A1: Beginner/False beginner or Elementary

At the completion of the A1 level, you will understand and use basic phrases and expressions of everyday life. You can introduce yourself and others and can ask and answer simple questions such as where you live, people you know and things you do and have. You can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly.

 Click here to take the placement test.

In this class, students learn the vocabulary and structures required to:

  • Greet someone and take leave

  • Introduce self and others

  • Give contact information

  • Talk about one’s family, hobbies and occupation

  • Ask for, and give, directions

  • Ask and express time and date

  • Express likes and dislikes

  • Say that you understand or don't understand

  • Use present, future and past tenses

                   Renewal - $380  

  • Level: Beginner/False Beginner​

  • Textbook: Texto1 (Hachette), or Vite et Bien (CLE)

Current membership is required of all AF students. Register online here.

NOTE: Classes canceled if minimums not met. For Group classes, the textbook is provided.  For private classes, students must buy teh textbook.


Registration confirms acceptance of policies. 

Texto 1 (main book and activity book) 

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