Two Record Climbers – level 2
Two record-setting climbers landed in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. They both returned from Mount Everest. One of them is a Sherpa guide who scaled Mount Everest for a record 22nd time. He is 48 years old and is already planning his next trip.
The second man was Australian Steve Plain who climbed the highest peaks on all seven continents in just 117 days. He is looking forward to going home and resting.
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.