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Ancient Italian shipwreck

A diver investigates a shipwreck

Rob and Chris discuss an exciting discovery of an ancient shipwreck off the Italian coast and what secrets it might reveal.

This week's question:

The UN has estimated the number of ships which lie wrecked on the ocean floor. Is it:

a) 3,000

b) 300,000

c) 3 million

Listen out for the answer at the end of the programme.

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Ancient Italian shipwreck

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Vocabulary

shipwreck

the remains of a ship which has sunk

vessel

a ship or boat

shards

small pieces of broken glass or pottery

intact

complete

amphoras

clay jars used to contain wine, grain or oil

fragile

easily breakable

retrieve

recover, bring back

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