Fast Longboard Ride – level 1
On the Internet, there is a video. It gets popular very quickly. It shows a man. He is 24 years old. He is riding a longboard skateboard. He is going down a hill. This hill is in Colorado, USA. He skates at 112 kilometres per hour!
The man wears a helmet and padding. However, you cannot see them in the video.
Difficult words: skate (to move on a skateboard or a longboard), helmet (protection for the head), padding (protection for the body).
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
Would you like to ride a skateboard this fast?
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.
- Choose one person from the Skype section.
- Talk with this person. You can answer questions from Speak in Levels.
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