Reading for Beginners – Short Stories

In this section of readings for beginners we will share short stories that are very easy to read for this level of reading. Each reading has very simple questions that are easy to answer.

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English Reading for Beginners

  • Short Stories in English for Beginners

  1. The Bogey-Beast
  2. The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse
  3. “The Night Train at Deoli” 
  4. Ofelia shops
  5. Right or wrong – questions
  6. Reading about jobs 1
  7. Reading about jobs 2
  8. Reading about jobs 3
  9. Reading about jobs 4
  10. Sam-lee
  11. A lost dog
  12. At the restaurant
  13. At the train station
  14. On the telephone
  15. Shopping for electronics
  16. The language school
  • Easy Reading for Beginners

  1. Red, White, and Blue
  2. Try to Sleep
  3. Washing Her Hands
  4. A Thin Man
  5. A Piece of Paper
  6. Buy a New Car
  7.  Water and an Apple
  8. Cold Weather
  9. A Shot in the Arm
  10. Wants to Die
  11. In Love
  12. A Storm
  13. New Shoes
  14. Eggs and Apples
  15. Piano Player
  16. Work, Work
  17. Scrub the Floor
  18. Write a Letter
  19. No Job
  20. Start the Car
  21. Fly Away
  22. A Fast Driver
  23. Go to Work
  24. Melted Cheese
  25. Drain Opener
  • Reading Texts for Beginners

  1. A Clean Floor
  2. Trash Day
  3. Questions
  4. No More Apartment
  5. Fresh Fish
  6. The Shoe Shine
  7.  A Farmer
  8. A Place to Eat
  9. Wash the Clothes
  10. Bad Boy
  11. Fresh Salad
  12. Losing Weight
  13. Cancer
  14. His Leg Hurts
  15. Patty’s Doll
  16. Eight Babies
  17. A Loud Radio
  18. Two Aspirin
  19. News Every Day
  20. Poor Dog
  21. Drunk Driver
  22. The Runner
  23. A Paper Clip
  24. Dead Batteries
  25. Write a Check
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