LANGUAGE FUNCTIONS Level 1: Beginner

Greet people
Introduce yourself
Start a conversation
Describe your job
Introduce someone
Talk about things you like
Offer to help someone
Make requests
Give your opinion
Ask about prices
Talk about food
Describe what you are doing now
Show interest
Describe how you are feeling
Give advice
Thank someone
Give an excuse
Ask for and give information
Apologize
Talk on the telephone
Ask for and tell the time
Talk to a salesperson
Give compliments
Make telephone calls
Make and accept invitations
Ask for help
Ask for and give directions
Show you understand
Say good-bye
Get to know someone
Make suggestions
Talk about your job
Talk about your daily routine
Talk about how you get to work
Talk about your family
Describe people’s appearance
Describe people’s personality
Talk about your town or city
Talk about the weather