Pope Francis in the USA – level 1
Pope Francis visits the USA. He is there for six days. He meets with Barack Obama. The pope talks about climate change. He says that it is a problem and that we must solve this problem.
Pope Francis also talks to the Senate and the House of Representatives. He is the first pope to do this.
Difficult words: climate change (a change in climate – global weather), solve (if you solve a problem, you make the problem go away), House of Representatives (the group of people in the USA who make laws; the “bosses”).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about the Pope’s visit?
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