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One key to being able to function well in simple work contexts is the ability to understand and participate in a variety of conversations as well as express opinions.
Being able to use Deutsch in simple, repetitive contexts is essential for work, but being able to carry on a conversation in English is also important in a lot of different situations.
Applicable to :
The candidate has little difficulty understanding standard speech on familiar topics experienced in work, school, or during leisure time. The candidate can comprehend the main point of 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 communicate effectively in the language on most topics that might come up while travelling. The candidate is also able to initiate 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 uses simple language to connect phrases and describe experiences, events, dreams, hopes, and ambitions. The candidate provides brief reasons and explanations for opinions and plans. Furthermore, the candidate can tell a story or describe the plot of a book or film and describe reactions.
The candidate has the ability to comprehend texts that are composed mostly of high frequency, commonplace language. They are able to understand accounts of events, emotions, and desires in personal letters.
The candidate is able to clearly and concisely write about topics of personal interest, as well as write personal letters describing experiences and impressions in an interesting way.