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Jul
19
Fri
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 19 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Jul
20
Sat
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 20 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Jul
21
Sun
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 21 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Jul
22
Mon
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 22 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.1 @ Yunus Emre Institute
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

LEARN! DISCOVER! ENJOY!

INTENSIVE TURKISH LANGUAGE COURSE LEVEL A1.1

COURSE FEE : FREE

TEXTBOOK : $75.00 (Practice and Course book with listening practice CD)

STARTS : June 10th, 2019

ENDS : August 28th, 2019

SCHEDULE : MONDAY/WEDNESDAY: 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

*MANDATORY ORIENTATION: Thursday June 6, 2019, 6pm-7pm at Yunus Emre Institute 1 Thomas Cir NW Suite 1020 Washington, D.C. 20005*

FAQ:

  1. How long does the course last?
  • Lessons take place twice a week (Mon/Wed) over 12 weeks and last 3 hours each.
  1. Who is the course for?
  • The course is aimed at a wide range of students with a general interest in Turkish. No prior knowledge of Turkish is required as the course is for complete beginners.
  1. What are the objectives of the course?
  • To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of the A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
  1. By the end of the course you will:
  • Understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  • Introduce yourself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has.
  • Interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
  1. How is the course taught?
  • A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practiced, with the main emphasis on speaking. Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.
  1. What course can I do next?
  • After completing this course, students should be ready to join an A1.2 course at the Yunus Emre Institute
  1. Textbook and exercise book
  • Students are required to purchase their own Yunus Emre Institute’s textbooks from the institution during their first week of the course.
Jul
23
Tue
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 23 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.2 @ Yunus Emre Institute
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.2 @ Yunus Emre Institute

LEARN! DISCOVER! ENJOY!

INTENSIVE TURKISH LANGUAGE COURSE LEVEL A1.2

COURSE FEE : FREE

STARTS : June 11, 2019

ENDS : August 29, 2019

SCHEDULE : TUESDAY/THURSDAY: 6:00PM-9:00PM

*PREREQUISITE: A1.1; Designed for students who have completed A1.1 at Yunus Emre Institute*

FAQ:

1. How long does the course last?

  • Lessons take place twice a week (Tue/Thu) over 12 weeks and last 3 hours each.

2. Who is the course for?

  • The course is aimed at those who have completed A1.1 at Yunus Emre Institute

3. What are the objectives of the course?

  • To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of the A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

4. By the end of the course you will:

  • Better understand the use of everyday spoken Turkish and increase vocabulary.
  • Be able to converse about topics such as work, school, and be able to give directions. Be able to converse with shop owners.
  • interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

5. How is the course taught?

  • A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practiced, with the main emphasis on speaking. Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.

6. What course can I do next?

  • After completing this course, students should be ready to join an A2.1 course at the Yunus Emre Institute

7. Textbook and exercise book

  • Students will continue to use their textbooks from A1.1 class.
Jul
24
Wed
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 24 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.1 @ Yunus Emre Institute
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

LEARN! DISCOVER! ENJOY!

INTENSIVE TURKISH LANGUAGE COURSE LEVEL A1.1

COURSE FEE : FREE

TEXTBOOK : $75.00 (Practice and Course book with listening practice CD)

STARTS : June 10th, 2019

ENDS : August 28th, 2019

SCHEDULE : MONDAY/WEDNESDAY: 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

*MANDATORY ORIENTATION: Thursday June 6, 2019, 6pm-7pm at Yunus Emre Institute 1 Thomas Cir NW Suite 1020 Washington, D.C. 20005*

FAQ:

  1. How long does the course last?
  • Lessons take place twice a week (Mon/Wed) over 12 weeks and last 3 hours each.
  1. Who is the course for?
  • The course is aimed at a wide range of students with a general interest in Turkish. No prior knowledge of Turkish is required as the course is for complete beginners.
  1. What are the objectives of the course?
  • To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of the A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
  1. By the end of the course you will:
  • Understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  • Introduce yourself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has.
  • Interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
  1. How is the course taught?
  • A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practiced, with the main emphasis on speaking. Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.
  1. What course can I do next?
  • After completing this course, students should be ready to join an A1.2 course at the Yunus Emre Institute
  1. Textbook and exercise book
  • Students are required to purchase their own Yunus Emre Institute’s textbooks from the institution during their first week of the course.
Jul
25
Thu
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 25 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.2 @ Yunus Emre Institute
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.2 @ Yunus Emre Institute

LEARN! DISCOVER! ENJOY!

INTENSIVE TURKISH LANGUAGE COURSE LEVEL A1.2

COURSE FEE : FREE

STARTS : June 11, 2019

ENDS : August 29, 2019

SCHEDULE : TUESDAY/THURSDAY: 6:00PM-9:00PM

*PREREQUISITE: A1.1; Designed for students who have completed A1.1 at Yunus Emre Institute*

FAQ:

1. How long does the course last?

  • Lessons take place twice a week (Tue/Thu) over 12 weeks and last 3 hours each.

2. Who is the course for?

  • The course is aimed at those who have completed A1.1 at Yunus Emre Institute

3. What are the objectives of the course?

  • To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of the A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

4. By the end of the course you will:

  • Better understand the use of everyday spoken Turkish and increase vocabulary.
  • Be able to converse about topics such as work, school, and be able to give directions. Be able to converse with shop owners.
  • interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

5. How is the course taught?

  • A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practiced, with the main emphasis on speaking. Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.

6. What course can I do next?

  • After completing this course, students should be ready to join an A2.1 course at the Yunus Emre Institute

7. Textbook and exercise book

  • Students will continue to use their textbooks from A1.1 class.
Jul
26
Fri
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 26 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Jul
27
Sat
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 27 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Jul
28
Sun
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 28 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Jul
29
Mon
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 29 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.1 @ Yunus Emre Institute
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

LEARN! DISCOVER! ENJOY!

INTENSIVE TURKISH LANGUAGE COURSE LEVEL A1.1

COURSE FEE : FREE

TEXTBOOK : $75.00 (Practice and Course book with listening practice CD)

STARTS : June 10th, 2019

ENDS : August 28th, 2019

SCHEDULE : MONDAY/WEDNESDAY: 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

*MANDATORY ORIENTATION: Thursday June 6, 2019, 6pm-7pm at Yunus Emre Institute 1 Thomas Cir NW Suite 1020 Washington, D.C. 20005*

FAQ:

  1. How long does the course last?
  • Lessons take place twice a week (Mon/Wed) over 12 weeks and last 3 hours each.
  1. Who is the course for?
  • The course is aimed at a wide range of students with a general interest in Turkish. No prior knowledge of Turkish is required as the course is for complete beginners.
  1. What are the objectives of the course?
  • To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of the A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
  1. By the end of the course you will:
  • Understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  • Introduce yourself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has.
  • Interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
  1. How is the course taught?
  • A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practiced, with the main emphasis on speaking. Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.
  1. What course can I do next?
  • After completing this course, students should be ready to join an A1.2 course at the Yunus Emre Institute
  1. Textbook and exercise book
  • Students are required to purchase their own Yunus Emre Institute’s textbooks from the institution during their first week of the course.
Jul
30
Tue
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 30 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.2 @ Yunus Emre Institute
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.2 @ Yunus Emre Institute

LEARN! DISCOVER! ENJOY!

INTENSIVE TURKISH LANGUAGE COURSE LEVEL A1.2

COURSE FEE : FREE

STARTS : June 11, 2019

ENDS : August 29, 2019

SCHEDULE : TUESDAY/THURSDAY: 6:00PM-9:00PM

*PREREQUISITE: A1.1; Designed for students who have completed A1.1 at Yunus Emre Institute*

FAQ:

1. How long does the course last?

  • Lessons take place twice a week (Tue/Thu) over 12 weeks and last 3 hours each.

2. Who is the course for?

  • The course is aimed at those who have completed A1.1 at Yunus Emre Institute

3. What are the objectives of the course?

  • To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of the A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

4. By the end of the course you will:

  • Better understand the use of everyday spoken Turkish and increase vocabulary.
  • Be able to converse about topics such as work, school, and be able to give directions. Be able to converse with shop owners.
  • interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

5. How is the course taught?

  • A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practiced, with the main emphasis on speaking. Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.

6. What course can I do next?

  • After completing this course, students should be ready to join an A2.1 course at the Yunus Emre Institute

7. Textbook and exercise book

  • Students will continue to use their textbooks from A1.1 class.
Jul
31
Wed
Celebrating New American Gardens @ US Botanic Garden
Jul 31 all-day

Public gardens across America are engaging, inviting, and dynamic. Gardens are living creations, as they display seasonal changes along with a constant ebb and flow. This exhibit celebrates American gardens created or renovated within the last five years. These gardens showcase new plant collections, create spaces for people to connect with nature, and foster sustainability. Come explore what’s new in public gardens!

Intensive Turkish Language Course Level A1.1 @ Yunus Emre Institute
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

LEARN! DISCOVER! ENJOY!

INTENSIVE TURKISH LANGUAGE COURSE LEVEL A1.1

COURSE FEE : FREE

TEXTBOOK : $75.00 (Practice and Course book with listening practice CD)

STARTS : June 10th, 2019

ENDS : August 28th, 2019

SCHEDULE : MONDAY/WEDNESDAY: 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

*MANDATORY ORIENTATION: Thursday June 6, 2019, 6pm-7pm at Yunus Emre Institute 1 Thomas Cir NW Suite 1020 Washington, D.C. 20005*

FAQ:

  1. How long does the course last?
  • Lessons take place twice a week (Mon/Wed) over 12 weeks and last 3 hours each.
  1. Who is the course for?
  • The course is aimed at a wide range of students with a general interest in Turkish. No prior knowledge of Turkish is required as the course is for complete beginners.
  1. What are the objectives of the course?
  • To acquire basic language skills and to achieve the equivalent of the A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
  1. By the end of the course you will:
  • Understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  • Introduce yourself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has.
  • Interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
  1. How is the course taught?
  • A communicative approach is used. All four skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) are practiced, with the main emphasis on speaking. Students engage in interactive language activities, participating in group and pair work according to a syllabus based on systematic grammatical progression.
  1. What course can I do next?
  • After completing this course, students should be ready to join an A1.2 course at the Yunus Emre Institute
  1. Textbook and exercise book
  • Students are required to purchase their own Yunus Emre Institute’s textbooks from the institution during their first week of the course.