Statue Looks Like Doctor – level 1

17-04-2020 15:00

Rio de Janeiro is a big city in Brazil. A very famous statue of Christ is there. It is the largest statue in the world. The statue is on top of a mountain.

There is a special show on Easter Sunday evening. The statue looks like a doctor. There are images of Brazil´s health workers on the statue. There are lights. People can also see flags. They can see messages in different languages.

The idea is to show respect to Brazil´s health workers.  Also, there is a message for people. It says that people must stay at home.

There is a religious meeting during the show. The city´s archbishop praises the health workers. Their job is dangerous. They work very hard. They look after people with the coronavirus.

Difficult words: statue (an object from stone or metal that looks like a person or animal), archbishop (the most important person in a church), praise (to say that something is very good).

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