New Elvis Museum – level 1
Elvis Presley died 40 years ago. His ex-wife opens a new Elvis centre. Her name is Priscilla. The centre is in Memphis, Tennessee. Priscilla thinks that Elvis would like the centre. He liked sharing things with his fans.
The centre has many things. It has memorabilia, cars, shops, and two restaurants. It is 19,000 square-metres big. It is part of a $140 million building project to Graceland. People also build a hotel.
Difficult words: share (if you share something with somebody, you enjoy it together), memorabilia (souvenirs; things with a picture of a celebrity), Graceland (the name of the place where Elvis lived).
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about this news?
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 questions under today’s news and write them in the comments.
- Chat in our Facebook Group for 2 minutes. You can write about today’s news.