Upon completion of this level, students should be able to discuss topics including health, travel, holidays and business using the present, past and immediate and probability with simple future tense. This level continues to emphasize the improvement of oral comprehension and creative expression. Topics reviewed include imperfect tense versus passato prossimo, disjunctive pronouns, comparatives and new topics include simple future tense, impersonal form and double object pronouns (Prego!, Chapters 9-11). Students will need to purchase Prego! An Invitation to Italian, 6th, 7th or 8th Edition. Limited to 8.
Barry Bridgelal was born and raised until the age of 8 on the island of Trinidad. His family then moved to Boston. His years living in a cosmopolitan city, coupled with his multicultural background, fostered Barry’s proclivity for foreign languages. He has studied more than ten different languages! After undergraduate and post-graduate studies at Tufts University and King’s College, Barry started his teaching career. For the past 13 years, Barry has been teaching all levels of French, Italian and Spanish at area institutes and universities. In the classroom, he strives to show how a new language provides a new vision on life.