Practice can improve your reading skills. There are magazines, stories and poems with activities for different levels.

A selection of recorded articles covering a wide range of topics. They are suitable for intermediate to advanced learners.

Indigenous Peoples
19

There are perhaps 370 million indigenous peoples in 70 countries around the world. They live on 20% of the world’s land, and they contribute 80% of the world’s biological and cultural diversity.

A beach
102

Imagine a beach: a quiet place, with only the noise of the sea and the gulls in the background. It’s a hot day. There is just the sea, the sun, and the beach: a little paradise.

Try our collection of stories and poems, suitable for learners from Intermediate to Advanced level. 

Stories: Scarlett
380

Scarlett is twelve years old and is trying to understand the world around her. She asks questions about everything, all the time. She also says that she already knows five languages…

Stories: A serious case
317

My friend is afraid of spiders. This isn’t very unusual; a lot of people are afraid of spiders. But my friend isn’t just afraid of spiders, she is totally, completely and utterly terrified of them….

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