German tanks in Ukraine – level 1
For several months, Ukraine asks Western countries for help. Ukraine needs modern tanks to fight against Russia.
Last week, Germany says that it will send 14 tanks to Ukraine. Other countries have German tanks. They can send them to Ukraine, too. German tanks do not fight anywhere in Europe since World War II.
Other European countries want to send help to Ukraine. These countries are for example Finland, Poland, Spain, and the United Kingdom.
Russian officials say that they will destroy Western tanks. If the United States send tanks, too, it will make Russia very angry.
Difficult words: tank (a very heavy vehicle to fight), destroy (to damage something so badly that you cannot use it anymore).
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What will happen if Germany sends 14 tanks to Ukraine?
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.
Stock images by Depositphotos