Shark and a Seal – level 2
Great white sharks grow up to 6 metres in length and weigh more than 2 tonnes. This summer, there were many sightings of them off the Massachusetts coast in the USA.
One video shows how a shark eyed its prey and jumped out of the water to catch a seal. It looked, however, that the seal was lucky and escaped.
Difficult words: sighting (an instance of seeing something special), eye (to watch), prey (an animal which is hunted and killed for food).
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about the shark and the seal?
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