Level A1 is our most basic level. The skills that you will acquire in this level are to understand and use familiar, everyday expressions such as simple phrases for daily needs. You will be able to introduce yourself and tell important facts about your life. You will be able to have conversations with others provided that they speak slowly and clearly.
The individual is able to understand common phrases and expressions related to common experience (basic information about one’s self and their family, shopping, areas of interest, work, etc.) He/she knows how to communicate to carry out basic daily tasks that require no more than simple communication and common information related to known things, routines and habits. He/she knows how to describe simple aspects of his/her past and surroundings related to immediate needs.
In this level, a student would be able to clearly comprehend key elements of written texts & standard spoken language of known issues from personal experience. This will include issues related to work, study or personal interests. The student would be able to address issues that may arise while traveling. The student would also be able to address simple but coherent topics that are personally familiar. The student would be able to describe experiences, events, goals & aspirations; as well as be able to share a personal opinion or explain personal plans.
The individual is able to understand basic principles of complex texts that entail concrete and abstract ideas, even if they are of a technical nature that may be of a specific industry. He/she can communicate with native speakers with a sufficient ability of fluency and natural flow of communication without help from native speakers. He/she can produce written texts that are clear and detailed about various ideas like defending a point of view regarding a general theme and indicating the pros and cons of both sides of the argument.
The individual is able to understand a wide variety of extensive texts with a certain level of difficulty, for example recognizing implicit meanings of texts. He/she is able to expresses himself/herself in a fluid and spontaneous manner without showing great effort to find the adequate expression. He/she is able to manage a flexible and effective use of the language for social, academic, and professional purposes. He/she can produce clear written texts, well-structured and detailed about complex themes, showing correct use of the mechanisms of organization, articulation and cohesion of the text.
An easy and fun course designed for children 7- 14 years old. We teach basic contents which are divided into work units organized according to areas of student interest.
For students who wish to extend their classes while traveling or from their countries, they can continue their lessons via Skype.