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The Art of Writing • Intermediate B1

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Gain confidence in writing in French through an engaging and creative class that explores new themes each week!

Good reading models provide good written structures! Read and get inspiration from various writers and types of writing, to help you express your own stories. Each lesson consists of two parts. First, through games and exercises, polish your writing skills and improve your vocabulary. Next, work on a specific writing piece. Get answers to all your writing in French conundrums and improve your skills in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere.

Led by Sophie Forst.

Winter 2018
Jan 12–Mar 23
Fridays, 1:30-3:30pm, $475

Each week, we will focus on a different topic:

Jan 12 — Personal/childhood memory
Jan 19 — Letter of complaint or congratulations
Jan 26 — A love or breaking up letter
Feb 2 — Caption and description for a photograph
Feb 9 — Poem/slam
Feb 16 — Comment/review
Feb 23 — Create and complete a questionnaire
Mar 2 — Fiction writing: Descriptions
Mar 9 — Fiction Writing: Building fictional characters
Mar 16 — Writing a fiction- Dialogue
Mar 23 — Writing a fiction - Narrative


Take this class if you have completed a General French 303 or higher level class, have taken any Intermediate B1 level skill strengthening / culture / literature class, or have taken the placement test.

After this Course

Take any General French 304 class or any Intermediate B1 level skill strengthening / culture / literature class or workshop.


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22 East 60th Street,
New York, NY 10022

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