Tornado in the USA – level 2

11-03-2019 07:00

Alabama is a state in the south-eastern USA. A tornado there killed at least 23 people last Sunday on March 3rd. A few more people were injured.

It was an F3 tornado which can cause severe damage. F1 tornadoes cause light damage and F5 tornadoes cause the most damage.

Emergency services are trying to help people as much as they can. President Trump told people to be ‘careful and safe’.

Difficult words: cause (do), severe (very bad), damage (breaking things).

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