Paintball in Afghanistan – level 1
There were wars in Afghanistan. People there are tired of the wars. They want to live happily. However, they have bad memories from these wars.
There is something which can help them. It is the game of paintball. In this game, players use paintball guns. The guns shoot colours. This is a fun game. You shoot, but nobody dies. It is a friendly game.
There are new paintball clubs in Kabul. Teenagers there like the game. It is getting more and more popular.
Difficult words: were (past of be), tired of (not like or want something).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Do you think the paintball will help the people?
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.