Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Drug Daraprim – level 1

07-12-2016 15:00 Daraprim is an anti-malarial drug. It can save lives. Its price goes up. It goes from $13.50 to $750. This shocks a lot of...

Replica of the Titanic – level 1

07-12-2016 07:00 The Titanic is a ship. People finish working on it in 1912. It leaves from England. It is going to the USA, but it hits an...

Famous painter from Japan – level 1

06-12-2016 15:00 A man from Japan works in an office. He doesn't have much time. But sometimes he draws. He doesn't draw on paper. He draws...

Plane Crash in Colombia – level 1

06-12-2016 07:00 A plane is flying from Brazil to Colombia. There are 81 people on the plane. The plane crashes. Seventy-six people...

Ice Rink with Dead Fish – level 1

05-12-2016 15:00 In Japan, a theme park named Space World makes an ice rink. It puts 5,000 real dead fish inside the ice. The park wants to...

Planes from 1920 – level 1

05-12-2016 07:00 In Africa, people fly vintage planes. These planes are called biplanes. They have two wings on top of one another. They...

Tigers and a dog – level 1

02-12-2016 15:00 In Germany, there are two little tigers in a safari park. Their mother leaves them. Their names are Peach and Pearl. A dog...

Reindeer deliver pizza – level 1

02-12-2016 07:00 Domino´s is a pizza company. In Japan, it trains reindeer to deliver pizza. The company works with people. The people...

Small nice animal – level 1

01-12-2016 15:00 A woman has a beautiful hedgehog. The woman films it. The video is very nice. It is on the internet. A lot of people like...

Fidel Castro’s Death – level 1

01-12-2016 07:00 This news is about Fidel Castro. He starts the Cuban Revolution. He fights capitalist and colonial oppression. He turns...
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What is Level 1

Easy English news in Level 1 are for beginners. In this level, we use only 1000 most important words in English. In every news article we mark words which are from a higher level. When you understand all words in Level 1, you know 1000 words in easy English and it is time to go to Level 2. When you read and listen to Level 1 short news every day, very soon you can know and understand 1000 most important words in English.

How to improve your English with News in Levels:



  1. Read all today's articles and translate all words which you don't understand.
  2. Read the articles from the day before and see if you remember all new words.


  1. Listen to all today's news.
  2. Stop the video after every sentence and repeat the sentence.
  3. Repeat point 2 for the news which you listened to the day before.


  1. Answer the questions under today's news and write them into the comments.
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