Are you an upper intermediate (CEFR level B2) learner of English? This section offers reading practice to help you understand texts with a wide vocabulary where you may need to consider the writer's opinion. Texts include articles, reports, messages, short stories 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 a review of the film 'A Plastic Ocean' to practise and improve your reading skills.

10

Read a section from a short story to practise and improve your reading skills.

1

Read an email from a friend you haven't heard from for a long time to practise and improve your reading skills.

4

Read a scientific article about asteroids to practise and improve your reading skills.

1

Read an article about the different cultural expectations of a leader to practise and improve your reading skills.

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Read a conversation by instant messages to practise and improve your reading skills.

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Read a report on millennials in the workplace to practise and improve your reading skills.

1

Read about how the film Star Wars follows a pattern found in myths to practise and improve your reading skills.

1

Read about the Buy Nothing movement and answer the questions to practise and improve your reading skills.

3

Read about the sharing economy to practise and improve your reading skills.

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Read a civil engineering article about why bridges fall to practise and improve your reading skills.

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Read what four people have to say about their working hours to practise and improve your reading skills.