Come and learn the beginning skills involved in speaking and understanding the written language. We will start with the basics: pronunciation of the alphabet's letters and corresponding phonemes, the composite letters, peculiar sounds, accents, and numbers. Then we’ll move on to the basic language skills that deal with travel, hotels, restaurants, shopping, basic mannerisms, faux pas avoidance, etc. Please purchase this book online prior to the first class: "30 Days to Great French" by Jenny Barriol (ISBN 978-1-4000-2352-3). Gold Card Fee: $82.