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It is essential to be able to understand and express simple sentences in order to deal with familiar situations.
The ability to use English in simple, repetitive contexts is essential for work. The ability to carry on a dialogue in English is also important in a wide variety of situations.
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The candidate can typically understand the main ideas of standard speech on familiar topics experienced in work, school, or during leisure time. The candidate can usually comprehend the main point of many radio or TV programs on current affairs or topics of personal or professional interest when the delivery is slow and clear.
The candidate is able to carry on a conversation on most topics that might come up while travelling in an area where the language is spoken. The candidate is able to start a conversation on topics that are familiar, of personal interest, or relevant to everyday life without any preparation (e.g. family, hobbies, work, travel, and current events).
The candidate can connect phrases to describe experiences, events, dreams, hopes, and ambitions. The candidate can also briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans. Lastly, the candidate can narrate a story or relate the plot of a book or film and describe reactions.
The candidate has the ability to comprehend texts that are mostly composed of high frequency, commonplace language. The candidate can understand the accounts of events, emotions, and desires in personal letters.
The candidate has the ability to write clearly and concisely about topics that are familiar or of personal interest. They can also write personal letters describing experiences and impressions in an interesting way.