General English

CEFR Level A1 Practice Online (British)

CEFR Level A1

ISBN 9780230762183

Ge-student-2016
£12

This course is to match CEFR level A1. There are 8 units to this course, each with 4 syllabus items. Each syllabus item has three syllabus components: Grammar Focus, Topic Focus and a 'Can do' statement.

Why choose this course?

It will help you...

  • approach the English language easily and quickly 
  • develop all four language skills 
  • build up basic active and passive vocabulary 
  • understand basic phrases and everyday expressions 
  • ask basic questions and engage in simple conversations

Key features

  • each unit links to the Council of Europe 'Can do' statements
  • 180 resources in total with a varied range of exercise types
  • can be used independently or alongside any coursebook at CEFR Level A1
Open full syllabus overview

Syllabus details

  1. Introductions: hello!
    1. The alphabet
    2. The alphabet
    3. Be: present simple affirmative
    4. Hello
    5. Alphabet rap
  2. Introductions: about you
    1. Be: present simple negative
    2. Be: present simple interrogative
    3. Numbers 1-10
    4. Mobile phone numbers
  3. Introductions: where are you from?
    1. Countries and nationalities
    2. Be: present simple use
    3. Where are you from?
    4. Where are they from?
    5. Word stress
  4. Introductions: my classroom
    1. Classroom language
    2. School open day
    3. Classroom objects
    4. Classroom objects
  5. Descriptions: me and others
    1. Numbers 11-101
    2. Possessive adjectives: form
    3. My English class
    4. Letters and numbers
    5. Numbers 11-101
  6. Descriptions: clothes
    1. Have got: present simple affirmative
    2. Have got: present simple negative
    3. Have got: present simple interrogative
    4. What colour is it?
    5. Clothes
    6. Colour
  7. Descriptions: the body
    1. The body
    2. Have got
    3. Parts of the body
    4. Parts of the body
  8. Descriptions: what's he like?
    1. Description of people
    2. What's he like?
    3. Describing people
    4. What kind of people are they?
  9. Places: at home
    1. Prepositions of place 1
    2. Prepositions of place 2
    3. Where's my ...?
    4. Houses
    5. My bedroom
    6. Where is it?
    7. Homes
  10. Places: my town
    1. Where's the bank?
    2. Describing places
    3. Prepositions of place 3
    4. Is there a bank on this street?
    5. There is, there are
    6. Places and buildings
    7. Buildings
    8. Describing places
  11. Places: shops
    1. Shops
    2. Shops
    3. Can I help you?
    4. Buying things
    5. What can you buy here?
  12. Places: shopping
    1. Questions
    2. Prices
    3. Shopping
    4. Numbers and prices
  13. Food and drink: food
    1. Uncountable nouns: food
    2. The verb to be with countable and uncountable nouns
    3. Fruit, vegetable, dairy or meat?
    4. Food
  14. Food and drink: meals
    1. Quantifiers
    2. Food
    3. Quantifiers
    4. Quantifiers
    5. What's the time?
    6. Meals
  15. Food and drink: cooking
    1. Making a cheese omelette
    2. A recipe
    3. What's on the menu?
    4. Restaurants and eating out
    5. Following instructions
  16. Food and drink: being healthy
    1. Food
    2. I feel terrible!
    3. Health
    4. Food
    5. Health problems
    6. Feeling ill
    7. Likes and dislikes
  17. People: jobs
    1. Jobs
    2. Jobs
    3. Jobs
    4. Present simple: affirmative
    5. Present simple: negative
    6. What do you do?
    7. Jobs
  18. People: my week
    1. Present simple
    2. Months of the year
    3. Months of the year
    4. Present simple: interrogative
    5. Present simple: use
    6. Days of the week
    7. Days of the week
  19. People: routines
    1. Present simple: interrogative
    2. Present simple
    3. Daily activities
    4. Present simple: affirmative and negative
    5. Present simple endings
    6. Routines
    7. Telling the time
  20. People: my year
    1. Seasons
    2. The four seasons
    3. Adverbs of frequency: never to always
    4. Adverbs of frequency: word order
    5. Describing the weather
    6. Which season is it?
  21. Spare time: sport
    1. Injuries
    2. Ability: can
    3. Can for ability
    4. Can for ability
    5. Sports
    6. Sports equipment
  22. Spare time: hobbies
    1. Adverbs
    2. Can for ability
    3. Adverbs of manner: word order
    4. Talking about hobbies
    5. What's your hobby?
  23. Spare time: likes and dislikes
    1. Likes and dislikes
    2. Hobbies
    3. Dislikes
    4. Likes and dislikes
    5. What sports do you like?
  24. Spare time: TV
    1. Can for permission
    2. Can for requests
    3. Can for requests
    4. Let's watch TV!
    5. Entertainment
    6. What's on tonight?
    7. Films
  25. My world: making suggestions
    1. Imperatives
    2. Imperative
    3. Imperatives
    4. Imperative: Let's
  26. My world: the weather
    1. Present continuous: affirmative
    2. Present continuous: negative
    3. Present continuous: interrogative
    4. Present continuous: use
    5. Present continuous
    6. What's the weather like?
    7. The weather
  27. My world: asking questions
    1. Questions
    2. Questions
    3. Wh- questions: subject
    4. Wh- questions: object
    5. The taxi driver
  28. My world: animals
    1. Comparative adjectives: + -er
    2. Comparative adjectives: more + adjective
    3. Spare-time activities
    4. Which animal is bigger?
    5. Wild and domestic animals
  29. Travelling: holidays
    1. Holidays
    2. On safari
    3. Superlative adjectives: + -est, spelling
    4. Superlative adjectives: the most + adjective
    5. Superlative adjectives: irregular superlatives
    6. Our holiday
  30. Travelling: giving directions
    1. A quiz show
    2. Where is everything?
    3. Prepositions of place 4
    4. Finding your way
    5. Directions
    6. Directions in a building
    7. My town
    8. In a national park
  31. Travelling: journeys
    1. Verb phrases
    2. Travel in Tokyo
    3. We're having a great time!
    4. Travel
    5. Travelling by plane
    6. Getting around
  32. Travelling: plans for the future
    1. Present continuous
    2. What are you doing this weekend?
    3. Relationships
    4. Relationships