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.

An Open Plea to Narendra Modi: Remove the Trust Deficit

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: abhor, disciple, travail, anathema, compulsion, degenerate, abyss, agitate, outlive, archaic, venal, decimate, succor, ironic, pedestal, despicable, unfortunate, perfunctory, dilatory, permeate.

Reviving America’s Nuclear Culture

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: incinerate, relegate, perennial, disengage, coercion, slate, apotheosis, existential, statecraft.

Beethoven Beneath the Monolith

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: reign, monolith, intrude, inexpressible, unutterable, allusion, defiance, flinch, oppress, pathos, hiatus.

A primer on where pope stands on gays, divorce, climate

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: merciful, contrite, denunciation, inhuman, idolize, enshrine, encyclical, inadmissible, archbishop, courageous, pontiff.

How Come Some People Believe in the Paranormal?

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: correlate, astrology, telepathy, fallacy, conjunction, espouse, intuition.

A Tribute to Oliver Sacks from Colleague and Friend Christof Koch

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: ocular, afflict, treatise, telltale, idiosyncratic, dispassionate, inductive, bequeath, dictum.

A Fall to Remember

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: accustom, sporadic, evaporate, ideologue, calibrate, testament, pontiff.

The Union That Rules New York

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: apogee, thwart, bequest, hone, burnish, lobby, reimbursement, correlate, acute, stranger, demolish, exaggerate, sanity.