Rat scares people – level 2
A video captured a terrifying moment. It shows people on a New York subway. They panic because there is a rat on the train. The doors were closed, and the rat could not get out.
The people jumped on their seats and they screamed. A lot of passengers got off at the next stop, and they continued their journey elsewhere.
Difficult words: capture (film), subway (underground railway), elsewhere (at another place).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Are you scared of rats?
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 the answer in the comments.