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  • External Assesment
  • Learners with intermediate understanding of English Language Target Groups
  • 30 Guided Learning Hours


ESB Entry Level Award in Graded Examinations in Speech (Entry 2) (EAL 1-A2)  is for learners who speak English as an additional language.The graded speech qualifications (EAL) are mapped to the Common European Framework for Languages. The aim of the EAL series of programmes (Entry 1- Entry 3) is to provide a focus and framework for progressive mastery of Spoken English communication in English as an Additional Language. Our assessment is a presentation delivered in a group context and promotes interaction with others. 


Entry Level Award in Graded Examinations In Speech: Entry 2 (EAL- A2)

Learners are asked to plan and present a 2-3 minute talk that details an experience they may have had. They are further asked to do a talk in front of a small group of a chosen item or picture. 


Candidates are asked to personally choose a poem then following a short introduction and reason for choice, recite it from memory. 


Candidates are asked to read aloud from their favourite book or publication making sure it is appropriate for their audience and presented enthusiastically. They are further asked to identify a favoured character/person and give reasons why. 


Listen actively, respond to questions on your own sections and contribute one question positively to group discussions.

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