One player against forty - level 2
The International Chess Day was celebrated. In Kiev, Ukraine amateur chess players could play against the country's best player.
Chess is a wonderful sport. It can help develop people's intelligence and confidence. If children like chess, they will be able to use these skills later on in their lives. It is good if they start early. The youngest child at the event was just eight years old.
The game of chess is the oldest and most popular mental sport in the world.
Difficult words: develop (grow), confidence (when you trust yourself).
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