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Overall band scores
Did not attempt test
Description No assessable information provided.
Essentially has no ability to use the language beyond possibly a few isolated words.
Extremely limited user
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Basic competence is limited to familiar situations. Has frequent problems in understanding and expression. Is not able to use complex language.
Has partial command of the language, coping with overall meaning in most situations, though is likely to make many mistakes. Should be able to handle basic communication in own field.
Has generally effective command of the language despite some inaccuracies, inappropriacies and misunderstandings. Can use and understand fairly complex language, particularly in familiar situations.
Has operational command of the language, though with occasional inaccuracies, inappropriacies and misunderstandings in some situations. Generally handles complex language well and understands detailed reasoning.
Very good user
Has fully operational command of the language with only occasional unsystematic inaccuracies and inappropriacies. Misunderstandings may occur in unfamiliar situations. Handles complex detailed argumentation well.
Has fully operational command of the language: appropriate, accurate and fluent with complete understanding.