Man, bicycle and big toys - level 1

Man, bicycle and big toys - level 1

25-06-2013 14:00

Danny MacAskill likes his bicycle. He is a star. He has a new project. It is a film. He used his childhood toys in the film. The toys are very big. He jumps on these toys with his bicycle. The project took him two years. It was filmed in Glasgow.

You can watch his film on YouTube. Many people watched the film. Its name is Imaginate. Danny is twenty seven years old. Danny did a lot of interesting bicycle tricks in his film.

Interesting words: childhood (time when you are a child), trick (special action which is interesting to watch).

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