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September 2018

Spanish for Beginners – Level 2

September-12 to November-21, 2018 from 7:15 pm to 8:45 pm
Board Room, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Adelante! Join my small class designed to improve the basic Spanish learned in Beginners Level 1. Emphasizing communication, you will become familiar with idiomatic expressions and verbs such as 'estar, gustar, tener and hacer'. At the end of the course you'll be able to talk about your family, to order in a restaurant, go shopping, ask the time and more. Students are required to have the 'Soleado 1' textbook from the Level 1 course ($28). $14.29 drop in, space permitting.

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Mandarin by Ms. Gong – Beginner

September-17 to December-10, 2018 from 6:15 pm to 7:45 pm
Board Room, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Curiosity in Chinese culture and Mandarin are all you need to join this beginner class. This course is for students of any background! Come to Ms. Gong's class with a binder and a pen. She will provide useful class handouts. By the end of this course, you will be able to greet others, introduce yourself and handle basic daily conversation in authentic Mandarin! You will be able to count numbers in Mandarin, identify Chinese currency, know famous Chinese cities /…

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Mandarin by Ms. Gong – Intermediate

September-17 to December-10, 2018 from 7:45 pm to 9:15 pm
Board Room, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

If you've already mastered Pinyin (the Chinese Phonetic system), you can now brush up your Mandarin conversational skills. In this class, you will build up your vocabulary and learn common expressions for daily living. You will learn the 12 animal signs in the Chinese calendar. Ms. Gong will teach you numerous synonyms and antonyms. Also, cross-culture training will help you to understand Chinese traditions, taboos, preferences and festivals. You will be taught how to handle various special situations, for example…

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Mandarin by Ms. Gong – Advanced

September-20 to December-6, 2018 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Meeting Room, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

"Ni hao!" By adding on more popular "spices" to your Mandarin skills such as idioms, slangs and wise expressions, you'll gain much more confidence in handling Mandarin conversations deeply and widely. You will also become a lot more familiar with Mandarin grammar and phrases. This class will polish you so that you sound like an expert Mandarin speaker. If you have an interest in learning Chinese characters you will have the opportunity to do so in this class! $19.05 drop…

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Chess – Beginners (6-12 yrs)

September-24 to November-26, 2018 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Meeting Room, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Come jump into the intricate world of Chess. Each session will be full of chess puzzles, supervised games and game analysis. This comprehensive and progressive program allows students to learn how to play chess in the optimal manner by gradually increasing complexity. Classes will follow the six-level academic chess program of the Vancouver Chess School at www.vanchess.ca. No class Monday, October 8 and Monday, November 12.

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