Matthew tells us the Good News about Jesus (EasyEnglish)
Read the Gospel of Matthew in plain and simple English. EasyEnglish is an ideal translation for those learning English as a second language or for readers with mixed reading abilities.
EasyEnglish is a form of simple English developed by MissionAssist. This Gospel of Matthew is written in EasyEnglish Level A.
This version of EasyEnglish uses plain, simple English, written in short sentences using a limited vocabulary of 1200 words.
There are several levels of EasyEnglish to suit readers with different reading abilities. Level A uses a 1200 word vocabulary and Level B uses a 2800 word vocabulary and the latter is the one most used for Bible translation.
This book also contains a very helpful A-Z Word list explaining some of the terms used in more detail.
EasyEnglish is an ideal translation for those learning English as a second language or indeed as a resource for schools for pupils of mixed reading ability.
Matthew wrote about the things that Jesus taught. And he wrote about the great things that Jesus did. God had promised to send a special man. Matthew showed that Jesus was that man. Men killed Jesus but God made him alive again. After many days, Jesus went from the earth to be with God.