Voyage à travers les temps grammaticaux: présent et futur proche

Course Dates: 27/11/21
Time: 10:30 - 13:00
Location: Online
Come and consolidate the present tense and the near future through interactive activities.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Full fee £29.00 Senior fee £23.00 Concession £18.00

Course Code: LFW34

Sat, day, 27 Nov - 27 Nov '21

Duration: 1 session

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What is the course about?

This course aims to develop your understanding and accuracy in using the present and the near future.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

The near future (futur proche).
The present tense (regular and irregular verbs).
Routines and house chores.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- speak about diverse subjects in the present tense
- speak about house chores
- say why one likes a particular season using IR verbs
- use irregular verbs effectively
- speak about futur events using the near future.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This course is ideal for students with an elementary level of French (A2 of the CEFR) or who are doing French 2 lower at City Lit. It may also be suitable for students at a higher level who need to revise and consolidate these tenses. If in doubt, please contact languages on for advice.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

All materials will be provided by the tutor.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

A 2 lower or 2 lower at a gentle pace class. Please check our website for details.

Sylviane Decrolière

After studying English in a French University, Sylviane decided to move to the UK and very soon, started to give French Private Tuitions. She then successfully attended Adult Teaching courses and attends many Trainings on a yearly basis. Sylviane managed a language department in a London adult education college and was invited to give weeks long trainings to primary uk teachers teaching Languages. She also gave support and advice in writing a book on learning Hindi. Sylviane has experience in teaching French to Students of different backgrounds and levels; this includes French grammar, culture including francophone culture, litterature and more specific subjects. Sylviane enjoys teaching and uses her creativity in her teaching. Being a life Coach specialised in Education, gives Sylviane the increased ability to adjust and help a diversity of Students. Sylviane speaks 5 languages and is currently learning Shikomori, a language related to Kiswahili. "Learning French helps you understand many different cultures and its people (Francophones countries). Learning a language is also best to nothing else to keep dementia away".

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.