Tyrannosaurus – level 1

28/04/2011 23:16

Tyrannosaurus was a big animal. Tyrannosaurus lived before 65 million years. It was 12 metres long and 6 tons heavy. The teeth of the Tyrannosaurus were 16 cm long. It killed animals but also ate dead animals. People saw the first Tyrannosaurus body in 1902. It was in the USA. This is the text for the video:

The mother is caught completely by surprise.

(caught = met, surprise = something new)

The Ankylosaurus has a very little brain inside its reinforced skull.

(reinforced = strong, skull = bone around a brain)

So when faced with danger, it reacts automatically and aggressively.

(faced with = meet)

Normally Tyrannosaurus would retreat but she will not abandon her young.

(retreat = go back, abandon = go away from)

The blow has cracked the mother’s femur and ruptured her internal organs. She limps away in agony.

(blow = hit, cracked = broke, ruptured = broke, limps = goes slowly, agony = pain)

 

 

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