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Classic French

Course overview

The General French programme at EP Paris is designed to help you develop your French language and communication skills, giving you the confidence and ability to function in everyday situations. You will practise your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through a communicative approach with the help of our experienced and qualified teachers. You will have multiple opportunities to learn and practise your French language skills in a variety of 'real-life' situations around campus and through our social programme. You will also be able to improve your pronunciation and develop your grammar and vocabulary range. 

At EP Paris, we offer six levels of General French Courses from Beginner to Advanced.  

  • Our Beginner level class accepts students with very little exposure to French but requires a certain level of literacy 
  • Lower-level students may also choose to increase their progress by taking an additional 1-1 classes.  
  • Our Advanced General French class is for students with high-level communicative skills.  
  • Some students may consider a ‘Superntensive 40' course or a 'Semi-intensive 25' course to accelerate their learning or go on to study an examination preparation course.  
  • For those students who would like more time to explore the city in which they're studying, we recommend the 'Classic 20' or 'Semi-intensive 25' course. 

General English Courses Class Schedule

15 hours Morning:
9:15 to 10:00

Vocabulary:
Phrasal verbs with ‘get'.
Lesson 2
10.00 – 10.45
Reading skills:
Skimming and scanning texts.
BREAK Coffee time!
Lesson 3
11.00 – 11.45
Grammar:
Third Conditional to talk about hypothetical situations in the past.
Lesson 4
11.45 -12.30
Speaking:
Discussing anecdotes with a partner about past situations and further practice of phrasal verbs with ‘get’ in context.
After you take a General French Classic at EP Paris, you should:
  • Have improved your listening, reading and writing skills.  
  • Be able to speak French with more confidence and fluency.  
  • Have developed your French vocabulary knowledge.  
  • Have a better understanding of French grammatical structures.  
  • Have a greater knowledge of useful functional language needed in everyday real-life situations.  

To get the most out of your learning experience, we recommend that you attend at least 85% of classes, complete all homework given, and do self-study as directed by your teacher. 

Hear what our team has to say

At EP Paris, we believe that everyone can learn French, no matter where they are in their language journey. We use a variety of theoretical and practical teaching methodologies to meet the learning needs of all our students. Our positive and supportive learning environment gives you the ideal place to learn and practise your French language skills in real-life situations. 

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