Required: none. Prepare for CECR A1 level.
Description: Appropriate for those who already know a little French, and want to refresh their knowledge rapidly in a well-paced but faster class. True beginners are advised to sign up for 101. This class condenses the 101 and 102 courses.
Communication: Greetings; introducing oneself and others; understanding phone calls, contact details; providing personal information; discussing seasons, months, days of the week, dates; sharing one’s likes, dislikes; counting 0 – 1 million; asking/giving directions; understanding schedules and itineraries; shopping; using public transportation.
Grammar: Definite, indefinite & partitive articles; adjectives of nationality; negation “ne…pas”; prepositions of place & before cities/countries ; quel, quelle… ; “en”; verbs: “avoir, s’appeler, être, aller, prendre, descendre, continuer, payer, manger, faire, acheter”.
Phonetics: Alphabet; rhythmic groups; word stress; intonation; final consonants & “e, é”