Level B1 corresponds to users who can understand and produce text on familiar topics and give opinions and descriptions.

Skills at level B1

If a person is at B2, this is intermediate level. He/she can do the following:

  • Understand the main points of clear texts in standard language if they are about topics with which they are familiar, whether in work, study or leisure contexts.
  • Cope with most of the situations that might arise on a trip to areas where the language is used.
  • Produce simple, coherent texts about topics with which they are familiar or in which they have a personal interest.
  • Describe experiences, events, wishes and aspirations, as well as briefly justifying opinions or explaining plans.