Tag Archives: To improve my french

Thinking in French Patricia F June 2015


Sep 20, 2015 Genevi Guestbook
I tried to study with Genevieve in 2014 but she was fully booked.  Something told me to book for 2015 while I had a chance.  This was one of the best decisions I have made in a long while. First and foremost, she is an outstanding teacher.   Her communications skills are extremely good.  There were times when I just wasn’t understanding and she patiently rephrased and worked with me until I did.  Within two days I found myself thinking in French and totally able to communicate with people that I came [...]
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Annika et Filip F – October 2014


Nov 15, 2014 Genevi Guestbook
Thank you for the time with you in Nice – one week for Annika and also a second one for Filip. Annika: When we came I must admit I was a bit affected by all the comments I had from colleagues – What, are you going on vacation to study French?? They didn`t say: Are you out of your mind; but the message was pretty clear. So I was wondering if we had made the right choice?) They were wrong and we were right. We both like to have something meaningful to do during vacation, and the balance between our morning [...]
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Brenda J., San Diego USA, 55


Mar 21, 2013 Genevi Guestbook
My name is Brenda. I live in San Diego, CA. I spent two weeks with Geneviève in the autumn of 2012 and the whole experience exceeded my expectations. Geneviève is an excellent teacher as well as a gracious host and wonderful cook. Geneviève challenged me and encouraged me and gave me the tools I needed to improve my French proficiency. The instruction I received was well-tailored to the areas in which I needed improvement. Geneviève has a way of building one’s confidence as she builds one’s knowledge. [...]
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