Divers try to set a world record – level 1
Two hundred people dive in the Red Sea. They go 20 metres underwater. There is a shipwreck at the bottom of the sea.
Someone films the divers. The video is live on the Internet. People watch it. The divers want to set a new record. They want a lot of people to watch them on the Internet. The divers take underwater pictures.
Difficult words: dive (to go or swim underwater), shipwreck (broken ship), diver (somebody who dives).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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