Fence Between USA and Mexico – level 2

18-04-2018 07:00

American officials came together to talk about the start of a new project to build a $73-million fence on the border with Mexico.

The structure is a strong, tall fence, but the government calls it a ‘ballard wall’. The structure is what it is, but the government calls it ‘a wall’ because Trump promised to build a wall.

The fence will be 9 metres tall in some places, hard to get over, through or underneath.

Difficult words: official (a person who works for the government), fence (something which is around an area and keeps people in or out), structure (a building).

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