Policeman falls on the ground – level 2
Someone reported a burglary at a company in England. Officers came to the site. One police officer saw a van and went up to it.
He grabbed the handle, but the van started to move. The van went fast, and he still tried to hold it. He threw him to the ground. His head hit the road. The 34 year-old officer was lucky. He went to hospital and is fine now. Police investigate the incident.
Difficult words: burglary (crime of stealing), grab (to take something), handle (part of a door you use for opening it).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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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.