People in tomatoes - level 2

People in tomatoes - level 2

03-09-2013 06:00

This article is for people who really like tomatoes.

A Spanish town hosted a traditional festival called 'Tomatina.' 20,000 people from around 60 countries threw 130 tons of tomatoes at each other for one hour. And as some of the people said, it was amazing.

But then it started to rain heavily and so the people stopped and went inside. Well, at least the rain helped clean up the streets.

Difficult words: article (text), host (be place where something happens).

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