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Learn practical expressions for socializing, shopping and asking for services. Also, learn how to make calls, and deal with problems or situations which may arise during your travels.

280042

Instructor : Sharon Didonato 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/6/2017, ending 10/18/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Participate in conversational classes on various aspects of the everyday French life. Topics will include culture, social structures, economic issues, food and customs. Class will be moderated by Pierre Fabian, a native French speaker.

280037

Instructor : Pierre Fabian 

Tuition: $135.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Learn finger spelling, vocabulary and ASL concepts. Become familiar with deaf culture.

280017

Instructor : Belle Hsu 

Tuition: $69.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

Please read: No class Oct 9th.

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Become more fluent in finger spelling, vocabulary and ASL concepts.

280018

Instructor : Belle Hsu 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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 In French 2, the following topics will be covered: reflexive verbs, telling time and date, more irregular verbs, passe compose, imparfait (simple past) and object pronouns.

280006

Instructor : Susan Ghirardelli 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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Spanish 1A will cover the following topics: The use of personal pronouns, identifying direct and indirect articles,  gender and numbers in a sentence. The use of verb “ser”, asking someone’s name and saying yours, introducing others, saying where you and others are from, describing yourself and others will also be covered.  Identifying possessive pronouns, Latin-American countries,the Spanish alphabet as well as numbers, days, months are part of this class as well.

280001

Instructor : Cesar Beltran 

Tuition: $69.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Traveling in Italy? Learn language basics for the savvy traveler, to Pisa or New York's Little Italy. Master everything from polite greetings to pricing, shopping, food, weather and more! Increase your skills and your understanding of Italian culture.

280034

Instructor : Sharon Didonato 

Tuition: $69.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Spanish 1B will include greetings, added use of the verb "estar" (Where is ….?) and  nouns that speak about feelings. Sentences using verbs: hablar, tener, vivir, saber, and conocer will be covered as well in addition to possessive pronouns and more work with numbers, days, months. Spanish 1C -  Identify foods and meals and weather expressions.  Comparison and usage of verbs “ser” and “estar”.  Identification and use of idiomatic expressions with verb “tener”. Creating sentences to use verbs: caminar, comer, leer, also verbs gustar, querer, poder. Identify/revise possessive pronouns. Revising numbers, days, months.

280001

Instructor : Cesar Beltran 

Tuition: $69.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Practice vocabulary and verb use by reading short works in Spanish. Use of various verbs in present and preterite tenses.  Verbs in present, preterite (past) and present progressive tenses will be emphasized. Conversation will also reinforce learning concepts.

280002

Instructor : Marlen Neira 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/11/2017, ending 10/23/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/9/2017)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Build your expertise by reading French texts and conversing in French. 

280007

Instructor : Susan Ghirardelli 

Tuition: $79.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/12/2017, ending 10/17/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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French 1A will cover the following topics: nouns, articles (singular and plural); 4 irregular verbs: etre, avoir, aller, venir, negative sentences, numbers, days, months and vocabulary. French 1A is for students who have never had French or who took it many years ago in school.

280005

Instructor : Susan Ghirardelli 

Tuition: $69.00

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Tue 7:15 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions starting 9/12/2017, ending 10/3/2017. 
   Weekly - Tue 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM; starting 10/10/2017, ending 10/10/2017. <

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $20.00

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A regional dessert sampler which will encompass the delectables from Northern, Central and Southern Italy discussed in Italian. Prerequisite: Beginner and Intermediate Italian speakers welcome.

280044

Instructor : Sharon Didonato 

Tuition: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 10/5/2017, ending 10/5/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $16.00

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