1) Communicate and share on familiar topics with a variety of words, phrases, and simple sentences in the present time frame.
a. Greet and leave people in a polite way.
b. Exchange basic information about self and others.
c. Exchange basic information about their everyday lives.
8) Identify characteristics of the target language and the native language.
a. Observe formal and informal forms of language.
b. Identify word order for dates and placement of descriptors.
c. Identify high-frequency idiomatic expressions.
d. Identify cognates.