Beginning Italian Plus

Wednesday, 6:30-8:30pm (syllabus below)


This course is designed for those who already know the very basics of the language and want to expand their vocabulary and comprehension beyond the simple phraseology. The teacher will communicate mostly in Italian and will introduce the present tense of main verbs and common expressions, so that students can take a more active role in everyday life. Lessons are focused on verbs and words that allow students to articulate complete sentences. There will also be useful expression for travelers.

This course will start on September 18, 2019

Teacher: Gerardo

9 weekly lessons on Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30pm

FEE: $280

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Download the syllabus for our Fall session 2019

How to order your textbook

 

Week 1

Present tense of common regular verbs; How to say what you usually do

Week 2

Present tense of regular verbs in are, ere, ire; 
I like & don't like + verbs

Week 3

Present tense of irregular verbs: andare, venire, fare, bere, uscire.

 

CONTENTS

Week 4

Who is he/she?; What do you do? Using possessive with family members

Week 5

Quale; Quanti; Verb sapere; To know a fact; To know how to do things

Week 6

Comparisons things and people; Piu' o meno; Conversation to compare


 

Week 7

Would you like; parts of menu and table; How to order at a restaurant

Week 8

The best; The most; Simple prepositions; Expressing preferences

Week 9

Expressing what you want, can and must do; Conversation in groups