Mount Sinabung on Sumatra – level 1

23-02-2018 15:00

Mount Sinabung is a volcano. It is on Sumatra. It is dormant for 400 years. In 2010, it erupts. It kills twenty-five people between 2010 and 2018.

This week, the volcano erupts again. Big clouds of ash go up into the sky. Nobody dies, and nobody is injured.

Difficult words: dormant (‘asleep’), erupt (send out lava and ash), ash (dust; a very soft grey thing produced from things on fire).

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