Tattooed Santa – level 1
This news is about a man. He is from Brazil. He is old. He has white hair and a beard. When it is Christmas, he plays Santa Claus. He sits in a shopping centre. Children come to him. They talk to him about Christmas presents.
There is something interesting about the man. He has many tattoos on his body. Ninety-four per cent of his body has tattoos.
Difficult words: beard (hair on a man’s chin), tattoo (picture made out of ink on the skin).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Do you like tattoos?
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