Mastering French Essentials Course Outlines


These course outlines provides you with information about everything you will cover in 8 comprehensive lessons per course.  The courses are appropriate for beginners, for those who need a refresher course, and for everyone who feels that they have gaps in their learning.  All courses are meant for self-study, and no group meetings are included.

Each self-study course is regularly priced at €100. You can save €20 on each individual course and €100 if you decide to buy all three during my October sale.

All course materials are stored for easy and permanent access in Google Classroom, and are organized by weekly lessons.  Scroll down for Levels 1 – 3 & FAQ.

Master French Essentials – Level 1


Leçon 1

  • Definite Articles Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Definite Articles Quiz
  • Subject Pronouns Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Tu vs Vous Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Subject Pronouns Exercise
  • Subject Pronouns Dictation Exercise
  • Regular Verbs Ending in ER – List & Quizlet Study Set
  • Regular ER Verbs Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • ER Verbs Bookmark Study Notes
  • ER Verbs Quiz
  • 50 ER Verbs Practice Cards

Leçon 2

  • The Verb «Avoir» Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Avoir» Bookmark Conjugation Notes
  • 20 Basic «Avoir» Practice Cards
  • «Il y a» Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Il y a» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «J’ai failli» Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Body Parts Vocabulary List & Quizlet Study Set
  • «Avoir mal à» Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Avoir mal à» Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • «Avoir mal à» Practice Cards (Challenge)
  • «Avoir mal à» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Avoir Expressions» Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Avoir Expressions» Quiz
  • «Avoir Expressions» Bookmark Study Notes

Leçon 3

  • Indefinite Articles Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «C’est vs Il est» Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • BONUS:  Mini French Lesson on «C’est vs Il est»
  • «C’est vs Il est» Bookmark Study Notes
  • Vocabulary – Descriptive adjectives
  • «C’est vs Il est» Quiz
  • «C’est vs Il est» Practice Cards

Leçon 4

  • «Être» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Être» Bookmark Study Notes
  • Vocabulary from the lesson + Quizlet Study Set
  • «Être» Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • «Être» Practice Cards (Challenge)
  • «Être» Quiz

Leçon 5

  • Regular IR Verbs Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Vocabulary – List of Common IR Verbs
  • IR Verbs Bookmark Study Notes
  • Vocabulary from the lesson + Quizlet Study Set
  • IR Verbs Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • IR Verbs Practice Cards (Challenge)
  • IR Verbs Quiz

Leçon 6

  • The Verb «Aller» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Aller» Bookmark Conjugation Notes
  • Prepositions of Location Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Prepositions of Location Flashcards
  • Vocabulary – City Locations and Their Prepositions
  • Prepositions of Location Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Aller» Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • «Aller» Practice Cards (Challenge)
  • «Aller» Quiz

Leçon 7

  • The Verb «Faire» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Faire» Bookmark Conjugation Notes
  • «Faire» Conjugation Quiz
  • «Faire» Weather Expressions Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Faire» Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • «Faire» Practice Cards (Challenge)

Leçon 8

  • Review Cards – Être, Aller, Avoir, Faire, ER verbs, IR verbs 
  • BONUS:  Mini French Lesson on Être, Aller, Avoir and Faire
  • Être, Aller, Avoir, Faire – Bookmark Study Notes
  • Conjugation Charts & Pronunciation:  Être Avoir Aller Faire
  • Quizlet – Être, Aller, Avoir, Faire (all mixed up)
  • BONUS:  Dialogue with Audio – Être, Aller, Avoir, Faire
  • Exercise – Être ou Avoir?
  • 5 Crossword Puzzles – Être, Aller, Avoir, Faire


Master French Essentials – Level 2

Leçon 1

  • Partitive Articles Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Food & Drinks Vocabulary List & Quizlet Study Set
  • Partitive Articles Quiz
  • «Prendre» Video Lesson and Lesson Guide
  • «Prendre» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Boire» Video Lesson and Lesson Guide
  • «Boire» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Prendre & Boire» Crossword Puzzles
  • «Prendre & Boire» Conjugation Quiz
  • «Prendre & Boire» Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • «Prendre & Boire» Practice Cards (Challenge)

Leçon 2

  • Questions with «Est-ce que» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Interrogative Words Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • 4 Ways to Use Negation Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Partitive Articles After Negation Video & Lesson Guide
  • Expressions of Quantity Vocabulary & Quizlet Study Set
  • Expressions of Quantity Bookmark Study Notes
  • Quiz – Interrogative Words & Expressions
  • Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • Practice Cards (Challenge)

Leçon 3

  • Possessive Adjectives Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Vocabulary List & Quizlet Study Set
  • Quiz – La Famille – Possessive Adjectives
  • Quiz – La Nourriture – Possessive Adjectives
  • Quiz – La Maison – Possessive Adjectives
  • Quiz – Le Restaurant – Possessive Adjectives
  • Possessive Adjectives Bookmark Study Notes
  • Practice Cards – Possessive Adjectives
  • Practice Cards – Possessive Adjectives (Challenge)

Leçon 4

  • Regular RE Verbs Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Common RE Verbs List & Quizlet Study Set
  • Regular RE Verbs Bookmark Study Notes
  • Quiz – Regular RE Verbs
  • Clothes Vocabulary & Quizlet Study Set
  • «Rendre Visite vs Visiter» Audio Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Placement of Common Adverbs & List  & Quizlet Study Set
  • Common Adverbs Quiz
  • Regular RE Verbs Practice Cards (Conjugate)
  • Regular RE Verbs Practice Cards (Challenge)

BONUS:  Verb Conjugations Audio Drill

  • 100 Regular Verbs Audio Drill – ER, IR, RE Verbs

Leçon 5

  • Demonstrative Adjectives Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Bonus Mini Video Lesson – Demonstrative Adjectives
  • Quizlet Study Set
  • Demonstrative Adjectives Bookmark Study Notes
  • Practice Cards (with hints)
  • Practice Cards (challenge – without hints)

Leçon 6

  • «Vouloir» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Vouloir» Translation Exercise
  • Listening Comprehension & Oral Production
  • «Vouloir» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Vouloir» Quizlet Conjugation Study Set
  • «Vouloir» Conjugation Quiz
  • «Vouloir» Practice Cards – Present & Conditional Tenses

Leçon 7

  • «Pouvoir» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Pouvoir» Translation Exercise
  • Listening Comprehension & Oral Production
  • «Pouvoir» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Pouvoir» Quizlet Conjugation Study Set
  • «Pouvoir» Conjugation Quiz
  • «Pouvoir» Practice Cards – Present & Conditional Tenses

Leçon 8

  • «Devoir» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Devoir» Translation Exercise
  • Listening Comprehension & Oral Production
  • «Devoir» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Devoir» Quizlet Conjugation Study Set
  • «Devoir» Conjugation Quiz
  • «Devoir» Practice Cards – Present & Conditional Tenses

Master French Essentials – Level 3

Leçon 1

  • «Savoir vs Connaître» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Quizlet Conjugation Study Set
  • Quiz Conjugating Savoir & Connaître
  • Quiz Using Savoir vs Connaître
  • City Vocabulary & Quizlet Study Set
  • «Savoir + Infinitive» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Listening Comprehension & Oral Production
  • Bookmark Study Notes
  • Practice Cards – Conjugate – Savoir & Connaître
  • Practice Cards – Challenge – Savoir & Connaître

Leçon 2

  • «Vouloir, Pouvoir, Devoir, Savoir» Review – Present & Conditional Tenses – Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Quizlet Study Set – Conjugating Power Verbs Practice
  • Quiz – Conjugate – Present & Conditional Tenses
  • Dictée – Savoir, Vouloir, Devoir
  • Disjunctive (Stressed) Pronouns Video & Lesson Guide
  • Disjunctive Pronouns Bookmark Study Notes
  • Quiz – Disjunctive Pronouns
  • Practice Cards – Disjunctive Pronouns
  • Listening & Writing Challenge – Disjunctive Pronouns

Leçon 3

  • French Adjective «Tout» Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • «Tout» Bookmark Study Notes
  • «Tout» Quizlet Study Set
  • Quiz – French Adjective «Tout»
  • Practice Cards – French Adjective «Tout»
  • Practice Cards – Challenge – French Adjective «Tout»

Leçon 4

  • Expressions of Quantity – Weight & Volume – Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • List of Weights and Volumes & Quizlet Study Set
  • Quiz – Weights and Volumes
  • Verbs Followed by DE + Infinitive Video & Lesson Guide
  • Quizlet Study Set + List – Verbs Followed by DE + Infinitive
  • Bookmark Study Notes
  • Practice Cards
  • Practice Cards (Challenge)

Leçon 5

  • BAGS Adjectives (adjectives before nouns) – Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • List of BAGS Adjectives & Quizlet Study Set
  • Professions Vocabulary List & Quizlet Study Set
  • Quiz – Adjectives – Before or After Nouns?
  • Plural BAGS Adjectives Followed by DE Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • BAGS Adjectives Bookmark Study Notes
  • Practice Cards
  • Practice Cards (Challenge)

Leçon 6

  • 4 Essential Ways to Use DE – Video Lesson & Lesson Guide
  • Quizlet Study Set
  • Quiz – Ways to use DE
  • Crossword Puzzle
  • Bookmark Study Notes
  • Practice Cards
  • Practice Cards (Challenge)

Leçon 7

  • When to Use Definite vs Indefinite vs Partitive Articles – Video Review Lesson Comparing Articles & Lesson Guide
  • Quizlet Study Set
  • Quiz – Choosing Between Definite, Indefinite, and Partitive Articles
  • Bookmark Study Notes
  • 75 Practice Cards

Leçon 8 – Big Review

  • Final Exam (Online)
  • Big Review Practice Cards

FAQ

How do I book a course?

  • Registration takes place on lovelearninglanguages.com.  You do not need to have a PayPal account, and you can use any credit or debit card.  Jennifer will receive notification of your registration and payment, and will send you a link to join your Google Classroom within 24 hours. 

Do I need to purchase course materials?

  • All course materials are included in the course tuition.  You do not need to purchase any additional materials.  
  • Everything that is included is detailed in the course description above.  You will find this course to be a great deal for your money!

How do I access course materials?

  • All course materials will be stored in a Google Classroom.  A link to join your Google Classroom will be emailed to you within 24 hours after you sign up and pay.  If you have an email preference that is different to the one that you use during the payment process, please send Jennifer an email:  french@lovelearninglanguages.com
  • Once you have accepted the invitation to your Google Classroom, you will be directed to the “stream” page.  This is where announcements are made, and it’s a place where you can ask questions and make comments about the course.
  • In your Google Classroom, you will need to click on “classwork” at the top of the page to view your assignments and to access all course materials. 

How long will I have access to course materials?

  • You will have permanent access to all course materials so that you can always go back and review lessons and retake quizzes. 

What is the profile of students taking LLL courses?

  • LLL courses are designed for English speaking adults who are either beginners or who want to go back to the essentials and pick up on details they may have missed.  

Will I meet up with others in the class?

  • No, this is a self-study course that you will work on by yourself.

Can I ask questions?

  • Of course you can!  You can ask questions or make comments directly from your Google Classroom, or email Jennifer:  french@lovelearninglanguages.com

How much homework is typically involved per lesson?

  • All LLL courses include many resources to help you practice and master the material in each lesson. If you set up a daily study schedule, you can work through one lesson per week.  If it seems like too much, you can plan on taking two weeks per lesson.

Do you offer refunds?

  • No refunds are allowed once you have received the coursework in your Google Classroom.
  • Due to the nature of the course, I cannot, in any event, pro-rate or transfer courses.
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