Berlitz Online Placement Test Test your language skillsWelcome to the free Berlitz Online aptitude test. This test is available in the following languages: German, English, French, Spanish and Italian. It will give you a good idea of your current language proficiency level.Please note the following technical requirements before you start the test: Microsoft® Windows® Versionen 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 10; Mac OS X Browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari Adobe® Flash player version 9+ 512 MB RAM, 1000 MHz CPU Speakers or headset For optimum test conditions, please read the instructions on the welcome page of the test after entering your data. The placement test takes approximately 20 minutes.Start the Language Test ›If any technical problems are experienced when trying to use the Berlitz Online Level Test, the most common problems are: Flash player is not installed or is damaged Pop-ups are blocked DLocal network is overloaded (try at a different time or in a different network) Your firewall is blocking access to the test Berlitz LevelsLEVEL 1 - FUNCTIONAL ABILITY:Knowledge of language is sufficient to communicate in a very limited way, with the simplest oral and listening tasks and situations.LEVEL 2 - FUNCTIONAL ABILITY:At the functional level, learners have a basic command of the language needed in a limited range of simple, routine, and familiar tasks and situations.LEVEL 3 - INTERMEDIATE ABILITYAt the functional level, learners have a basic command of the language needed in a limited range of simple, routine, and familiar tasks and situations.LEVEL 4 - INTERMEDIATE ABILITYAt the intermediate level, learners are able to refashion and combine learned material to meet their immediate communication and learning needs. They comprehend information on familiar topics in contextualized settings and produce sustained conversation with others on an expanding variety of general topics.LEVEL 5 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE ABILITYLearners can, to an extent, initiate, sustain and conclude most routine communicative tasks for personal and work needs.LEVEL 6 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE ABILITYAt the upper intermediate level, learners have assimilated the essentials of the language. They communicate competently and comfortably in many professional and personal contexts, and find different ways of formulating what they want to express.LEVEL 7 - ADVANCED ABILITY:Learners begin to create with the language in more complex and demanding conversations and can deal comfortably with most subjects over the telephone.LEVEL 8 - ADVANCED ABILITY:At the advanced level, learners communicate effectively and appropriately even in demanding oral tasks and situations, like conducting a meeting. They participate easily in social and professional conversations, and deal comfortably with most subjects over the telephone.LEVEL 9 - PROFESSIONAL ABILITY:Learners communicate effectively with various audiences on a wide range of familiar and new topics to meet most personal, academic or professional demands—including many which presume experience in public speaking and critical listening.LEVEL 10 - PROFESSIONAL ABILITY:At the professional level, learners have full command of the language. They understand and can use virtually all linguistic structures; as well as a range of vocabulary items as broad and deep as that of most educated native speakers. Communication is fluent, appropriate and well organized—they develop ideas in speech clearly and coherently.