English words by learner level: B2 – Upper Intermediate
At level B2, the learner can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialisation. He/she can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. He/she can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options. – Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)
This list contains words which are typically added to a language learner's vocabulary after they have reached this level. The list has been adapted from wordlists originally compiled by Kelly: Keywords for Language Learning.