Charlie Sheen – level 1
Charlie Sheen is a Hollywood actor. People know him from “Two and a Half Men”. “Two and a Half Men” is a TV comedy series.
Sheen is very famous, and he makes a lot of money. However, he has a problem with drugs. He also drinks too much alcohol, and he has sex with prostitutes. Because of this, his boss fires him from the TV series.
Now, people also say that he has AIDS. Sheen says that it is true. He says that he has AIDS.
Difficult words: TV series (a number of short films on TV), prostitute (a woman who has sex with you if you give her money), fire (when your boss fires you, you must stop working).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about Charlie Sheen?
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