Graded Reading 2017
Click to see all the articles from the 2017 edition of Graded Readers.
26th December - What exactly is Boxing Day in the UK?Written by Helen Burlefinger
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.
New Forth Road Bridge breaks records in Scotland
Queen opens record-breaking new Forth Bridge in Edinburgh. Do this upper intermediate reading comprehension exercise about the Queensferry Crossing including questions and answers.
4 Great British inventions that changed the worldWritten by Helen Burlefinger
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.
British food - Love it or hate it?Written by Helen Burlefinger
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.
Ready for a fun beach holiday? Want to practise your English?Written by Helen Burlefinger
Lively British seaside towns - fun times and English skills all in one holiday! Do this pre-intermediate reading comprehension exercise including questions and answers.
Remember your pants! - Top Tips for a UK TripWritten by Helen Burlefinger
Do you know the basic rules to make a success of your next stay in the UK? Find out with this intermediate graded reading comprehension.
2020 Vision: Tokyo OlympicsWritten by Helen Burlefinger
The Tokyo Olympics: Four Fascinating Facts to amaze your friends! Elementary reading comprehension exercise including questions and answers.
How much do you know about the Beatles?Written by Helen Burlefinger
How much do you know about the Beatles? Find out in this pre-intermediate reading comprehension.
What has the bunny rabbit got to do with Easter?Written by Barbara Wadsworth
Have you ever wondered why bunny rabbits are associated with Easter? Read this graded reader at a pre-intermediate level to find out.
What can I expect on St. Patrick's Day in the UK?Written by Helen Burlefinger
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.
How to make delicious pancakesWritten by Barbara Wadsworth
Have a look at a recipe for one of the world's favourite and simplest dishes – pancakes! Learn how to make them with this graded reader at an elementary level.
Can learning a language make you more intelligent?Written by Helen Burlefinger
Learning a language can have a profound effect on your brain, making you smarter. Find out how in this graded reader at a pre-intermediate level.
4 key advantages of being bilingualWritten by Helen Burlefinger
Speaking two languages rather than just one has many practical benefits. Let's see four of the most important advantages in this graded reader at an upper intermediate level.
Speak the local lingo - how to win friends and influence people!*Written by Helen Burlefinger
Love a language and boost your popularity. Find out more with this graded reading at an intermediate level.