What we're about

Hi! This group is for people who want to speak/practice French, learn more about French culture here in Calgary, and connect with other people who want to do the same. Whether you are a native French speaker, or someone who is just learning, you are welcome to join this group!

Events will be based around:

- Learning more about French culture in Calgary
- Speaking/practicing French in a fun & open environment.
- Movie nights, going to different French restaurants, and other evening festivities
- Putting a "French Twist" on regular activities (i.e tour of the city conducted in French instead of English)

See you soon!

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How to Teach French ll Calgary Language Nerds

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Link to join: https://meet.google.com/qsu-myew-cwi Hello and welcome to the Calgary Language Nerds community! We are one of the largest communities of language learners and multi-linguals in Calgary. You can see all of our events here: - Language Lovers Group: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-Language-Lovers/ - French Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-French-Language-Meetup/ - Spanish Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/latinoculture/ - Mandarin Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Chinese-Language-Culture/ About this Event Come learn how to teach a foreign language! This weekly class will be facilitated by me (Azren the Language Nerd) where I will share teaching practices we use at The Calgary Language Nerds. There will be two portions in each lesson: • 30 minutes: presentation about core teaching practices we use at the Calgary Language Nerds. There will be a new topic every week. • 10-15 minutes: Q&A. • 15-20 minutes: round table discussion. I do not claim to know EVERYTHING about teaching. I'm curious to hear what experiences others have had so that we can all grow together :) This is the link: https://meet.google.com/qsu-myew-cwi Cost Free! I do accept donations by paypal at https://www.paypal.me/polyglotazren See you soon! About the Organizer My name is Azren, aka "Azren the Language Nerd". I run the Calgary Language Nerds community as my full-time job. This consists of hosting events such as this one as well as offering private & small-group classes for English, French, Spanish, and basic Mandarin learners. Feel free to reach out if you are interested in taking any lessons. I post daily on all major social networks where I document my language learning journey. You can find me on: Podcast: https://anchor.fm/polyglotazren YouTube: https://youtube.com/azrenthelanguagenerd Instagram: https://instagram.com/polyglotazren Facebook: https://facebook.com/polyglotazren Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/polyglotazren TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@polyglotazren I love learning languages. Currently I speak English, French, and Spanish very fluently. I also speak Mandarin and Gujarati at an intermediate level. My main focus is to be able to speak 8 languages by the time I am 45 years old (English, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Gujarati, Hindi, Arabic, and Russian).

Free French Class ONLINE ll The Calgary Language Nerds (read description)

Link to Join: https://meet.google.com/wmo-dmkr-qxu Hello and welcome to the Calgary Language Nerds community! We are one of the largest communities of language learners and multi-linguals in Calgary. You can see all of our events here: - Language Lovers Group: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-Language-Lovers/ - French Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-French-Language-Meetup/ - Spanish Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/latinoculture/ - Mandarin Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Chinese-Language-Culture/ About this Event Come learn French online...for free! This is a weekly class open to all levels. Here is the agenda: • 2pm to 3pm: beginners --> 30 minutes: topics for ABSOLUTE beginners. --> 30 minutes: topics for UPPER beginners. • 3pm to 4pm: intermediates --> 15-20 minutes: read/watch something & learn some vocabulary/grammar from it. --> 25-30 minutes: guided discussion based on what you read/watched Event Cost It is free to attend, but donations are welcome. You can donate by going to https://paypal.me/polyglotazren How to Join the Class Click this link: https://meet.google.com/wmo-dmkr-qxu See you soon! About the Organizer My name is Azren, aka "Azren the Language Nerd". I run the Calgary Language Nerds community as my full-time job. This consists of hosting events such as this one as well as offering private & small-group classes for English, French, Spanish, and basic Mandarin learners. Feel free to reach out if you are interested in taking any lessons. I post daily on all major social networks where I document my language learning journey. You can find me on: Podcast: https://anchor.fm/polyglotazren YouTube: https://youtube.com/azrenthelanguagenerd Instagram: https://instagram.com/polyglotazren Facebook: https://facebook.com/polyglotazren Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/polyglotazren TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@polyglotazren I love learning languages. Currently I speak English, French, and Spanish very fluently. I also speak Mandarin and Gujarati at an intermediate level. My main focus is to be able to speak 8 languages by the time I am 45 years old (English, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Gujarati, Hindi, Arabic, and Russian). Future Event Schedule To keep up to date with our future event schedule, you can do any of the following: a) Join this meet-up group c) Follow my Facebook page (https://facebook.com/polyglotazren) d) Follow my Instagram page (https://instagram.com/polyglotazren) e) Follow my Snapchat (@PolyglotAzren) Any photos from the event will also be posted there and in the meet-up event itself. Looking forward to meeting you at the event!

French Past Tense Workshop ll Calgary Language Nerds

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Link to join: https://meet.google.com/rdj-oiug-bxu Hello and welcome to the Calgary Language Nerds community! We are one of the largest communities of language learners and multi-linguals in Calgary. You can see all of our events here: - Language Lovers Group: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-Language-Lovers/ - French Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-French-Language-Meetup/ - Spanish Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/latinoculture/ - Mandarin Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Chinese-Language-Culture/ About this Event I've been teaching and learning languages for YEARS now. I've noticed that the past tense is always challenging for learners. Because of this, I decided to put this 6 week workshop together. We will not only go through the rules for the various past tenses, but also get plenty of practice with them. This is the link: https://meet.google.com/rdj-oiug-bxu Cost Free! I do accept donations by paypal at https://www.paypal.me/polyglotazren See you soon! About the Organizer My name is Azren, aka "Azren the Language Nerd". I run the Calgary Language Nerds community as my full-time job. This consists of hosting events such as this one as well as offering private & small-group classes for English, French, Spanish, and basic Mandarin learners. Feel free to reach out if you are interested in taking any lessons. I post daily on all major social networks where I document my language learning journey. You can find me on: Podcast: https://anchor.fm/polyglotazren YouTube: https://youtube.com/azrenthelanguagenerd Instagram: https://instagram.com/polyglotazren Facebook: https://facebook.com/polyglotazren Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/polyglotazren I love learning languages. Currently I speak English, French, and Spanish very fluently. I also speak Mandarin and Gujarati at an intermediate level. My main focus is to be able to speak 8 languages by the time I am 45 years old (English, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Gujarati, Hindi, Arabic, and Russian).

How to Teach French ll Calgary Language Nerds

Online Meetup

Link to join: https://meet.google.com/qsu-myew-cwi Hello and welcome to the Calgary Language Nerds community! We are one of the largest communities of language learners and multi-linguals in Calgary. You can see all of our events here: - Language Lovers Group: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-Language-Lovers/ - French Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Calgary-French-Language-Meetup/ - Spanish Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/latinoculture/ - Mandarin Learners & Native Speakers: https://www.meetup.com/Chinese-Language-Culture/ About this Event Come learn how to teach a foreign language! This weekly class will be facilitated by me (Azren the Language Nerd) where I will share teaching practices we use at The Calgary Language Nerds. There will be two portions in each lesson: • 30 minutes: presentation about core teaching practices we use at the Calgary Language Nerds. There will be a new topic every week. • 10-15 minutes: Q&A. • 15-20 minutes: round table discussion. I do not claim to know EVERYTHING about teaching. I'm curious to hear what experiences others have had so that we can all grow together :) This is the link: https://meet.google.com/qsu-myew-cwi Cost Free! I do accept donations by paypal at https://www.paypal.me/polyglotazren See you soon! About the Organizer My name is Azren, aka "Azren the Language Nerd". I run the Calgary Language Nerds community as my full-time job. This consists of hosting events such as this one as well as offering private & small-group classes for English, French, Spanish, and basic Mandarin learners. Feel free to reach out if you are interested in taking any lessons. I post daily on all major social networks where I document my language learning journey. You can find me on: Podcast: https://anchor.fm/polyglotazren YouTube: https://youtube.com/azrenthelanguagenerd Instagram: https://instagram.com/polyglotazren Facebook: https://facebook.com/polyglotazren Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/polyglotazren TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@polyglotazren I love learning languages. Currently I speak English, French, and Spanish very fluently. I also speak Mandarin and Gujarati at an intermediate level. My main focus is to be able to speak 8 languages by the time I am 45 years old (English, French, Spanish, Mandarin, Gujarati, Hindi, Arabic, and Russian).

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French Past Tense Workshop ll Calgary Language Nerds

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