Practise your English reading skills at your level. Reading and understanding different types of texts is a very important skill for all learners of English. Reading as much as you can in English will help you to improve your level of understanding of the language and it will also help to improve your writing.

Choose your level, from beginner to advanced, and start learning today by reading articles and stories. Whether you need to improve your English reading skills for work, for studying or to be able to communicate effectively with friends, you'll find practical reading lessons and activities to help you.

Decide how much time you have for your English today and choose a reading activity that you will be able to do from start to finish. When you do the interactive exercises, you can see how well you've done.

Good luck, and come back tomorrow to do another activity!

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Read about a wide range of topics in our Magazine section.

These materials are for intermediate B1 and upper intermediate B2 level learners.

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Advanced: C1
Magazine: The 2018 FIFA World Cup
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The FIFA World Cup is the biggest sporting event in the world. Which country do you think will...

Upper intermediate: B2

Read stories to improve your English.

These materials are for intermediate B1 and upper intermediate B2 level learners.

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Afel was twelve years old when he saw them. ‘What are those?’ he asked his uncle excitedly. ‘...

Upper intermediate: B2
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People often said that Thierry Boyle was the most boring man in the world. Thierry didn’t know...

Upper intermediate: B2
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