Terror Attack in Egypt – level 2
On Friday, Islamic extremists attacked a mosque in Egypt. More than 235 people died from explosives or from the shooting. This is Egypt’s deadliest terror attack. It took place in the northern Sinai region.
Egyptian president El-Sissi condemned the attack on television and Donald Trump condemned it also on Twitter. Tel Aviv’s City Hall lit up with the Egyptian flag to show solidarity.
Difficult words: mosque (a building where Muslims pray to God), condemn (criticise something; say that it is wrong or evil), solidarity (when people show that they are with other people after something happens).
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.