Police car hits a car - level 1

Police car hits a car - level 1

01-09-2014 07:00

This happens on a motorway in England. A car goes the wrong way. This is a dangerous situation. The police must do something.

The driver of the car is an old man. He is 77 years old. He has dementia. Police decide to stop his car. They stop it by hitting it with their car.

The manoeuvre is a success. The car stops. The old man is not injured. One policeman is injured a little.

Difficult words: dementia (illness of the brain and memory that tends to happen to older people), manoeuvre (special way to move something), be a success (go well).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

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