A1 English level (elementary)

The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) has six levels, from A1 for beginners, up to C2 for users who are proficient in the language.

What can an A1-level learner of English do?

  • They can understand and use very common everyday expressions and simple phrases for immediate needs.
  • They can introduce themselves and other people and can ask and answer questions about personal details, such as where they live, things they have and people they know.
  • They can communicate in a simple way if the other person talks slowly and clearly.

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