Chinese President visits Britain – level 2
The Chinese president began his four-day state visit to Britain. The Queen and the Prime Minister officially welcomed the Chinese president and his wife.
The president addressed a gathering of politicians at the Houses of Parliament. He talked about how great the relationship between Britain and China is.
Difficult words: address (to speak to), gathering (a meeting), politician (a person who works in politics).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about visits like this?
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