Julien Delbasty

Dordogne, France

Bio

Julien wants his students to have fun, be enthusiastic and proud about speaking French, and never be afraid to speak and make mistakes! When he is not teaching, he enjoys reading French novels, studying history, running and (most importantly) cooking and eating good French food.

Classes Recently Taught

B1-3/B1-4 | A la découverte de… La Vendée

Intermediate
Starting June 25, 2021 90 minutes/week for 5 weeks

Tired of staring out windows all year, but not ready to travel this summer? Not an issue! Open your virtual window to the world with our A la découverte de… series! Exploring French and Francophone regions and countries is as easy as a click of a mouse, as we visit everyone’s favorite destinations, as well as some splendid spots off the beaten path. Most classes are led by locals who are thrilled to share with you the secrets of where they come from! Embark on a historical, cultural and culinary discovery of la Vendée. The picturesque region of Vendée is rich on many different levels. Led by Julien, you will discover its history, heritage, culture and terroir.

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B1-1 | Intermediate French 1

Intermediate
Starting June 22, 2021 3 hours per week for 10 weeks

Identify criteria for something, be cautious or aware of something, express your wishes and intentions, ask politely for something, talk over the phone, give advice, outline a hypothetical situation, describe a memory, a place, a visit to a foreign city and more!

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C2-1 | Proficient French

Starting June 22, 2021 3 hours per week for 10 weeks

Perfect your pronunciation, solidify your mastery of grammar and learn additional vocabulary—then apply your learning to demanding tasks like transcribing audio documents, criticizing political campaigns or debating the salaries of different professions.

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B1-3/B1-4 | French Figures Who Changed History: Napoléon

Intermediate
Starting June 22, 2021 1.5 hours per week for 5 Weeks

Join Julien to learn how Napoleon influenced his time and brought about changes that are still felt today.

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