Two Friends Like Golf – level 1

04-02-2017 12:00

Linkin Park is an American band. It is quite popular. The band sells 68 million albums. It wins two Grammy Awards. Here is a popular song:

Dave “Phoenix” Farrell is the band’s bassist. In a video, he talks about golf. He likes golf. It is his hobby.

He is also friends with a golf player. The friend’s name is Brendan Steele. He is a professional golf player.

Dave and Brendan play golf together. Brendan likes Linkin Park. He listens to its music. He goes to the concerts, too.

Difficult words: bassist (a person who plays the bass guitar).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

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