OSH 373 / Non Credit
Course taught in: English

Week1: Meet the class; present tense of regular verbs; vowel tension; mute letters

Week2: Present tense of stem-changing regular verbs; pronunciation of e in closed versus open syllables

Week3: Present tense of common irregular verbs; pronunciation of nasal vowels

Week4: Present tense of other irregular verbs; pronunciation of eu in closed versus open syllables

Week5: Present tense of other irregular verbs, continued; pronunciation of [s] versus [z]

Week6: Use of the present tense; verbal constructions; pronunciation of [r]

STUDENTS Need to bring:

1)The Ultimate FRENCH Review and Practice (required textbook, under $15);

2) loose leaf notebook (under $2); paper (under $2); pencil or pen (under $1).

Required reading:

Chapters 1-2 of the Ultimate FRENCH Review and Practice, David Stillman and Ronni Gordon, 2nd edition, ISBN 00744142 (available new in paperback for $14.38 or used for less; can be downloaded to Kindle for $11.99)

Suggested online practice with Français interactif (no cost).

Suggested use of online dictionary of choice (no cost).

Dr. Nancy Lawther taught at Texas A&M University, the University of Georgia and most recently at Barry University. She has a BA in French from Pennsylvania State University, a Masters in French from Washington University in St. Louis and a PhD in French from Yale University.

This course is available as part of the following:

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Courses
These courses and programs are available at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Membership is required. Our classes take place in Lau Founders Hall, 1550 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33146 unless otherwise noted below.

OLLI 2017-2018 Membership is required to take this course and will be added to your cart upon enrollment. If you already have purchased a membership, you will not be charged for this membership.
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Starts: 8/1/2017 Ends: 7/31/2018