Cyclist vs Bridge – level 2
A cyclist attempted to cross a rising bridge in Wisconsin, USA, and she got through the barriers but fell into the gap of the bridge moments later.
The operator of the bridge stopped it, and people ran to the woman to help her. She was not seriously injured but went to the hospital.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What challenges did the operator of the bridge face in stopping it when the cyclist was in danger?
LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS
News in Levels is designed to teach you 3000 words in English. Please follow the instructions
How to improve your English with News in Levels:
- Do the test at Test Languages.
- 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.
- Read two news articles every day.
- Read the news articles from the day before and check if you remember all new words.
- Listen to the news from today and read the text at the same time.
- Listen to the news from today without reading the text.
- Answer the question under today’s news and write the answer in the comments.