|Beginner||I do not understand or speak English.|
|Elementary||I can understand a little and can speak a few words|
|Lower Intermediate||I understand quite well. I can speak in familiar situations. |
I can read simple English, but I find writing difficult.
|Intermediate||I speak well, but not fluently. I understand most spoken English. |
I can read fairly well. I can write simple sentences, but make mistakes.
|Upper Intermediate||I understand almost all spoken and written everyday English. |
I can speak confidently, even in unfamiliar situations and my writing is quite good.
|Advanced||There are occasional errors or misunderstandings.|
Generally I communicate clearly and effectively in both spoken and written English.