Varieties of English
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English-speakers use many forms of grammar. Written English tends to be more standardised.
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Varieties of English includes:
- Subject-verb agreement
- Double negatives
What do the levels mean?
Skillswise uses the levels of the National Qualifications Framework.
- Entry 3 covers the basic concepts and is a good preparation for starting a Level 1 course.
- Level 1 is roughly equivalent to a GCSE D-G grade in England, Northern Ireland and Wales, and a Foundation level at Standard Grade in Scotland. A useful qualification for many jobs.