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.

A Mythology of Memory — Photo Essay

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: stratum, nomadic, dissonant, retrace, assuage.

Good Government, Bad Government - The American Interest

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: fortuitous, reciprocal, necessitate, impersonal, autonomous, agrarian, religiosity, infuse, yoke, assimilate, afflict, ale.

Speed Kills

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: modernity, conveyance, immaterial, transcontinental, trickle, recuperate, fungible, beget, preoccupation, obsolescence, transgress, repress, deleterious, implosion.

To Save the Humanities, Change the Narrative

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: devour, allegory, impervious, pedagogy.

Why this Iranian-born writer fears for America’s soul

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: perilous, juxtaposition, wallow, materialism, exemplar, harrow, agitate, burgeon, goad, preoccupation, unspeakable, humanist, underlie, venal, denunciation, utilitarian, feckless, philistine, lawmaker, stifle, discernment, epilogue, penchant, hyperbole, outcast, vagabond.

What we really talk about when we talk about religion

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: dissect, incursion, impel, fallacy, ascribe, obfuscate.

The end of the Old World: How technology shrunk America forever

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: deforest, subvert, immaterial, vacillate, rudimentary, parochialism, transcontinental, surmise, recur, harried, idealize, precede, homogeneous, heterogeneous, discernible, intersect, conveyance.

In new India, dissent is just a remote button away (Sunday Times of India, October 19, 2014)

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: perfidious, pompous, convivial, gratuitous, prophecy, drudgery, repugnant, irritant, debunk, loathe.

Nigeria, extremists agree to immediate cease-fire

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: infidel, furtherance, countenance.

Why Hasn’t ‘Big Data’ Saved Democracy?

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: proliferate, cacophony, determinism, homogeneity, percolate, pedagogy.