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Welcome to everyone who has joined us recently!
1. Friday, November 4th we have BabelSpanglish: English/Spanish exchange. You can see the details and RSVP here: http://www.meetup.com/TorontoBabel/events/36636932/
2. Friday, November 11th there is a French/Spanish exchange night which is a collaboration between TorontoBabel, Toronto Spanglish Meetup, and Le French Meetup de Toronto. You can RSVP here: http://www.meetup.com/frenchmeetup/events/37750452/
3. If you're interested in learning Korean you might be interested in FREE classes! I've pasted the info at the bottom of this email. (These classes are not organized by TorontoBabel)
4. I know this is still far away, but I'm excited! On February 25th, 2012 TorontoBabel goes curling! (again!). You can see the details here: http://www.meetup.com/TorontoBabel/events/38575302/
See you all soon!
BEST Korean Class
BEST offers free Korean classes for Canadians who are planning to teach English in Korea or are simply interested in learning Korean. The course is divided into two levels; Basic and intermediate and each level is 8 weeks long. The course will be held at BEST, twice a week, Mondays and Wednesdays from 1pm to 2pm.
BEST will also offer conversation exchange partners for those who would like to practice their speaking with one or two partners.
For more information please contact us at[masked] or email us at [address removed]
Basic (Schedule: Monday 1pm – 2pm)
Day 1 – Vowels and consonants
Day 2 – Double Vowels and Double Consonants
Day 3 – Final (consonant or consonant cluster)
Day 4 – Pronunciation Practice
Day 5 – Honorifics
Day 6 – Postpositions
Day 7 – Positives and Negatives
Days 8 – The Tense
Intermediate (Schedule: Wednesday 1pm – 2pm)
Day 1 – Basic conversation
Day 2 – Upon arrival / At customs / Currency exchange /
At the airport information booth
Day 3 – At the hotel reservation counter / At the restaurant /
Requesting room service
Day 4 – Asking for directions / Public transportations / Renting a car
Day 5 – Traveling in Korea / Discussing the weather / Shopping in Korea
Day 6 – Introduce yourself / School / Job / Hobbies
Day 7 – Looking for Houses / Looking for a job / Making an appointment
Day 8 – At the hospital