Japanese black burger – level 1

30-09-2014 15:00

Do you like fast food? If so, this news is for you. A Japanese fast food restaurant sells something special. It is a burger, but it is totally black.

The buns of the burger are black. There is some special coal in them that you can eat. Black pepper makes the meat black, and the sauce has squid ink in it.

What does this burger taste like? One eater said that it would be nice with rice.

Difficult words: bun (small round type of bread which is at the top and the bottom of a hamburger or a sandwich), squid (animal which lives in the see and looks like an octopus), ink (black thing which the squid lets out when it is scared).

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

Do you like fast food?

LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS

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

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 questions under today’s news and write them in the comments.
  2. Chat in our Facebook Group for 2 minutes. You can write about today’s news.

Speaking

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