Boat in Thailand – level 1

Boat in Thailand – level 1

23-09-2016 15:00

A boat overturns in Thailand. More than a hundred people are on it. At least 13 people die. Many people are still missing.

Most of the passengers are Muslim. They are coming back from a rite.

Accidents like this happen in Thailand. The safety standards are lower there than in other countries.

Difficult words: overturn (when the a boat turns over in the water), be missing (if you are missing, people do not know where you are and if you are alive), rite (a ceremony, a special religious event).

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