Graded reading, in the form of comprehension questions and answers, can help students learning English to put the grammar lessons they’ve learned into practice.
Find free graded reading examples here for all three levels of English: elementary, intermediate and advanced.
The origins and use of Cockney rhyming slang. Understand this mysterious language with our advanced reading comprehension exercise with questions and answers
The rise in popularity of the gym and fitness culture in the UK. Discover what influences our behaviour in our intermediate reading comprehension exercise with questions and answers.
What you need to know about the Royal Wedding on 19th May 2018. Read the facts in our elementary reading comprehension exercise with questions and answers.
Research gives hope to sufferers of Huntington's disease. Learn about developments in the field of dementia in our upper intermediate comprehension reading activity with questions and answers.
Big Ben returns to silence after New Year celebrations. Find out why this London icon is in danger by reading our intermediate comprehension exercise with questions and answers.
Boxing Day - what do the British do on this public holiday? Find out the UK traditions for 26th December with our intermediate reading comprehension exercise with questions and answers.
Queen opens record-breaking new Forth Bridge in Edinburgh. Do this upper intermediate reading comprehension exercise about the Queensferry Crossing including questions and answers.
From the invention of television to the world wide web, British inventors have been at the forefront of innovation. Read more in this advanced level reading comprehension with questions and answers.
What makes a Full English Breakfast so good? A brief look at traditional foods in Britain. Do this elementary reading comprehension exercise including questions and answers.
Lively British seaside towns - fun times and English skills all in one holiday! Do this pre-intermediate reading comprehension exercise including questions and answers.
How much do you know about the Beatles? Find out in this pre-intermediate reading comprehension.
Have you ever wondered why bunny rabbits are associated with Easter? Read this graded reader at a pre-intermediate level to find out.
St. Patrick's Day fun fills London around 17th March each year for a spectacular festival and parade. Intermediate reading comprehension exercise with questions and answers.