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"Esta clase no es fácil."

Translation:This class is not easy.

2 months ago

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I think "lesson" is a better translation. The word "class" tends to refer to the group of people in the lesson.

2 months ago

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Class can be the group of people or the course itself in English.

1 month ago

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I think it must depend where you come from. For example, you could say "I'm on the French course" or "I'm doing a French course".

"A French class" may mean one lesson in the course of, say, 10 classes.

Perhaps it's regional? Or just me?

1 month ago

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I'm a teacher in the New York City area. I attend workshops with speakers from across the US and some from abroad. From my experience, teachers will use class to describe:

  1. A course

  2. A group of students

  3. Occasionally an individual lesson.

So yes, it can be a lot of different things :)

1 month ago

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Thanks, DanD

1 month ago