Giant Cyclones in the South Pacific and Australia

A level 5 cyclone called Pam has hit several South Pacific countries. There have been flash floods and very high winds in Tuvalu, Kiribati and the Solomon Islands.  A level 3 cyclone called Olwyn has hit the western coast of Australia and there are winds of 195 kph...

Fight at Darts Competition in Australia

vocabulary: darts (n), to break out (phrasal verb), fancy dress (n), chaos (n). Yesterday, at a darts competition in Melbourne, Australia, a fight broke out in the audience. ‘Mighty Mike’ van Gerwin, from Holland, was playing Simon ‘the Wizard’...