French Lessons in Toronto
Our French teachers are fully qualified to teach their native tongue. They can train you and, if need be, the rest of your group at a time that is suitable for you, at your home or place of work. Sessions can take place whichever day and whatever time works best, even weekends: whether it be morning, afternoon, or evening. If circumstances arise where your home or office is unavailable, the classes can be held at your trainer's office. Resources for the lesson are provided for you.
Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) General French
French lessons of this type are broader and are aimed towards students with a variety of requirements. While all beginner level students will cover survival French - needed for short visits to countries where English isn't widely spoken, or if you wish to 'go local'; those studying French usually go in different directions at this point, depending on what they need. Those who have benefitted from these French classes have been those investing in or buying property overseas, those married to overseas nationals, people setting off on a round-the-world trip, enthusiasts in French culture, and those enthusiastic to pass a specific exam in French. Inquire now about our French Courses or Take A Free French Level Test
Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) Business French
These French Lessons are intended for people who really need to learn French to help make that difference in their work. For beginners, it will be useful to learn greetings and basic business etiquette, at higher levels reading and then writing become more important. Typical students include those involved in import/export, international negotiations and acquisitions, jobseekers in multinational companies where an additional language is required, and those working with international colleagues, academia and government. Even on our most basic lesson for Beginners, students should expect to end the lesson with basic Telephone French and e-mail French skills for communications as well as Survival French required for short visits to a country. Inquire now about our French Courses or Take A Free French Level Test
Face-to-Face Closed (Private) Group General or Business French
If there are 2 or more of you with the same level of French, the same targets within the language, and be able to study at the same time and location, then you'll be happy to know that these French lessons can also be made available for Two-to-One French Lessons or Small Group In-Company French Lessons. Listen & Learn do not generally recommend classes of more than 6-8 people, although Taster lessons in French can run with up to 12 people. Bookings must be made for all participants at the same time. Inquire now about our French Courses or Take A Free French Level Test
Face-to-Face Open Group General French Lessons
Those wishing to learn French in groups of 2 or more together (Two-to-One French Lessons or Small Group In-Company French Lessons) can sign up for our group classes. All students must be at nearly the same level of French proficiency, must have the same needs from the language, and must be able to study at the same time and place as the others. Bookings must be made for all students simultaneously. Listen & Learn do not propose group sizes or more than 6-8 people, but In-Company Taster French Lessons can occur with up to 12 people. Inquire now about our French Courses or Take A Free French Level Test
Skype Online 1-to-1 (Individual) General or Business French
Our native speaker qualified French language teachers can train you and your colleagues at your office or home at a time to suit you. Classes can be any day of the week (even weekends) in the morning, afternoon or evening. In certain circumstances, if your home or office is not suitable, you can take your classes at the trainer's office. Lesson books are provided. Inquire now about our French Courses or Take A Free French Level Test
Skype Online Group (Closed or Open) General or Business French
Lessons in French are also accessible for 2 or more studying in tandem (Two-to-One French Lesson or Small Group In-Company French Lesson). All those involved must have around the same experience of the language, similar needs of areas of proficiency, and must be able to work at the same time and place. Bookings must be made for all students at the same time. Listen & Learn do not advise classes of more than 6-8 people, although In-Company Taster French sessions can be run with as many as 12 people. Inquire now about our French Courses or Take A Free French Level Test
French Language Essentials
Top 3 French Survival Phrases
- 1) Comment allez-vous? (How are you?)
- 2) Au revoir (Goodbye)
- 3) Parlez anglais? (Do you speak English?)
Top French Idioms & Proverbs
- 1) Avoir le cœur sur le main ("To have the heart in the hand.")
- 2) Avoir un poil dans le main ("To have a hair in the hand.")
- 3) L’habit ne fait pas le moine (‘The clothes don’t make the monk.")
French Slang Words & Phrases
- 1) Le Blé (money)
- 2) Bouffer (to eat)
- 3) Le Bordel (mess)
The Most Difficult Things About Learning French
- 1) Words aren't always pronounced as they're written.
- 2) There's more than one accent.
- 3) Many false friends exist between English and French.
Top 3 mistakes French students makes
- 1) Gender
- 2) Accent Marks
- 3) Être, avoir, and faire.
Top French Dialects
- 1) Standard French
- 2) Quebec French
- 3) African French
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French course in London, National Compliance Manager, Investia Financial Services Inc./ Investia Services Financiers Inc..
"My first lesson went so well, and I have already learned about conversation and pronunciation!"
French course in Birmingham (Alabama).
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French course in Oakville.
"The course is going well. I've particularly improved my speaking and listening, which are my two biggest goals."
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French course in Brampton.
"The lesson was great. Francis gave me some very good information on pronunciation rules and tips. I am very happy."
French course in Vancouver, Training Advisor, BBA.