Ground moved in Taiwan - level 1

Ground moved in Taiwan - level 1

07-06-2013 06:00

There was an earthquake in Taiwan. It happened on Sunday. Cameras filmed the earthquake. There is a video of it.

One video shows some people. They were in a shop. Everything in the shop started to shake and fall. The people ran out. The second video shows two men. They were running on a road. The road was shaking.

Many things were destroyed. The roads were full of rocks. People are cleaning that after the earthquake.

Interesting words: earthquake (moment when the earth shakes), shake (move), destroyed (broken).

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