Leonard Nimoy died – level 1
Leonard Nimoy was an actor. He died last Friday. He was ill. He had problems with his breathing.
He was a famous actor. He played Mr. Spock. Mr. Spock was a character. He was on “Star Trek.”
Leonard Nimoy played other characters, too. However, Mr. Spock was a very famous character. People remember Mr. Nimoy as Spock.
Difficult words: was (past of “is”), breathing (getting the air in and out of the body), character (a person in a film or a book).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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