Olympic Games in Brazil – level 1
The Olympic Games in Brazil begin. They are the first Olympic Games in South America. There is an opening ceremony. It celebrates Brazil’s natural beauty, history and culture. Three billion people watch the ceremony.
Some people protest against the games. They say that they are too expensive. They protest against corruption too. The opening ceremony costs 21 million dollars. In 2012, London pays 42 million.
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