Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Train from China to England – level 1

24-01-2017 07:00 A train goes to England from China. It comes after 18 days. It is the first direct train from China to England. Many...

Hotel Under Snow in Italy – level 1

23-01-2017 15:00 A rescue team goes to a hotel. They have to go fast. They do not have time. There are people under snow in the hotel. They...

Dog Gets Stuck on Cliff – level 1

23-01-2017 07:00 In Utah, USA, a dog gets stuck on a snowy 50-foot cliff. Her owners call for a rescue operation to help her. A rescuer...

New Facebook Group - level 1

21-01-2017 12:00 Hello students, there is a new group on Facebook. This group is for all students and teachers of English who use...

End of the Circus – level 1

20-01-2017 15:00 The circus starts to entertain families in the 1800s. People call it “the Greatest Show on Earth” because it so...

Horse-Boarding – level 1

20-01-2017 07:00 A Russian man wants a new sport to try. He wants to make a new way to do snowboarding. He tries to do it with vehicles....

Ape named after Luke Skywalker – level 1

19-01-2017 15:00 There is a new gibbon in the forests in China. Its name is after Luke Skywalker. Luke Skywalker is a character in “Star...

A Plane Crash in Kyrgyzstan – level 1

19-01-2017 07:00 There is a plane crash near the main airport in Kyrgyzstan. About 40 people die.  The Turkish Boeing 747 crashes in a...

Skirt of Elizabeth I – level 1

18-01-2017 15:00 This news is from a small village. It is in England. The church in the village has a piece of cloth. People think that it...

Parkour is Official in the UK – level 1

18-01-2017 07:00 Parkour is a new sport. People also call it freerunning. Sebastian Foucan is the founder of the sport. You can see him in...
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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.


  1. Choose one person from the SKYPE section.
  2. You can talk about today’s news or you can answer questions from  http://www.newsinlevels.com/questions/
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