Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Robinson Crusoe - level 1

27-11-2015 12:00 Dear students, we have great news for you! The news is about a book. The book’s name is “Robinson Crusoe”. It is about a...

Be safe with a selfie stick - level 1

27-11-2015 15:00 The selfie stick is popular. You can take pictures with it. You can also protect yourself with it. A combat sports centre...

Toxic water in Brazil - level 1

27-11-2015 07:00 This news is from Brazil. Two dams break. These dams hold water. The water is very dirty. It is probably toxic, too. There...

Astronauts are going to the ISS - level 1

26-11-2015 15:00 This news is about three astronauts. One is British, one is American and one is Russian. They are training. They will go...

Turkey shoots down a Russian plane - level 1

26-11-2015 07:00 Russia fights the Islamic State. They fight in Syria. Syria borders with Turkey. A Russian plane flies close to the...

Baby pygmy hippo - level 1

25-11-2015 15:00 In England, a pygmy hippo is born. It is three weeks old. It is doing very well. It does not have a name. We do not know...

France and Russia fight together - level 1

25-11-2015 07:00 The Islamic State attacked Paris. One hundred and twenty-nine people died in Paris. The Islamic State also destroyed a...

Charlie Sheen - level 1

24-11-2015 15:00 Charlie Sheen is a Hollywood actor. People know him from "Two and a Half Men”. "Two and a Half Men” is a TV comedy...

The Tasmanian devil - level 1

24-11-2015 07:00 The Tasmanian devil is an animal. It is a marsupial, and it eats meat. It can be 76 centimetres long and 12 kilograms...

Man has a new face - level 1

23-11-2015 15:00 This news is about a man. He is a volunteer firefighter. He wants to save a woman. She is in a house. This house is on...
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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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