Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Bloodhound Supersonic Car - level 1

02-10-2015 15:00 The Bloodhound Supersonic Car is not a normal car. It is part rocket, part supersonic jet, and part car. It can go really...

The new iPhone - level 1

02-10-2015 07:00 Apple launches a new iPhone. It is the iPhone 6s. People want this phone, and many of them just can’t wait. These people...

Internet for refugees - level 1

01-10-2015 15:00 Facebook is very popular. Almost 1 billion people visit it every day. Mark Zuckerberg created Facebook. Mark Zuckerberg...

Sinkhole at a campsite - level 1

01-10-2015 07:00 This news is from Queensland. Queensland is in Australia. A sinkhole opens at a campsite. Cars and tents fall into it....

People burn buses - level 1

30-09-2015 15:00 This news is from a Brazilian city. The city provides transportation services. Some people want better services. They...

Motorcycle wheelie speed record - level 1

30-09-2015 07:00 A new world record is set. A British stunt rider sets it. The record is set at an airport. The airport is in Yorkshire,...

Happy Birthday song - level 1

29-09-2015 15:00 This news is about the song “Happy Birthday to You”. Two sisters composed it in 1893. They composed it in Kentucky. They...

Man rides a bike on a rope - level 1

29-09-2015 07:00 This happens in the French Alps. A rope is between two mountains. It is 112 metres in the air. A man is on one of the...

Pope Francis in the USA - level 1

28-09-2015 15:00 Pope Francis visits the USA. He is there for six days. He meets with Barack Obama. The pope talks about climate change. He...

700 people killed at Hajj pilgrimage - level 1

28-09-2015 07:00 The Hajj is an Islamic pilgrimage. It is a pilgrimage to Mecca. It happens every year. Every Muslim man must make 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.

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.
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