Minion attacks – level 2
Minions were first introduced in the movie “Despicable Me” five years ago. Now, they have their own film.
People put a 12-metre-tall inflatable Minion in North Dublin. It blew onto a busy road and brought the traffic to a standstill. Thankfully, nobody was injured in the Minion attack.
Difficult words: despicable (very bad), inflatable (capable of being filled with air), standstill (a situation when everything stops).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Do you like minions?
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