B2: Upper-intermediate

You can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in your field of specialisation. You can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. You can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.

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

  • Ask for an apology

  • Ask for authorization

  • Accept or decline an apology

  • Express satisfaction or joy

  • Express relief

  • Express admiration

  • Reassure and encourage someone

  • Express dissatisfaction or anger

  • Express embarrassment

  • Recount someone else’s words

  • Use present, past and future tenses

  • Use the conditional

  • Use the subjunctive


  • Location: 5510 Munford Road, Raleigh

  • Times: call us for more information 

  • Intensity: 2 hours/week

  • Duration: 10 weeks

  • Price:  First Registration -  $438 (book included)

                   Renewal - $380  

  • Level: Upper-advanced  

  • Textbook: Alter ego+ (Hachette)

This course is designed for students who have completed Level B1. If you have taken French somewhere else, you must be assessed to be sure you are starting at the right level. 


Click here to take the placement test.

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

Please renew your membership if you are a returning student with an expired membership.

NOTE: Classes canceled if minimums not met. Each student must have or buy the course material required for the class.  

Registration confirms acceptance of policies. 

Alter ego 4 ((main book and activity book) ) is required for this class.

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Upon appointment only:

5510 Munford Road

Raleigh, NC 27612


(919) 985-3919

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