Man finds a Viking treasure – level 1

17-10-2014 15:00

A man from Scotland was a businessman. He does not work anymore now. He tries to find treasure. He found 322 coins this year. Now, he finds more treasure.

It is from the Vikings. It is from the 9th or 10th century. It is worth 1 million pounds.

Experts come to the treasure. They want to find more things.

Difficult words: was (past of “be”), treasure (some things which are historical and important), found (past of “find”).

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

Have you ever found anything?


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