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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #217(10/17/2006)

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< TASK 1 > Read the articles (1) to (3). And figure out which article they come from. Answer A, B, or C.

(1) A cemetery in Iraola, Argentina, has 3,000 burial plots set aside for fans and members of the Boca Juniors soccer team!

(2) "He really nailed the likeness!" Saimir Strati of Albania hammered nails into wood for 12 hours a day over 24 days to create an 86-sq-ft (8 sq m) mosaic portrait of Leonardo da Vinci!

(3) "Why is a banana tree not really a tree?" A banana tree doesn't have any wood and only lives for a single year! The trunk is made up of rolled-up leaves.

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