New Supersonic Plane – level 1
Boom is an American company. It wants to make a new plane. The plan is to have a plane in 2023.
The plane will be supersonic. It will fly from London to New York in three hours. The flight ticket will not be extremely expensive. It will cost as much as a standard business class ticket.
This is possible because the plane will be 75 per cent less expensive than the Concord.
Difficult words: supersonic (faster than sound), possible (if something is possible, it can happen), Concord (a plane that was supersonic and was very expensive to buy a ticket).
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 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