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What you can understand people say at Advanced level



Here are some of the things you can understand people say at Advanced level:

  • An account of an event that happened in the past
  • Events someone expects will happen in the future
  • A description of a simple process
  • A brief summary of facts about a subject
  • Oral instructions on how to do something
  • Advice
  • The advantages and disadvantages of a course of action
  • A description of a place you have never visited
  • Someone comparing or contrasting two objects or places
  • Familiar topics beyond your immediate situation
  • Most news broadcasts and factual reports on television and radio
  • Information someone asks you in an interview
  • Short lectures on familiar topics

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