Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Death in Theme Park – level 1

27-10-2016 15:00 This happens in a theme park in Australia. Four people are on a ride. The ride malfunctions. Two people are thrown in the...

Attack on Police Academy – level 1

27-10-2016 07:00 This news is about a police academy. It is in Pakistan. There are around 200 cadets there. People attack the academy. This...

Mother Whale Helps Baby – Level 1

26-10-2016 15:00 In Australia, a mother and baby whale are swimming. Suddenly, the baby whale gets stuck. Its tail is tangled in a shark...

Superhero Window Cleaners in Brazil – Level 1

26-10-2016 07:00 There is a children’s hospital in Sao Paolo, Brazil. The hospital wants to cheer up some of its sick patients for...

Nazi Weather Station – level 1

25-10-2016 15:00 Germany sends 10 scientists to the Arctic. They study weather there. This happens in 1943. It is during World War II. The...

Jungle Marathon – level 1

25-10-2016 07:00 This news is from the Brazilian rainforest. People run a marathon there. It is very difficult. The marathon is 254...

Scorpions on Nails – level 1

24-10-2016 15:00 Nail art can get extreme. In Mexico, there is a new trend. You can have a scorpion on your nail. One scorpion costs...

Philippines Leaves the USA – level 1

24-10-2016 07:00 This news is about the Philippines. The country has a new president. His name is Rodrigo Duterte. He wants a war on...

World’s Oldest Panda – level 1

21-10-2016 15:00 This news is about a panda. She lives in Hong Kong. She is 38 years old. That is around 114 in human years. The panda...

Cocaine in Panama City – level 1

21-10-2016 07:00 This news is from Panama. The police are digging in sand. They find 97 boxes. There is cocaine in the boxes. This happens...
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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.


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