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.

R.E.M.’s 10 best songs after Bill Berry: Daring, brilliant, underappreciated

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: intoxicate, nebulous, raucous, allegory, espouse.

The Trial of Hannah Arendt | Humanities

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: reproach, ironic, sardonic, middling, dissertation, befriend, animate, kidnap, deport, fabricate, superfluous, inexorable, voluminous, eclipse, obfuscate, inure, banal, allude, dimly, invert, mendacity, stray, transgress, anew, conformity, novelist, ideology.

David Axelrod faces his toughest challenge yet with Ed Miliband

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: witticism, intoxicate, callow, radiate, fractious, begrudge, stride, ironic, utopian.

Thomas Piketty Undermines the Hallowed Tenets of the Capitalist Catechism

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: pundit, contributor, austerity, stagnate, propel, orthodox, characteristic, rhetoric, perceive.

The Little Girl who Fought the Great Depression

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: chasm, privation, vacuous, banal, persevere, digression, imperious, squander.

The Bay is burning! Google Glass, techno-rage and the battle for San Francisco’s soul

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: squander, despicable, apocryphal, acute, misunderstand, precipice.

The Real Common Core Story

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: promulgate, dupe, denunciation, nefarious, retract, zealous, plead, fulmination, discredit, irony.

Students add Easter twist to dwindling Venezuela protests

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: convulse, accede, disciple, emblazon, sporadic.

The Failure of Desegregation

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: slate, ambivalence, rancorous, calibrate, disparity, conspire, recidivism, ambivalent, banish, betray.

Jordanian jihadis returning from Syria war rattle U.S.-aligned kingdom

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: sympathize, conflagration, tacit, coercion, ambivalence, alienation.

Obama, Abe to Battle Negative Images at US-Japan Summit

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: dissonance, embroil, obligate.

The Middle East War on Christians

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: obliterate, tyrannical, archaic, annihilate, decimate.

Obama, Abe to battle negative images at U.S.-Japan summit

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: provisional, dissonance, embroil, embolden, obligate.

Nigerian military: Most of more than 100 abducted schoolgirls freed

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: abduct, abduction, dupe.

Playing Putin’s Game - The American Interest

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: grotesque, paralyze, incoherence, existential, qualm, suborn, vigorous, ascribe, condescension, vindicate, infuriate, disengage, consequential, morass.

Witness: Nigerian Schoolgirl Abductors Pretended to be Soldiers

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: abduct, dupe, abduction.

For East Ukraine, Kremlin Alters Crimea Playbook

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: oppress, outskirt, evasive, feint.

Comcast's Enemy May Be Comcast

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: posit, attache, emergent, cornucopia, defunct, enjoin, pillage, demonstrable.

Bill de Blasio’s Great Experiment

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: intercession, middling, linchpin, stymie, fissure, retort.

100 Days Into Bill de Blasio’s First Term, New York’s Most Powerful Progressive Is Taking Big Swipes...

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: utopia, propel, ally.

The Google Glass Day of Judgment

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: perplex, magisterial, dissection, anathema.

For east Ukraine, Kremlin adapts Crimea playbook

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: feint, oppress, outskirt, evasive.

Saudi Arabia Tightens Curbs on Dissent Over Stability Concerns

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: sympathize, blaspheme, sedition, orthodox, atheism.

Rwanda & South Africa: Unfinished Journeys

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: impoverish, dispossess, opportune, omnipotent, interrogate, irony, vigorous, enshrine, dogma.

ABC News’ rightward lurch

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: second-rate, culpable, odious.

Tomgram: Nick Turse, The Pentagon, Libya, and Tomorrow's Blowback Today

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: autocrat, nemesis, drone, bulwark, writ, demur, slate, pitfall, factious, abject, fractious, kidnapping, kidnap, stifle.

How Not to End Violence in a War-Torn Land

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: archipelago, penchant, fiefdom, rife, slate, factious, fractious, coup, drone.

He Dove In and Did It

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: momentary, limp, epilogue, recur, conceit, redoubtable, facsimile, ascribe, omnivorous.