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French Grammar and Vocabulary Workshops

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Practice and strengthen your French grammar skills!

These 2 workshops are in both French and English. Their goal is to help you improve your skills in French grammar and vocabulary. Together we will go over the most difficult parts of the French language. Participants can also ask questions.

Ces 2 ateliers sont en français et en anglais. Leur but est de vous aider à améliorer vos connaissances en grammaire et vocabulaire. Ensemble, nous traiterons les parties les plus difficiles du français. Les participants peuvent aussi poser des questions.

Workshop Dates

Fri, Apr 27, from 5:30-7pm

- Ten verbs using "etre" and "avoir" at the past tense for different meanings
- The six most important French verbs with multiple meanings
- When should you use "il est" and "c’est" for "it is"
- Agreement of the past participle in the past tense after "que"
- Easy ways to conjugate the imperfect, the future, and the conditional tenses
- Fifteen foes: words that seem alike in English and French but don’t mean the same
- "To" and "from," plus countries, states in the US, regions, and more
- Q&A: Questions you never dared to ask about French Grammar

Fri, May 25, from 5:30-7pm

- When should you use the subjunctive present and how to conjugate it
- The direct and indirect object pronouns: how to use them & position them
- The numerous uses of "en" and "y"
- Positioning adjectives and adverbs
- The new French Parisian and its shortcuts
- The new way to use the negative form
- The pronunciation of "plus" that changes everything today
- Ceci, Cela, Celui-ci, Celui-là, Ceux-ci, Celles-là
- The common expressions / Les expressions de la rue
- Q&A: Questions you never dared to ask about French Grammar


Course Code: WKGRAM
Level: Intermediate B1 and above
Teacher: T.Bidault
Price: $50 per workshop

Please register at least one day in advance of the workshop date.
Sign up for two or more workshops and save $5 per workshop.


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