Italian Intermediate Grammar Intensive: Verb Tenses (A2)

This course covers all the main verb tenses of the Intermediate level A2 of the European Framework for Language. It focuses on revising and practising past (passato prossimo and imperfetto), conditional, future and imperative. The course provides theory and practice in all the main language skills: reading, listening, writing and speaking. Approximately 180 hours of prior learning assumed or completed chapter 8 of Nuovo Espresso 2 (students are assumed to have some prior knowledge of all the covered tenses. Activities and exercises are A2 level – European Framework of Reference for Language).

This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom. Enrolling students need to ensure they have an email, a reliable internet connection, microphone/speakers and access to a tablet, smartphone or computer. Classes will consist of a minimum of 1.5 hours virtual class time, together with 30 minutes worth of work to be completed independently. You will be able to contact your tutor by email or phone to ask for guidance and feedback on this work. In addition tutors may set additional homework.

TEXTBOOK

  • Tutor supplied material

COURSE OUTLINE

  • When and how to use these verb tenses (contexts, situations, purposes).
  • Practising all the tenses through a variety of activities, role plays, conversation and exercises aimed to improve all the language skills (reading, listening, writing and speaking).

PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Have a better understanding of these verb tenses.
  2. Master their different usages.
  3. Be more confident and fluent in speaking and writing.

LANGUAGE CLASS TRANSFER POLICY

If you are a new WEA Student and enrol into a language class and subsequently find that you are at the wrong level (whether too high or too low), you are permitted to transfer into another more suitable class at no additional cost, provided that the request is made within the first two classes and is in writing from your tutor directly to the Education Manager. After that point, an administration fee of $30 will apply.

$166 Limited / $149

<p>This course covers all the main verb tenses of the Intermediate level A2 of the European Framework for Language. It focuses on revising and practising past (passato prossimo and imperfetto),

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