Boy’s Dreams Come True – level 1
This news is about a boy. He is five years old. He is from Afghanistan. He likes football and Lionel Messi. He comes from a poor family. They cannot buy a Lionel Messi jersey. The boy wears a plastic bag. It looks like the jersey.
People film the boy and put the video on the Internet. Lionel Messi sees the boy and he sends the boy a package.
There are two jerseys and a football in the package. One jersey is from Barcelona, and one is from Argentina. The boy is happy. He wears the jerseys.
Difficult words: jersey (a sports shirt), package (a box with things inside it).
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about the boy’s plastic bag jersey?
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