The elementary level. Mastering French basics. The ability to understand simple situations and concretes reporting on daily life. He can communicate in a simple manner if the interlocutor talks slowly.
Written Comprehension: The person can understand familiar nouns, names and easy sentences, posters and catalogs.
Language Structure: Basic grammatical competences. The person can master only elementary structures which allows him to enforce minimal communicational capacities in familiar fields.
Oral Comprehension: The person can understand familiar words and current expressions concerning him, his family or his environment if people speak slowly and clearly.
Oral Expression: The person can use expressions and simple sentences to describe the place where he lives and people he knows.
Written Expression: The person can redact a simple postcard; fill in a personal survey (name, nationality, address).