Luke tells us the Good News about Jesus (EasyEnglish)
Read the Gospel of Luke 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 Luke 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.
Luke’s purpose was to write a good and true report of the life of Jesus. He starts with the time just before Jesus was born. He finishes his book with the time when Jesus went back to be with God.