English students and teachers all over the world use SAT Reading Daily as a great source of reading material for daily SAT / GRE English reading practice. Our smart software continuously crawls scores of news sources on the web, looking for the most well written news stories and commentary based on our proprietary English writing quality ranking algorithm, and brings them to you. Note that this is not a typical "test prep" site. This is for students who really want to attain mastery over English by reading better material on a daily basis.

In Praise of Gardens | The Los Angeles Review of Books

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: esoteric, obstinate, exemplify, barren, discursive.

The Smallest Coffins Are the Heaviest

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: cantonment, inroad, odious, ire, moratorium.

Book review: ‘The Son of God for the Secular Age’ by James Carroll

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: conjecture, scriptural, exemplar, divinity.

Turbulence ahead - Narendra Modi must shift the BJP's centre of gravity to governance

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: professed, extraneous, repose, inconsequential, necessitate, virulent, ghastly, grotesque, subterranean.

Why Is Ecuador Selling Its Economic and Environmental Future to China?

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: verdant, ravage, reestablish, invalidate, potable, modernity, redolent, partisan, decree, reminiscent, sanguine, refinery, prosaic, restitution, misdeed.

Citizen – Claudia Rankine

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: sinuous, fallacy, testament, intersperse, omnivorous, buttress, incoherence, predicate, emanate, incredulous.

Holy Terrors | The Los Angeles Review of Books

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: martyrdom, vignette, extant, preamble.

The New Chartres: An Exchange

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: liturgy, incense, votive, accretion, conflagration, epoch.

For Sale: “Your Name Here” in a Prestigious Science Journal

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: gastric, homogeneous, esoteric, statistician, slate, distraught, plagiarism, anachronism.

Ed Miliband must stop dithering - his party's future depends on it

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: prologue, dither, itinerant, belittle, tactician, evaporate, imbroglio, exhort, eclipse, isle, atavistic, ravage.

Albania’s Prophet of the Surveillance State | The Los Angeles Review of Books

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: feud, stygian, eschew, impinge, eclectic, foist, occult, apoplectic, peregrination.

Great Aspirations of the Iron Age

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: plaque, votive, pendant, inscribe, excavate, alloy, predominate.

US lawmakers press Obama to back Russian sanctions

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: tamp, subterfuge, unanimity.

India’s Love Affair with the Privatization of Everything

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: homage, sanctity, estrange, preface, delineate, machination, nameless, exonerate, belie, deport, appellation, rigmarole, emanate, fabricate, implicate, enshrine, spectral, warlike.

The Law Behind Torture

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: inhuman, dictum, torturous, analogous, euphemism, necessitate, outlive, intractable.

The Drivers of Syrian Radicalization

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: antithesis, nuance, conformist, repudiate.

In search of the ‘New Turkey’

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: manifesto, utopia, pious, ascetic, encroach.

Smotherers of Invention

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: invalidate, appellate, patent, knell, rudimentary, voluminous, litigate, circumscribe, arrogant, hubris, missive, stifle.