CM105

Review of French Grammar Rules - Part 1

A different approach to the foundations of French grammar.

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  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 875
  • Preferential fee 725?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
    • Gatineau
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Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to understand key French grammar systems, and learn how to choose correct grammatical structures, detect common errors, and make better use of reference materials.

Targeted audience

Any audience.

Prerequisite

None.

Customer Testimonials

Very enriching content. Geneviève Bibeau is very alive and her dynamism is contagious.

Céline L. / Adjointe administrative, Pafco, compagnie d'assurance

Content

  • Basic grammatical terminology
  • The grammatical categories of words
  • How different grammatical categories work in a sentence
  • Homophones (é/er/ez, à/a, on/ont, leur, ces/ses/c’est/s’est/sais/sait)
  • The principles of agreement and conjugation
  • Agreement of adjectives for colour, numbers (vingt, cent) and collective nouns
  • Key rules of capitalization
  • Agreement of past participles used with être and avoir
  • Overview of the new spelling rules
  • Common spelling errors
  • Common errors of syntax - Level 1
  • The correct use of relative pronouns - Level 1
  • Basic uses for the comma
  • Vocabulary: common Anglicisms
  • Making the most of reference materials

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    April 12 to April 13 2017

  • Montreal

    October 26 to October 27 2017

  • Quebec City

    November 16 to November 17 2017

  • Gatineau

    December 7 to December 8 2017

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