Advanced Italian

This course is designed for those who have already mastered Italian, have studied for at least two years at our school or have lived in Italy and want to maintain their fluency. The goal is improvement of the spoken language, by reviewing advanced grammar structures, expressions and refined vocabulary. The lessons will also be developed  through conversation on various topics. Aspects of Italian culture may be addressed. The teacher may focus on particular points, useful to espress preferences, opinions and hypothesis.

Only Italian is spoken in class. A preliminary telephone conversation must be conducted to make sure that the student is almost fluent in italian in order to participate in this group.

Wednesday, 6:30-8:30pm

This course will start on September 18, 2019

Teacher: Valeria

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

FEE: $280

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Download the syllabus for our Fall session 2019

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Week 1
Meglio e peggio; Migliore e peggiore; Verbo piacere; Conversazione

Week 2
Vorrei; Preferirei; Mi piacerebbe; Sarebbe meglio; Conversazione di gruppo

Week 3
Imperativo informale e formale; Imperativo negativo informale e formale; Conversazione


Week 4
Si impersonale; Si puo' e non si puo';Conversazione

Week 5
Ripetizione verbi volere, potere e dovere; Conversazione

Week 6
Congiuntivo presente di essere e avere; Penso che Conversazione

Week 7
Verbi e espressioni seguite da congiuntivo; Sai? Puoi? Conversazione


Week 8
Congiuntivo passato di essere, avere e verbi regolari; Conversazione

Week 9
Congiuntivo imperfetto di essere e avere; Frasi con se+congiuntivo; Conversazione