Chocolate Thomas the Tank Engine – level 1
In England, master chocolatiers make something special for Easter. They make a big chocolate Thomas the Tank Engine. It takes them 250 hours. The replica is 140 kilogrammes heavy.
Thomas comes to a train station in London. Children and adults are happy to see him. A ‘Fat Controller’ also comes. He gives out chocolate eggs.
Difficult words: master chocolatier (a person who is very good at making chocolate), replica (a copy), Fat Controller (the person who runs the trains in the ‘Thomas the Tank Engine’ books).
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