World Cup Dolls – level 1

28-05-2018 15:00

The 2018 World Cup is in Russia. People are getting ready for the big event. They are making souvenirs for the visitors.

One souvenir is the Matryoshka. It is a type of doll. It is made of wood. Matryoshkas always come in a set. Each Matryoshka has a smaller Matryoshka inside it. There can be 5 to 30 dolls in one set.

The Matryoshkas are painted by hand. People paint the World Cup symbols on some Matryoshkas. Russians think that the Matryoshka is a good souvenir.

Difficult words: World Cup (when many countries try to be the best at soccer), souvenir (something which you bring home from a country you visited), doll (a small model of a person, usually a toy).

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