Snake in lettuce – level 1

22-04-2021 15:00

A man from Australia buys lettuce in a supermarket. The lettuce is in a plastic bag. The man brings the bag home. Something is moving inside.

The man and his girlfriend think that it is a worm. Then they see a tongue. They know that the animal is a snake. It is 20 centimeters long.

A hole is in the bag. The snake can get out. The man quickly puts the bag into another plastic bag.

The snake is venomous. It is very dangerous. Officials say that the snake travels 870 kilometers. It gets in the bag in a wrapping factory in another Australian city.

Difficult words: worm (an animal which lives underground and it has no legs), venomous (an animal which bites another animal and kills it), wrapping factory (a factory where people put things in bags or boxes).

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