Are you an intermediate (CEFR level B1) learner of English? This section offers reading practice to help you understand texts with everyday or job-related language. Texts include articles, travel guides, emails, adverts and reviews.

Each lesson has a preparation task, a reading text and two tasks to check your understanding and to practise a variety of reading skills. Make a start today.

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Read the programme for a management conference to practise and improve your reading skills.

31

Read a flyer promoting a new gym to practise and improve your reading skills.

25

Read a travel guide about Bangkok to practise and improve your reading skills.

4

Read an email asking for help from another department to practise and improve your reading skills.

14

Read an article about how people at different ages use computers and smartphones to practise and improve your reading skills.

3

Read an encyclopedia entry on the Taj Mahal to practise and improve your reading skills.

4

Read some tips for spotting fake news to practise and improve your reading skills.

4

Read a blogpost about being innovative in business to practise and improve your reading skills.

7

Read an article about robot teachers to practise and improve your reading skills.

6

Read a blogpost about the impact of social media influencers in the business world to practise and improve your reading skills. 

3

Read a text about the legend of fairies to practise and improve your reading skills.

4

Read a review of the book 'The Martian' to practise and improve your reading skills.