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 fast. People want to set a new record. They want to go 1,000 miles per hour. That is faster than a bullet.

It takes 8 years to make this car. It is a big project. Many people work on the car.

Difficult words: supersonic (faster than the speed of sound), jet (a fast plane), bullet (the thing which you shoot from a gun).

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

What do you think about this car?

LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS

News in Levels is designed to teach you 3000 words in English. Please follow the instructions
below.

How to improve your English with News in Levels: 

Test

  1. Do the test at Test Languages.
  2. Go to your level. Go to Level 1 if you know 1-1000 words. Go to Level 2 if you know 1000-2000 words. Go to Level 3 if you know 2000-3000 words.

Reading

  1. Read two news articles every day.
  2. Read the news articles from the day before and check if you remember all new words.

Listening

  1. Listen to the news from today and read the text at the same time.
  2. Listen to the news from today without reading the text.

Writing

  1. Answer the question under today’s news and write the answer in the comments.

Speaking

  1. Choose one person from the Skype section.
  2. Talk with this person. You can answer questions from Speak in Levels.