What does the grade indicate about the user?
No questions were attempted by the candidate.
This indicates that the candidate has almost negligible English skills.
The candidate does not have any aptitude of English exempting a few generic words.
The candidate has limited English skills and struggles with spoken and written English.
Extremely limited user
The candidate’s knowledge is confined to only general use of the language often accompanied by persistent mistakes during communication.
The candidate is only familiar with the simple aspects of the language and struggles in understanding or using complex aspects.
Such test takers have a good hold on simple English skills and can understand, though with some difficulty, complex skills in known situations. However, they are highly prone to making mistakes.
These candidates tend to have a sufficient hold on the language to comprehend complex terms and phrases especially in their area of interest or expertise. However, inaccuracies, improper use and mistakes are still commonly seen.
The test taker can comprehend, express or use complex language and meticulous reasoning. Although,periodic errors, and improper usage are observed.
Very good user
Such candidates have a great understanding of the language. Errors and misunderstandings are occasionally present in only unfamiliar conditions.
These candidates have an excellent and proper understanding of the language. Their use of the language is precise and articulate.