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English Listening and Speaking Foundation Skills

English Listening and  Speaking Foundation Skills

You must align your listening and speaking skills set with Common European Framework (CEF) to obtain your desire score. First check the score that you want to get and then match it with the CEFR level.

CEFR Level

Listening/Speaking

Reading

Writing

Exams


C2
 
CAN advise on or talk about complex or sensitive issues, understanding colloquial references and dealing confidently with hostile questions. CAN understand documents, correspondence and reports, including the finer points of complex texts. CAN write essays, letters on any subject and full notes of meetings or seminars with good expression and accuracy.

Cambridge's
CPE 49-59

IELTS 8.5-9.0

TOEFL (iBT)
120+

Michigan
ECPE

Pearson
G-Level 5
A-85+

BAULATS
90


C1
CAN contribute effectively to meetings and seminars within own area of work or keep up a casual conversation with a good degree of fluency, coping with abstract expressions. CAN read quickly enough to cope with an academic course, to read the media for information or to understand non-standard correspondence. CAN prepare/draft professional correspondence, take reasonably accurate notes in meetings or write an essay which shows an ability to communicate.

Cambridge's
CAE,
BEC Higher

BAULATS
75

IELTS 7.0-8.0

TOEFL (iBT)
110-120

TOEIC
880

Pearson
G-Level 4
A-76-84

University Level Advanced English


B2
CAN follow or give a talk on a familiar topic or keep up a conversation on a fairly wide range of topics. CAN scan texts for relevant information, and understand detailed instructions or advice. CAN write essays, make notes while someone is talking or write a letter including non-standard requests.

Cambridge's
GAE, BEC Vantage

BAULATS
60

IELTS 5.5-6.5

TOEFL (iBT)
87-109

TOEFL Junior
290-300

Michigan
ECCE

Pearson
G-Level 3
A-59-75
 


B1
CAN express opinions on abstract/cultural matters in a limited way or offer advice within a known area, and understand instructions or public announcements. CAN understand routine information and articles, and the general meaning of non-routine information within a familiar area. CAN write letters or make notes on familiar or predictable matters.

Cambridge's
FCE,
BEC Prelim

BAULATS
40

IELTS 4.0-5.0

TOEFL (iBT)
57-86

TOEIC
550

TOEFL Junior
250-285

Pearson
G-Level 2
A-43-58

 


A2
CAN express simple opinions or requirements in a familiar context. CAN understand straightforward information within a known area, such as on products and signs and simple textbooks or reports on familiar matters. CAN complete forms and write short simple  letters or postcards related to personal information.

Cambridge's
PET

TOEFL Junior
225-245

Pearson
G-Level 1
A-30-42

 


A1
CAN understand basic instructions or take part in a basic factual conversation on a predictable topic. CAN understand basic notices, instructions or information. CAN complete basic forms, and write notes including times, dates and places.

Cambridge's
KET

BAULATS
20

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