House in a river - level 1
A river in China started to be very big because it rained very much. Fields, roads and villages were under the water.
A man from one village was at home. He could not leave because the river was around his house. The river was very strong. The situation started to be dangerous.
Some people came to help the man. They threw two ropes to him. The ropes helped this man. He was saved.
Interesting words: threw (past of “throw”), rope (long line from textile).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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