Police Kill a Man – level 2
An American man was on his way home when his car broke down. People called the police because they saw the abandoned car.
The police came to the car. They tasered and shot the man, who later died in hospital. Someone filmed the incident. The man did not have a gun, and he did what the police told him. He was killed anyway. He was an African-American.
The police say that the man did not do what they told him, but the video shows something else.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
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.