Storm Kills in Europe – level 1
There are strong winds in Europe. They kill several people.
A tree falls down in the Netherlands. Two older men die. Three people die in Germany. One woman in Belgium also dies.
Someone films a shocking moment in the Netherlands. The video shows a woman with a pram. A tree falls down. Luckily, it falls right next to her. The baby and she are fine.
Now ten thousand homes in England have no power.
Difficult words: several (a few, some), pram (a baby’s moving ‘bed’), power (electricity).
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