Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Baby hears for the first time - level 1

27-04-2015 15:00 A baby is born. He is a boy. He cannot hear. Doctors help him. They give the baby hearing aids. The baby is nine weeks old...

Volcano in Chile erupts - level 1

27-04-2015 07:00 There are many volcanos in Chile. One volcano erupts. It sends a lot of smoke into the air. Nobody dies, but the situation...

Fun skiing event in Siberia - level 1

24-04-2015 15:00 People organise an event in Sibera. The event happens every year. It is for winter sporting. It is an event for...

Fast Japanese train - level 1

24-04-2015 07:00 Normal trains have wheels. These wheels move on tracks. However, magnetic trains have no wheels. Magnets move magnetic...

Scientists meet a sperm whale - level 1

23-04-2015 15:00 Scientists are in the Gulf of Mexico. They are researching. They have a submarine robot. This submarine is 600 metres...

Robot works in a shop - level 1

23-04-2015 07:00 This news is about a robot. It looks like a woman. She works in a shopping centre in Japan. She greets the customers. The...

Acid attacks in Columbia - level 1

22-04-2015 15:00 Something very bad happens to a woman. It is in Columbia. It is in March 2014. Someone throws acid in her face. The acid...

Snowboarder makes new moves - level 1

22-04-2015 07:00 A snowboarder lives in Britain. He likes to make new moves in snowboarding. He makes the triple backside rodeo. This...

French Spider Man climbs a tall building - level 1

21-04-2015 15:00 A man from France likes to climb. People name him the French Spider Man. He likes to climb on the outside of buildings. He...

Chimp knocks down drone - level 1

21-04-2015 07:00 People make a TV show. They are in the Netherlands. They want video of a zoo. They want video of the chimpanzees at the...
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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.
  2. Chat in the  Chat room for at least 2 minutes. You can write about today's news.


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  2. You can talk about today’s news or you can answer questions from  http://www.newsinlevels.com/questions/
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