Simple English Articles (CLB3-4)


Below you will find articles translated to simple English. If you are at the lower intermediate language level, these are for you!

We started with our 10 most-read articles. We will be adding more in the coming days.

Happy reading!

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5 most effective ways to support your kids adjusting to school

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“They don’t understand me, Mama! They don’t want to play with me.” This is what Fatima’s six-year old told her… Read more »

Too busy to learn English? Consider LINC Home Study

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Praba’s first weeks in Manitoba were a flurry of activity. There were seminars at Entry Program, career coaching at Manitoba… Read more »

3 exciting summer projects to hone your skills

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Want to make your summer memorable and productive? Stretch your creativity and practice your language skills by trying one of… Read more »

Participating in the Manitoba Election

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The province will have an early election this term. The premier moved up the provincial election to September 10 this… Read more »

How to disagree at work

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There is no progress in a workplace where everybody agrees and nobody disagrees. As American writer Walter Lippmann said, “Where… Read more »

Why you should join online forums

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Participating in an online forum is one of the best ways that you can maximize learning in your online class…. Read more »

Getting ready to bike safely

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After reading Bike safety for newcomers and knowing the rules of the road, it’s time to get the right bike… Read more »

Bike safety for newcomers

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Summer is here! It’s the best time to get on your bike and enjoy the weather. Biking is one of… Read more »

Which is better – reading a book or listening to an audiobook?

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I love reading! And as an English language learner, I find that it’s the best way to improve my vocabulary,… Read more »

Did you know that journaling can change your life and improve your language skills?

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What do Leonardo Da Vinci, Albert Einstein and Winston Churchill have in common? They all kept journals! In fact, it… Read more »

Speak better: 5 easy ways to improve your pronunciation

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Do you often get asked to repeat yourself? Do people find it hard to understand what you’re saying? Don’t worry…. Read more »

Travelling outside of Manitoba or Canada? How to ensure a safe and worry-free trip

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Going on a trip soon? Whether it’s for vacation, business or any other reason, travelling outside the province or abroad… Read more »

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