Speaking a foreign language is helpful when a traveler needs to ask, “Where is the nearest hospital?” or “What language am I speaking?” Find fluency with this Groupon to Into This City International Foreign Language School. Choose from the following options:
- For $99, you get a beginner’s six-week French, Italian, Russian, or Spanish class plus a cultural party (a $330 value).
- For $129, you get an intermediate six-week French, Italian, Russian, or Spanish class plus a cultural party (a $330 value).
- For $49, you get a three-hour Act French for Travelers class with cheese tasting (a $140 value).<p>
Into This City International Foreign Language School jump-starts linguistic adventures with fun, interactive classes led by actors trained in language instruction. Designed for complete beginners, the Act French for Travelers class primes neophytes to ace upcoming culinary tours abroad or finally find something to say to the screaming croissants that haunt their dreams. The three-hour class focuses on rules of pronunciation and commonly used phrases while proffering a selection of regional French cheeses.
Six-week classes delve deeper into the structure of foreign tongues, using improvisational exercises to cement grammatical rules and complete conjugations of up to 100 verbs. The 105-minute classes also incorporate simple scenes and monologues from plays drawn from the language’s repertoire, helping students nail down vocabulary and listening skills. Each class culminates in a three-hour culture party where pupils munch on distinctive regional cuisine while learning about everyday life in their language’s country through by chatting up fluent speakers, playing party games, and staring at foreign flags to discern their hidden messages. Check the schedule for available class dates.
Into This City
Into This City International Foreign Language School jump-starts linguistic adventures with fun, interactive classes led by actors trained in language instruction. During grammar-heavy lessons, thespians teach students how to communicate fluently in four great theater languages: French, Spanish, Russian, and Italian. All classes conclude with a cultural soiree and group theater presentation in which students act out scenes from a contemporary play and improvise songs about clearing customs.