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Basic French Language Skills For Everyday Life Free Course

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  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • French is spoken by millions of people in many countries around the world and is a very popular second language to learn. Alison's free online course is a series of engaging video lessons for beginners that introduces the learner to various aspects of the French language including basic French vocabulary and grammar. By studying this French course you will quickly pick up conversational French that will help you deal with everyday situations you may find yourself in when you visit a French speaking country.

    Alison's online course will help you learn French online and will be of great interest to all learners who want to pick up basic French language skills.

  • After completing this course you will be able to:
    - Use a wide range of French language vocabulary;
    - Understand past, present and future uses of verbs;
    - and use conversational French in a variety of everyday situations.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 6 )
  • Module 1: Introduction to Learning French
    • Learn the French Alphabet
    • Colours in French
    • Greetings and polite words
    • Morning, afternoon, evening and night
    • The days of the week
    • The months of the year
    • Count from 0 to 20
    • The seasons in French
    • Numbers from 21 to 60
    • Numbers from 61 to 100
    • Tell time in French
    • Subject pronouns
    • Conjugate (to be) present tense
    • Conjugate (to have) present tense
  • Module 2: Basic conversation in French
    • Introduce yourself - Basic conversation
    • Definite, indefinite and partitive
    • The five senses vocabulary
    • Possessive adjectives
    • Conjugate (to love) present tense
    • Conjugate (to do) present tense
    • Talk about hobbies and sport
    • Conjugate present tense
    • Food vocabulary
    • Meals of the day
    • Vegetables
    • Drinks
    • Dairy products
    • Food in general
    • Herbs and spices
  • Module 3: Introduction to French verb groups
    • Parts of the head and face
    • Finger names
    • Describe your everyday life
    • Body parts
    • Clothing
    • Talk about the weather
    • Transport, transportation and travel vocabulary
    • Common MUST KNOW verbs and basic phrases
    • Family members
    • School subjects
    • School stationery
    • French verbs - Groups 1, 2 and 3
    • Present tense FIRST GROUP -ER verbs
    • Present tense SECOND GROUP -IR verbs
    • Present tense THIRD GROUP -IR -OIR -RE verbs
    • Pronominal verbs
  • Module 4: More vocabulary and grammar
    • Negative sentences
    • Coordinating conjunctions
    • The imperative verbs
    • Conjugate Verbs in the Indicative Future tense
    • The near future tense
    • Compound past tense conjugation
    • Names of countries of the world - A to F
    • Names of countries of the world - G to N
    • Names of countries of the world - O to Z
    • Indicative Imperfect tense conjugation
    • Present conditional conjugation
    • Interrogative pronouns: Question words - Ask questions
    • Names of animals in French
    • Cardinal directions
    • Reservation on the phone
  • Module 5: Everyday conversation
    • Rent an apartment or a house
    • Arriving at a hotel
    • Ask someone out on a date
    • Friends talking at school
    • Make an appointment on the phone
    • Shopping - Buying food at the market
    • At the post office
    • Asking for directions
    • Shopping at the grocery store
    • Talking about your family
    • Talking about your weekend
    • The grocery list
    • Watching TV
    • At the hairdresser's
    • At the restaurant
    • Ordering pizza on the phone
    • Inviting a friend to a birthday party
    • At the doctor's
    • Apologizing for being late
    • At the fast food
  • Module 6: French Language Skills Assessment
    • French Language Assessment
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Module 6: French Language Skills Assessment
You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.
Course Features
  • Duration

    6-10 Hours

  • Publisher

    Joella Andriantsivohony

  • Video


  • Audio


  • Assessment


  • Certification


  • Price


  • Reward

    50 Pts

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