French Grammar

Dessin, caricature: La police de la langue..., Garnotte (alias Michel Garneau), 1996, 20e siècle. Encre sur carton, 21.4 x 27 cm, Don de M. Michel Garneau. M2007.69.112 © Musée McCord

Principles of grammar theory and contextualized French grammatical concepts. Emphasis on terminology and analysis of grammatical issues. Aligned with CEFR level B2 objectives.

Required readings: 

  • Custom course-pack available on Canvas
  • Required handbook (in addition to the course-pack): Le Grevisse de l’étudiant by Cécile Narjoux

Recommended readings:

  • Poisson-Quinton, S., Mimran, R., Mahéo-Le-Caodic, M., Grammaire expliquées du français, Clé international, 2002.

Prerequisite: One of FREN 123, FREN 302 or assignment based on placement test.

Language of instruction: French