Strong Winds in Cape Town – level 1
This news is from Cape Town, South Africa. There was an event there. It was the ‘Cape Town Cycle Tour’. Thousands of people were at the event.
The people wanted to ride bikes. They could not. It was very windy. The wind speed was 100 kilometres per hour.
Some people liked the wind. Some were a little afraid.
Difficult words: was (past of ‘is’), were (past of ‘are’).
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