ESOL TEST - Stages of second language acquistion


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minimal comprehension
Does not verbalize
Nods yes or no
Draws and points.
Early Production
Has limited comprehension
Produces 1 or 2 word responses
Uses key words and phrases
Uses present tense verbs.
Speech Emergence
Has good comprehension
Can produce simple sentences
Makes grammar and pronunciation errors
Frequently misunderstands jokes.
Intermediate Fluency
Excellent comprehension
Makes few grammatical errors.
Advanced Fluency
The student has a near native level of speech.