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Your English Level

You can determine your level of English on a scale from 1 (Beginner) to 9 (Very advanced). Check the table below to see which level you have, or take a 20 minute free Online English Level Test which will help you determine your English level with accuracy.

LevelLSE Class LevelDescriptionCEF level*
9Very AdvancedI speak and understand English completely fluently.C2
8AdvancedI speak and understand very well but sometimes have problems with unfamiliar situations and vocabulary.C2
7Pre-advancedI speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.C1
6Upper IntermediateI can communicate without much difficulty but still make quite a lot of mistakes and misunderstand sometimes.B2
5IntermediateI can speak and understand reasonably well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more complex grammar and vocabulary.B1
4Low IntermediateI can make simple sentences and can understand the main points of a conversation but need much more vocabulary.B1
3Pre-IntermediateI can communicate simply and understand in familiar situations but only with some difficulty.A2
2ElementaryI can say and understand a few things in English.A1/2
1BeginnerI do not speak any English. 

*CEF - The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Necessary Levels of English

General English:

Course Level
Intensive General EnglishLevel 2 - 8
General English 30+Level 3 - 6
Individual English TrainingLevel 1 - 9
Skype English Lessons                                   
Level 1 - 9

Business English:

Course Level
Business and Professional English 30+   Level 4 - 8
Business English 20-30Level 4 - 8

Legal English:

Course Level
Legal English 30+           Level 6 - 8
Legal English 20-30 Level 5 - 8
TOLES exam preparationLevel 5 - 8

Professional English:

Course Level
English for Human Resource Professionals  Level 5 - 8
English for the Public SectorLevel 5 - 8

Academic English:

Course Level
English for University                         Level 4 - 7
Academic YearLevel 4 - 7

Exam preparation:

Course Level
IELTS preparation courseLevel 4 - 7
Cambridge Advanced Certificate (CAE)Level 7 - 8
Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE)Level 5 - 6
Cambridge BEC VantageLevel 5 - 6

Voice training:

Course Level
Voice Training and Accent modification  Level 5 - 9

TEFL Teacher training:

COURSELEVEL
TEFL Course in LondonLevel 8 - 9

Corporate English training:

Course Level
Corporate English Training                           Level 1 - 9