Say hello to hoverbikes – level 1
A team of experts work on something really cool. It is a hoverbike. Maybe, it will fly near you soon.
The creator of the hoverbike can fly a helicopter. He knows that helicopters are very complex. They are also not very safe. He wants to make something better. That is why he works on the hoverbike.
The team has a smaller version of it. They are testing it currently. It can fly up to 45 miles per hour (72 kph).
Difficult words: creator (person who creates something and works on something), complex (too complicated), currently (now).
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