Storm Kills in Europe – level 3

22-01-2018 07:00

Gale-force winds battered Europe on Thursday, killing several people. Falling trees killed two elderly men in the Netherlands, more than three people died in Germany, and one woman died in Belgium.

The powerful winds also left 10 thousand homes without power in the east of England. Someone filmed the heart-stopping moment a tree fell right next to a woman with a pram in the Netherlands.

Difficult words: gale-force (very strong), batter (hit, strike), elderly (older).

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