Very Fat Monkey – level 2

24-05-2017 15:00

Tourists at a zoo in Thailand left behind their junk food, and a monkey ate it. He became so fat that people started to call him ‘Uncle Fat’.

He is 26 kilograms heavy – three times the normal weight. A vet explained how dangerous the mass of fat is. In the end, it can lead to heart diseases.

Zookeepers placed the monkey on a strict diet. He eats only lean protein, fruit and vegetables.

Difficult words: weight (how heavy something is; how many kilograms are in something), lean (with little fat), protein (a type of food which is in meat, eggs, beans, soy, etc.).

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