Seattle.
Array ( [class_time] => 5:30-7:30pm [classdays] => Tuesday [class_hours] => 10 [startdate] => 10/19/2021 [enddate] => 11/16/2021 )
Tuesdays at 5:30-7:30pm
10/19/2021 to 11/16/2021
Instructor: Margarita Smagina
Required: 202 or equiv. Prepare for CECR A2 level.
Communication: Describing/understanding health issues; giving advice; expressing an opinion, agreement, disapproval, dissatisfaction.
Grammar: Subjunctive mood; pronoun « en »; « ne…que »; adverbs with « ment ».
Phonetics: /j/, pronunciation of six/dix.