I will adapt to your level, priorities (conversation, writing, etc.) and interests (themes like work, social, etc.). I teach mainly based on the communicative approach, which is made to suit your needs regarding to French, to help you communicate the way you want it. If you're interested in french canadian cultural aspects, history, indigenous people, philosophy, I guarantee you will learn a lot!
L'objectif du cours est de vous familiariser à l'utilisation du français en toute situation.
Nous ferons une exploration des bases de la langue (grammaire, orthographe, écoute etc.) selon votre niveau. Joignez l'utile à l'agréable: apprenez le français de la façon la plus amusante qui soit.
L'approche est interactive et participative afin de permettre une rapide aisance à l'oral de l'élève.
Le but est de développer non seulement le "savoir" au niveau de la compréhension et de l'écrit mais aussi le "savoir-faire" mis en avant par la communication orale.
Get professional French lessons from an experienced teacher in the comfort of your home. I have been teaching French for seven years and have developed a very original and efficient approach. You are a total beginner? No problem! My lessons include visual help, with reading and images that will allo
Ofrezco clases de francés profesionales por Skype. Así que puede aprender o mejorar su francés muy rápidamente sin salir de casa! He enseñado el francés por siete años y he desarrollado una metodología muy eficaz y estimulante. ¿Usted es principiante? No problema! El método es para todos los niveles
Classes are on Skype. I use a prepared Power Point program that will give you visual help to assimilate the new vocabulary and correct structures. (All rights of this program reserved)
Activities include useful vocabulary, grammar, practice of real life situations, conversation.
The program is made to allow the student to speak as much as possible during the 50 minutes of the class.
A summary of each lesson will be provided to help the student review the new material.
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Classes serve as a review of what has been learned outside of class hours, according to a learning plan agreed upon with the student. Based on regular study using a variety of supports. Amount of homework and selection of learning tools is adapted to the choice of the student.
Your French proficiency level will be evaluated by the teacher according to this framework:
A1 - Beginner:
Understands familiar French expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of concrete needs.
Can introduce him/herself and answer questions about personal details such as the place of residence and belongings.
Can hold a simple conversation in French if the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
A2 - Elementary:
Understands frequently used expressions related to areas of immediate relevance like personal and family information.
Can communicate in routine situations requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar matters.
Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and immediate needs.
B1 - Intermediate:
Understands the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in everyday situations.
Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where French is spoken.
Can produce simple, connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
Can describe events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give explanations for opinions and plans.
B2 - Independent:
Understands the main ideas of complex French text on both concrete and abstract topics.
Interaction with native French speakers can happen with fluency and spontaineity and without strain for either party.
Can produce clear text on a wide variety of subjects and expose a point of view given the various options.
C1 - Advanced:
Understands a wide range of demanding, longer French texts, and recognizes implicit meaning.
Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
Can use French flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
Can produce detailed, well-structured text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns and connectors.
C2 - Proficient:
Easily understands virtually everything heard or read in French.
Can summarise information from different spoken and written sources and reconstruct arguments in a coherent presentation.
Expresses him/herself spontaneously, fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in complex situations.
Why learn French? French has a long tradition as a language of international diplomacy, and many say it is the language of love!
In any case, it is good to know this: French is spoken officially in close to 40 countries in all five continents. French is the most widely learned second language (after English).
In addition to opening for you the doors of francophone companies in France, Canada, Switzerland, Belgium and Africa, French is the language of cooking, fashion, theatre, visual arts, dance and architecture.
French is easy to learn, especially for speakers of English and other European languages, and learning French will make learning Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and Romanian much easier for you.
Montreal is the largest city in Canada, and one of the country's most cosmopolitan. Spoken by 57% of the population, French is the official language, with English following closely. Montreal is one of the country's most bilingual cities with 65% of the population able to speak both French and English, and 20% speaking also other languages. Such diverse composition makes Montreal a great place to learn languages.
Montreal is considered Canada's cultural capital, with a sizeable part of the country's film, music, radio and multimedia production taking place in the city. Montreal boasts also one of the highest concentrations of student populations in North-America. Besides English and French, the most widely spoken languages in the city are Spanish, Arab, Italian, Mandarin, Creole and Greek, among others.