The dark web – level 1
The dark web is a part of the internet. Many people don’t know about it. It is not like the regular websites which we visit every day.
The dark web is a place where things people buy and sell things secretly. To go on the dark web, you need special software called Tor. This software helps keep your identity private. Some bad things happen on the dark web. People sell drugs and hacking tools there. They also sell personal information like email addresses and passwords. If you get strange emails or messages, someone probably sells your email address.
The scariest thing about the dark web is that some people use it for child sex abuse. This is very bad, and the police are working hard to stop it. They arrest hundreds of people last year.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What can people do to protect themselves from the dangers of the dark web?
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.