A beginning learner at the Foundation Level has limited ability speaking, writing, reading or listening in English. The student will have trouble understanding fluent speech but can interact in a simple way provided the teacher speaks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
|FOUNDATION||High Beginner||Low Beginner|
|This level extends basic communication skills. You will be able to confidently use the present, past and future tenses and discuss familiar topics. You will be able to understand the vocabulary and details in basic reading and listening texts.||This level focuses on building basic communication skills. You will be able to report information about yourself. You will confidently use the present tense, will be introduced to the past tense and will learn high frequency nouns, verbs and adjectives to describe people.|