This lively, highly illustrative and communicative French course is designed to take adult beginners to GCSE level or equivalent. Whether you are learning for holiday, business or exam purposes, Facon de Parler 1 will guide you step by step through all the basic language skills and there is plenty of opportunity to practise what you have learnt. Now in its fourth edition, the course has been revised and updated to reflect the innovations of the technological era, while retaining the strengths and familiarity of the previous edition. Illustrated dialogues and exercises, comprehension questions, structured pair- and group-work activities, and regular revision sections to consolidate learning feature in the coursebook, while the three CDs include dialogues, passages and exercises. The Support Book, which contains answers to the exercises in the coursebook and recording transcripts, completes the CD pack. Facon de Parler 1 is ideal for home learners as well as class study. Used with the accompanying brand new Facon de Parler 1 Activity Book, this best-selling course constitutes the ideal package for adult beginners in French.
Angela Aries has many years' teaching experience in French and EFL at Colleges of Further Education and Adult Education Institutes, in London and Essex. She has been an examiner for both written and oral French. Dominique Debney is a former lecturer at Seevic, Essex FE College. She has taught evening classes preparing for the Intermediate Diploma of the Institute of Linguists. She also has many years' experience teaching at secondary level and as an examiner for French GCSE (writing) and A level (oral).