Costa Concordia after 2.5 years – level 1

18-07-2014 15:00

The Costa Concordia was a big ship. It ran aground and turned over 2.5 years ago. Thirty-two people died.

Now, police go underwater. They film the ship. You can see the inside of the ship. Some things are still in place.

People will move the ship. People will break it. They will reuse the metal.

Difficult words: run aground (hit the ground and stopped), to be in place still (for something to be where people left it).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

Have you been on a cruise liner?


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