Super Typhoon in Taiwan – level 1

16-09-2016 07:00

This news is from south east Asia. A typhoon hits Taiwan and East China. Eighty-six people die. This was in July.

Now, there is another typhoon. It is a super typhoon. It hits Taiwan again. It brings strong winds and heavy rain. The winds blow at 216 kilometres per hour. The typhoon is the worst of the year.

Schools and businesses must close. Many homes are without power. 1,500 people evacuate.

The typhoon is the worst on Wednesday. On Thursday, it moves to China.

Difficult words: typhoon (a tropical storm), was (past of “is”), evacuate (move away because of a danger).

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