Toxic water in Brazil – level 1

27-11-2015 07:00

This news is from Brazil. Two dams break. These dams hold water. The water is very dirty. It is probably toxic, too.

There is a lot of water. It could fill 25,000 Olympic swimming pools.

The water gets in the ocean. It is a disaster.

Difficult words: dam (a wall which holds water), toxic (dangerous to the body), fill (to make full), disaster (a very bad situation).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

What do you think about this situation in Brazil?

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