Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Great journey in a tractor - level 1

19-12-2014 15:00 This news is about an actress. She is from Holland. She goes on a journey. She drives through Europe and Africa. She...

Great Barrier Reef - level 1

19-12-2014 07:00 This news is about the Great Barrier Reef. The Great Barrier Reef is in Australia. It is a place with many corals. The...

Students save a woman - level 1

18-12-2014 15:00 Students are on a beach. They are Chinese. They play in the snow. One student sees something. There is a woman in the sea....

Cat eats food for 1,000 dollars - level 1

18-12-2014 07:00 This happens at an airport. The airport is in Russia’s Far East. A cat lives at the airport. It gets inside a shop. There...

Rhinos in South Africa - level 1

17-12-2014 15:00 This news is about rhinos. Around 20,000 rhinos live in South Africa. That is about 80 per cent of all the rhinos in the...

Homemade 1963 Batmobile - level 1

17-12-2014 07:00 A man reads comics about Batman. He likes Batman very much. He wants to have a car like him. He gets a car. He changes it....

Tattooed Santa - level 1

16-12-2014 15:00 This news is about a man. He is from Brazil. He is old. He has white hair and a beard. When it is Christmas, he plays...

Incident in a synagogue - level 1

16-12-2014 07:00 This event happens in a synagogue. The synagogue is in Brooklyn, New York. A Jewish student is in there. He is 22 years...

The smallest New Testament - level 1

15-12-2014 15:00 A company from Israel makes a chip. It is really small. It is like a square. Each side is 4.76 millimetres long. People...

Serial killer arrested - level 1

15-12-2014 07:00 A boy from Brazil steals things. He is around 15 years old. Later, he thinks about killing people. When he is 17, he...
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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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