Regularly reading in English is one of the best ways of improving your level in the language. It not only improves your knowledge of vocabulary and grammatical structures in English, but the more times you see words/phrases and grammatical structures being used, the more likely you will both understand and use them yourself.

Below is a link to an article called 'Who doesn't have a tattoo? Body ink surges' which is right for people with an intermediate level of English.

Before you read the article, I recommend that you read the below 'Article summary'. Knowing what the article is about will make it both quicker and easier to read.

Article summary:

This article talks about tattoos. It starts by saying that tattoos are becoming increasingly popular and gives a reason why. It then explains the history of tattoos around the world. It ends by talking about how many people remove tattoos and alternatives to them.

Type of vocabulary used: Society, Fashion, History