The Colour Run – level 1
People hold the Colour Run in Dubai. This is a five-kilometre run. More than 12,000 people run in it. Every kilometre, people shower colour powder on the runners.
The run is a happy event. People run and have fun at the same time. However, some people have problems. They swallow some of the powder.
Difficult words: be held (to be organised), powder (something that is like very soft sand), swallow (to eat something).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Do you run?
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