Fire in South Korea – level 2

09-02-2017 15:00

Four people died after a fire broke out in a shopping centre in South Korea. The fire started in a children´s play area inside the centre. There were no children inside at the time.

The centre is next to some flats. More than a hundred people from the flats immediately evacuated.

Difficult words: break out (start), immediately (without waiting, right away).

You can watch the video news in the Level 3 section.

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