Level A1: Beginner/Elementary corresponds to basic users of the language, i.e. those able to communciate in everyday situations with commonly-used expressions and vocabulary.

Skills at level A1

Students at this level can:

  • Understand and use very frequently-used everyday expressions as well as simple phrases to meet immediate needs.
  • Introduce themselves and others and ask/answer questions about personal details such as where they live, things they have and people they know.
  • Interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to cooperate.