Darien’s own Antonia Basu is bringing Spanish to the DCA!
This “Romance language” is the 2nd most spoken language today, and is now part of the Darien elementary curriculum for our kids. Why not learn it yourself?
Instructor Antonia Basu is a native Spanish speaker born in Argentina. She has been living in Darien for the past 13 years.
Beginning Conversational Spanish
This fast-paced class focuses primarily on speaking skills and is designed to get you talking. Students do need to have some knowledge of Spanish grammar (from high school or college will work). Students should practice a few hours a week to get the most from the class.
Sessions rotate through the below topics:
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Meeting People
Chapter 3 Talking about Who is Who
Chapter 4 Getting Around
Chapter 5 Daily Life
Chapter 6 Talking about People
Chapter 7 Getting in Touch with People
Chapter 8 Planning a Trip
Chapter 9 Arriving in a Country
Chapter 10 Out on the Town
6 Tuesday sessions beginning April 30th (last class June 4th)
1:00 – 2:00pm
$155 DCA members, $185 public price
Prepayment for this class is required.
Text book: Spanish Conversation Demystified by Jenny Petrow.
Students should purchase the textbook to bring to the first class.
Alternatively, please mail a check to the DCA at 274 Middlesex Road, Darien, CT 06820, and include your name, class selected, phone and email address for confirmation, or stop by the DCA during office hours: 9am-3pm Monday to Thursday, 9am-12pm Friday. Contact the DCA for further details at 203-655-9050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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