CHANDIGARH,25.06.20-An 8-day French Speaking Online Workshop began at Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women under the aegis of its French Department. Designed for beginners, the intensive workshop aims at enabling the participants to communicate in French language. The resource person for the workshop is Ms. Shikha Singh. The workshop began with the participants learning how to present themselves in the language and the salutations with a small introduction about the French language. From learning french figures, weekdays and months to gaining knowledge about french phonetics, formation of french conjugations and sentences, the participants will learn the nuances of French language besides getting acquainted with french culture as the resource person will familiarise them with french cities, gastronomy, festivals, etc. With a view to reinforce the concepts learnt during the workshop, the participants will be assigned the task of presenting a piece of writing in french and the workshop will wrap-up with the highlighting of vocabulary and viva-voce to test the proficiency attained by the attendees.

Principal Dr. Nisha Bhargava lauded this endeavour of the French department to expose students to one of the most spoken language world over. She impressed upon the importance of the workshop by asserting that one's linguistic skills is a big differentiator in carving a successful global career.