Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Dancing after midnight in Japan - level 1

30-10-2014 15:00 You cannot dance in Japan after midnight. This rule is sixty years old. This rule tried to stop crime. Now the situation...

Carving pumpkins underwater - level 1

30-10-2014 07:00 Halloween is coming. Two divers carve pumpkins underwater. It is a competition. The faster person wins. These people are a...

Lying man from Wales - level 1

29-10-2014 15:00 This news is about a man. He is from Wales. He takes £40,000 from an old person. The man must go to court, but he does not...

Goldfish beauty contest - level 1

29-10-2014 07:00 There is a beauty contest in China. It is not about beautiful people. It is about beautiful goldfish. Around 10,000...

Stuck cable car - level 1

28-10-2014 15:00 Here is news from Germany. A family is in a cable car cabin. It is 130 feet (40 metres) above a river. The weather is not...

Man with a knife in Manchester - level 1

28-10-2014 07:00 A security camera in Manchester films a man. He has a big knife. He wields it. People around him are really...

First real hoverboard - level 1

27-10-2014 15:00 A company creates a hoverboard. The hoverboard is like a skateboard, but it has no wheels. It hovers 1 inch above the...

Ottawa shooting - level 1

27-10-2014 07:00 This happens in Ottawa. Ottawa is a city in Canada. A man shoots a soldier. The soldier dies. The man then runs into the...

Saturn’s moon Mimas - level 1

24-10-2014 15:00 Scientists study Saturn’s moon. Its name is Mimas. It is 400 miles in diameter. The experts say that the moon is special....

Car is stolen in 30 seconds - level 1

24-10-2014 07:00 This happens in China. A man is at a petrol station. A staff member puts fuel in his car. The man walks away to pay. 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.

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