English - Home Language provides for language proficiency that reflects the mastery of basic interpersonal communication skills required in social situations, as well as the cognitive academic skills essential for learning across the Grade 12 curriculum. Emphasis is placed on the teaching of: listening, speaking, reading and writing. English - Home Language also provides learners with a literary, aesthetic and imaginative ability that will provide them with the ability to recreate, imagine, and empower their understanding of the world they live in.