Boat in Thailand – level 1

Boat in Thailand – level 1

23-09-2016 15:00

A boat overturns in Thailand. More than a hundred people are on it. At least 13 people die. Many people are still missing.

Most of the passengers are Muslim. They are coming back from a rite.

Accidents like this happen in Thailand. The safety standards are lower there than in other countries.

Difficult words: overturn (when the a boat turns over in the water), be missing (if you are missing, people do not know where you are and if you are alive), rite (a ceremony, a special religious event).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

What do you think about this news?

How to improve your English with News in Levels:

 

 Reading

  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.

 Listening

  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.


 Writing

  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.


 Speaking

  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/
If you want to know how to learn English effectively, please visit www.englishrestart.com.
 

1) Watch this video about News in Levels

2) Practice your English every day for free!

We will send you articles from News in Levels every day to your email. You can stop them at any time.

Close