Elephants like music – level 1
This happens at a zoo. The zoo is in Belgium. People want to play music in the zoo. They do not know if this is safe. They do not know if elephants are OK with music.
People test the elephants. Two violinists play to them. The elephants are not worried – they like the music. They even move from side to side to the music.
Someone films the elephants. He uploads the video on the internet. Many people watch it.
Difficult words: violinist (a person who plays the violin), worry (to feel sad and afraid).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Do you know other animals that like music?
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.
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- Listen to the news from today without reading the text.
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