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Meet Our Instructors Meet Our Instructors French Basics Learn to converse in a beautiful second language! French is spoken not only in continental France but also in many other nations touched by French culture. If you would like to learn how to converse in French, this beginner’s course will prove a fun and rewarding experience. You need a three-ring binder for hand-outs. There is an optional Thursday night study group for an additional fee. 10 Wednesdays • 6:30 - 8:30pm • Feb. 27 - May 8 • $199 (No class April 17) LA09-S19 Instructor: Jack Doolin French Intermediate Improve your conversational French with intermediate level grammar. You’ll learn new vocabulary, useful expressions, and become comfortable with both present and past tenses. You should feel comfortable speaking basic sentences. You need a three-ring binder for hand-outs. There is an optional Thursday night study group for an additional fee. 10 Tuesdays • 6:30 - 8:30pm • Feb. 26 - May 7 • $199 (No class April 16) LA10-S19 Instructor:VéroniqueMeynardDixey French Advanced Improve your conversational French with advanced level grammar. You will extend your vocabulary, learn useful expressions and the subtleties of the French language. You will review past and future tenses. You should feel comfortable expressing yourself in the present tenses. You need a three-ring binder for hand-outs. There is an optional Thursday night study group for an additional fee. 10 Mondays • 6:30 - 8:30pm • Feb. 25 - May 6 • $498 (No class April 15) LA21-S19 Instructor: Véronique Meynard Dixey French Conversation What comes after Advanced French, Conversation, of course! Each class you will watch and listen to a short news story video in French on a varied topics, such as climate warming, animal extinction, or French politics. You will then discuss the news story with your class. Vocabulary translation and written transcript in French of the video will be provided. There will be no grammar lessons in this class, however, you may enroll in both Advanced French and Conversation. You need to speak at an advanced level in French, feel comfortable expressing yourself, and be able to comprehend others.   Please bring a three-rind binder for handouts. 10 Wednesdays • 6:30 - 8:30pm • Feb. 27 - May 8 • $199 (No class April 17) LA24-S19 Instructor:VéroniqueMeynardDixey Continued…