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Level 1

For near beginners...
    • Language: simplified (graded)
    • Speed: slow
    • Sentence structure: simple
    • Vocabulary: basic

IELTS: 2-3   |   TOEFL: 20-30   |   TOEIC: 200-250


Example

So you are from Italy and you're traveling to Tokyo.

Level 2

For high beginners...
    • Language: simplified (graded)
    • Speed: slow
    • Sentence structure: mixed
    • Vocabulary: intermediate

IELTS: 3-4   |   TOEFL: 30-45   |   TOEIC: 250-350


Example

Bob, you're not eating very much tonight. Don't you like the food?

Level 3

For low-intermediate learners.
    • Language: real
    • Speed: normal
    • Sentence structure: mixed
    • Vocabulary: intermediate

IELTS: 4-5   |   TOEFL: 45-60   |   TOEIC: 350-500


Example

You always seem to want things to be just like they used to be. That's the defintion of conservative.

Level 4

For high-intermediate learners...
    • Language: real
    • Speed: normal
    • Sentence structure: mixed
    • Vocabulary: intermediate + idiomatic

IELTS: 5-6   |   TOEFL: 60-75   |   TOEIC: 500-650


Example

Oh ... I didn't know you liked french fries. Help yourself. What's mine is yours.

Level 5

For advanced learners...
    • Language: real
    • Speed: normal
    • Sentence structure: complex
    • Vocabulary: advanced + academic

IELTS: 6-8   |   TOEFL: 75-100   |   TOEIC: 650-850


Example

School is too easy. Just when you think you've won the game, this trick done changed the rules. Eddy, don't call your mother a trick.

Level 6

For near fluent speakers...
    • Language: real
    • Speed: normal
    • Sentence structure: complex
    • Vocabulary: advanced + academic + idiomatic

IELTS: 8+   |   TOEFL: 100+   |   TOEIC: 850+


Example

Romantic love as the basis for marriage has only existed since the 19th century. Up until then, arranged marriages were the norm, and it served society quite well.