Improvers' French with Francoise Townend

Ref: C2346633

Improve your communication skills in French. Increase your vocabulary and knowledge regarding how to speak about present, future and past events in daily life. Gain in confidence in everyday situations e.g. when on trips or stays in France or in a French speaking country. The outline of the course will be discussed with students at the first session.

Course aim

Develop further your knowledge in the French language in a friendly environment. Express yourself with more confidence in a range of everyday situations, using present, past or future tenses. You will also continue exploring French culture.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Give a short prepared talk, express opinions and answer simple questions in French, eg explain what is your favourite dish.
  • Recognise the differences between past, present and future events in a range of spoken material, eg explaining what happened or commenting on a meal.
  • Identify the differences between past, present and future events in a range of written texts, eg holiday plans or reporting a problem.
  • Write a short text on a familiar topic, adapting the language which I have already learnt, eg. enquiring about a cottage to rent.
  • Begin to use adequately present, past and future tenses of simple verbs and consolidate the French pronunciation of familiar words.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

Nothing special, just bring pen and paper.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Improvers' French with Francoise Townend

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Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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