Do I Need to Speak English?

 

Do I need to speak English? How good does my English need to be?

You need to speak basic English.

You should be able to answer such questions as:

  • Where do you live?
  • How many children do you have?
  • How did you get your green card?

 

Who can take the citizenship test in their native language?

Legal Permanent Residents who have had their green card for 15 years and are 55 years old, or have had their green card for 20 years and are 50 years old can take the citizenship test in their native language.