- 2nd largest Economy in Europe & 7th largest in the world by GDP;
- World’s top tourist destination, with ~79.5 million visitors/year;
- World’s 2nd most learned language & 6th most spoken language.
Basic Level : A1 & A2
Level A1 – Can understand and use familiar, everyday expressions and very simple sentences.
Level A2 – Can make him/herself understood in simple, routine situations dealing with a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and common topics.
Inter Level : B1, B2.1, & B2.2
Level B1 – Can understand the main points when clear, standard language is used. Can deal with most situations typically encountered when travelling in the language region.
Level B2 – Can understand the main contents of complex texts on concrete and abstract topics; also understands specialized discussions in his/her own primary area of specialization. Can communicate so spontaneously and fluently that a normal conversation with native speakers.
Advanced Level : C1 & C2
Level C1 – Can express him/herself spontaneously and fluently without having to search for words frequently and noticeably. Can use the language effectively and flexibly in his/her social and professional life.
Level C2 – Can effortlessly understand practically everything which he/she reads or hears. Can summarize information from various written and spoken sources, logically recounting the reasons and explanations.