Boat in Thailand – level 3

09-07-2018 07:00

Ninety-three Chinese tourists, and twelve Thai crew and tourist guides were on board a vessel off of Thailand’s Phuket Island when it hit waves 5 metres tall. Other tourist boats were also caught up in the storm which hit the area last Thursday.

The boat capsized and 38 people have been confirmed dead. Divers are searching the wreckage for survivors, with 18 people still missing.

Difficult words: vessel (a large boat), capsize (overturn).

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