Man finds gold coins – level 1
This is news from northern Germany. A man finds 10 gold coins. Experts come to the site. They have a metal detector. They find 117 more coins.
The coins are French, Belgian, Italian and Austro-Hungarian. Someone buried them after the Second World War
All the coins are worth 45,000 euros. The man cannot keep the coins. They are in a museum now. People give the man 2.5 thousand euros.
Difficult words: site (a place), metal detector (a thing which makes a sound when it is close to something metal), bury (to put under the ground).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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