Level 1 - news in 1000 words

Leopards in Russia – level 1

28-07-2016 07:00 This news is about leopards in Russia. There are not many leopards in nature today. This is thanks to human activity. Now...

Man in a hot hot-air balloon – level 1

27-07-2016 07:00 A man is brave. He likes to do risky things. He climbs Mount Everest. He goes 16,000 kilometres across the Pacific...

Baby bird and boxer dog – level 1

26-07-2016 07:00 A baby bird falls out of her mother’s nest. She falls into a garden. A dog finds her. The dog likes the bird. The dog...

Human Trafficking in Romania – level 1

25-07-2016 07:00 This news comes from Romania. Some criminals kidnap people. They find them at places like railway stations. This starts to...

Superhero Window Cleaners – level 1

22-07-2016 07:00 This news is from England. Some children are in hospital. They are sick. Three window cleaners want to make the children...

Prisoners Save a Guard – level 1

21-07-2016 07:00 This happens in Texas, USA. Some prisoners are at a court. They are in a cell. They see the guard outside of their cell...

Sloth comes to a Town – level 1

20-07-2016 07:00 This news is from Peru. A man owns a business. He comes to his business early in the morning. He finds a surprise. A sloth...

Coup in Turkey – level 1

19-07-2016 07:00 In Tukey, almost 200 people die and over 1000 are injured. This happens when a part of the army tries to take control of...

Anger in France – level 1

18-07-2016 07:00 This news is from France. There was an attack on people in the town of Nice. People put down flowers and candles for the...

Hippos in Russia – level 1

15-07-2016 15:00 Hippos are aggressive, easily scared and very dangerous animals. People can use them for fighting. In Russia, however,...
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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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