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General
Why should I learn French?
Learning languages helps us grow as people. Being multilingual is important to survive in the today's time. French is one of the oldest languages of the world and is widely spoken. Knowing french will have the a lot of advantages, some of which are:   1. Being fluent at french is advantageous in the international job market 2. French culture is vast, diverse and rich (literature, movies, etc.) 3. Speaking french at a proficient level helps students get selected at courses in renowned international universities   Here is one of our blogs that might answer this: https://laforet.in/benefits-of-learning-a-new-language/
What modes of payment do you accept?
We accept all modes of online and offline payments. You can access our RazorPay links from the course pages for specific courses. If a non-prescribed amount is to be paid, you can contact us on 9773201465 for more options.
How should I learn French language?
"Learning by doing" method is the most helpful when it comes to languages. It is very important to have interactive learning paired with a lot of practice to get the best results. One should listen to the target language a lot because we speak what we listen to. 1. Abundant listening and reading 2. Repetition 3. Join our elementary A1 course
What modes of payment do you accept?
We accept all modes of online and offline payments. You can access our RazorPay links from the course pages for specific courses. If a non-prescribed amount is to be paid, you can contact us on 9773201465 for more options.
Are there any prerequisites of joining the course?
For A1 level, there is no prerequisite. However, for the subsequentlevels, it is important to have studied the previous levels and have the standard accordingly.
How will the classes be conducted?
The classes are conducted online on google meet.
What will be the timing of the classes?
The timings are different for different batches. Usually, we have classes from Monday-Friday 1.5 hours everyday.
Can working professionals join the course?
We accept all modes of online and offline payments. You can access our RazorPay links from the course pages for specific courses. If a non-prescribed amount is to be paid, you can contact us on 9773201465 for more options.
Will I recieve a certificate after completing the course?
We can provide a certificate of completion of course to all the students on request.
After how many classes will I be able to speak in French?
From the fisrt session, we try to inculcate some french words in the students' life daily. If by "speak in French" you mean speak a few words, then that starts from the first day itself. But if that means whole communicative sentences, it might take around 3-7 weeks
Do I have to give an exam to get the certificate?
To get a certificate from the embassy, one has to appear in the DELF exams. After clearing the exams, you can get the authorised certificate from the embassy. For recieving the certificate of completion of course from our end, you need not appear in any exams.
DELF
What is DELF?

The Diplôme d'études en langue française (DELF) is an internationally recognised certification of proficiency in French as a foreign language, awarded by France's Ministry of Education.

How many levels are there in DELF?

There are six levels in the DELF curriculum: levels A1 through B2 and two in the DALF curriculum: C1 and C2

What is the advantage of giving DELF Exam?

"1. A DELF certification opens up a lot of job opportunities for a proficient French speaker.
2. It helps them apply at universities in France."

How much time does it take to prepare for DELF exam?
It takes around 6 months to be prepared for the DELF A1
What books to refer to prepare for DELF exam?
The "Saison" textbooks (A1 through B2) and "Alter Ego"
Can I give DELF Exam Online?
Currently, the DELF is conducted offline only
Can I appear for DELF A2 without clearing DELF A1?
"YES! In fact, at La foret, we recommend our students to not appear for the DELF A1 exams altogether. You can e ven appear for the C2 exam and no one will stop you, however, that is not recommended. "
Will I recieve a certificate after completing the course?

We can provide a certificate of completion of course to all the students on request.

After how many classes will I be able to speak in French?

From the fisrt session, we try to inculcate some french words in the students' life daily. If by "speak in French" you mean speak a few words, then that starts from the first day itself. But if that means whole communicative sentences, it might take around 3-7 weeks

Do I have to give an exam to get the certificate?

To get a certificate from the embassy, one has to appear in the DELF exams. After clearing the exams, you can get the authorised certificate from the embassy.
For recieving the certificate of completion of course from our end, you need not appear in any exams.

TEF
What is TEF ?
The Test d'Évaluation de Français pour le Canada (TEF Canada) is a test of general French which assesses the level of proficiency in French of francophones and non-francophones alike.
How should I prepare for TEF Canada?
The structure of TEF isn't exactly the same as DELF, but just like in the latter; a student appearing for TEF needs to be able to speak French fluently and be able to analyze and reason after listening to audio clips of native speaker conversations.
How long does it take to prepare for TEF Canada?
A student can appear for the examination after six months of attending a dedicated TEF course
How does TEF help in Canada immigration?
TEF allows candidates to showcase their french proficiency on immigration or citizenship processes in Canada. It is a mandatory certification to obtain Canadian citizenship.
What is the validity of TEF certification?
After receiving the scores, it is valid for 2 years.
How to register for TEF Exam in india?
Alliance Francaise conducts these exams in India. You have to contact the Alliance Francais at your preferred location of exams and do the required processes.
How many times can I give TEF Exam?
There is no limit to how many times one can appear in this exam. However, there must be a gap of at least three months before reappearing.